Welcome to the
Derby Senior Center
293 Main Street Derby, Ct 06418-1938
Phone: (203) 736-1484 * FAX (203) 736-1486
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Weekly Activity Schedule
Painting 9:30-11:30 am and 1:00-3:00 pm
Whether you are just starting out or are an accomplished painter, come spend
some time with our painting group. We will be working towards having an Art
Exhibit sometime this year.
1:00 Country Line Dancing
Lynn Flanders livens up the dance floor with his Country Line Dancing Class.
Beginners are welcome. Everyone dances. Come join the group. No partners
9:00 am Bridge
Join our group of bridge players for some cards and social time. All levels
9:30 am Quilting Class
Join us in developing basic quilting skills and making new friends. Each year
the Quilters make a beautiful quilt that is auctioned for the Center.
11:45 Senior Café
Yoga is a physical, mental, and spiritual discipline originating in India. Come
join the Derby Senior Center and our certified instructor Sue Wall for this
natural exercise class.
10:20 Time to Get Fit
Join certified instructor Sue Wall for her low impact 45 minute exercise class.
9:15 am Mah Jong
Mah Jong is a four player game originating in China. It is similar to rummy, and
is a game of skill, strategy, and calculation. Come down and join our group of
9:30 am Pinochle
Pinochle is a trick-taking card game that is lots of fun. Come down on Thursday
mornings and participate in our tournaments.
10:00 am Knitting and Crocheting
Under the instruction of Phyllis Kosar, come down and join our knitting and
crocheting group as they make beautiful blankets, scarves, and sweaters. Many of
these items are donated to local charities like the Griffin Hospital and Homes
for the Brave. Participate in this wonderful group of giving friends.
10:00 am Tai Chi
Tai Chi is a Chinese martial art that is practiced primarily for its health
benefits, including dealing with stress and tension. Come down and join our
certified instructor David Chandler.
10:00 am Arts and Crafts
Put your artistic skills to use and join the group in making unusual crafts that
are sold in our upstairs lobby.
1:00 PM Zumba Gold
Grab your sneakers and head down to the Senior Center for an amazing work out
session with Lizz Petrakis. Zumba Gold is a party on the dance floor while
shedding pounds and toning your body! Beginners welcome! Dance at your own pace!
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