Saturday, June 29th at 7:30 p.m.
Darien High School
Twenty finalists have been selected to compete for this year's "Darien's Got Talent" show. View the contestants. Judging the finals will be Broadway producer Ed Schloss, former prima ballerina Barbara Goldsmith, Broadway director BT McNicholl, LA talent agent Ceci Kurzman, and award-winning composer, Cristina Spinei. The evening’s MC is Matthew Poretta.
Tickets are $35 for adults and $20 for students and children. For $125, premium seating is available as well as access to the pre-events reception. Purchase tickets online.
The DAC’s “Darien’s Got Talent” is a fund-raising event for the nonprofit organization, which offers educational programming in dance, visual arts, theatre and music, as well as special events and live theatre productions by DAC Stage. Proceeds from the event, as well as private donations, grants, tuition fees and ticket sales, go toward funding these creative endeavors and help continue the ongoing efforts of the DAC.
Founded in 1975, the Darien Arts Center (DAC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing visual and performing arts programs and events for the community. The DAC offers educational programs in Dance, Visual Arts, Music & Theatre, & special events & live theatre performances by DAC Stage. Private donations, grants, tuition fees & ticket sales fund the DAC, which is located at 2 Renshaw Road, behind the Town Hall. For further information, call (203) 655-8683 or visit arts.darien.org.
The Darien Library’s Senior Advisory Board is very excited to present a Community Bulletin Board for local events and notices. The Board can be found to the left of the Welcome Desk -- just past the desk. If you would like to bring in a community-focused flyer for the Board, please bring it to a staff member at the Welcome Desk.
Monday, June 24th from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Need to update your voter information or register to vote in Darien? Then stop by the pop-up voter registration booth at the Library! The registration drive is being held by the Town Registrars of Voters, Kathy Hammel. You can update your voter registration to change your name, address, party affliliation, and more, or register for the first time.
Other upcoming registration dates at the Library:
The 8th Annual Darien Collector’s Car Show will be held at Tilley Pond Park at the corner of Lakeside and West Avenues in Darien, CT, on Father’s Day, June 16, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Over 120 premium vintage and modern, high-performance cars will be on display. All ages welcome for this fun Father’s Day event. Admission is $5.00. Children under 6 are free. The Darien Lion’s Club will be selling hot dogs and hamburgers. Rain date is June 24. Free parking available in the commuter parking lots. More information at: dariencollectorscarshow.com and tel: 203-912-8720. All net proceeds will benefit Aging in Place+Gallivant, a nonprofit 501(c)3, which helps Darien seniors remain in their homes and community as they age.
Show sponsors are: Darien BMW, Collectors Car Garage in Bedford Hills, GPNY in Mt Kisco and Automotive Restorations Inc. in Stratford.
Wednesday, June 19th from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
In the Community Room
Join State Representative Terrie Wood for a discussion on the major pieces of legislation considered during the 2013 session. The event is open to the public.
For more information, call 1-800-842-1421.
Come to a free foreclosure prevention clinic to learn how to save your home from foreclosure. The clinics offer homeowners the opportunity to hear about the foreclosure process by an attorney from CT Fair Housing. In addition, a representative from the department of banking will talk about programs available to homeowners within CT and a court appointed mediator describes the mediation process within the judicial system.
Homeowners may also talk with an attorney or paralegal to discuss their particular situation.
View the flyer to view the locations and dates of clinics.
Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Are you hungry for some fresh, local, and delicious food? Then come join us for the kick-off of the farmers' market season on Wednesday, May 29th! We are located at 25 Old Kings Highway North which is in the Goodwives Shopping Center parking lot. Neither rain or heat will keep the farmers away.
For more information, please visit the Darien Farmers' Market website.