Fizz, Boom, Read: The Science Genie
The Children’s Museum of West Hartford will bring science to life in this dynamic program exploring lasers, combustion, and weird science through experimentation.
Ages 5 to 12
Thursday, June 19
4:15 to 5:15 p.m.
Louise Parker Berry Community Room
Tickets distributed 15 minutes prior to the program. Space is limited.

Stories by the Sea
A family storytime for all ages at Darien’s Weed Beach Park. 
This program is co-sponsored by the Darien Parks and Recreation Department.
All ages
Tuesdays, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
July 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th 

Hip Hop Dimensions
This diverse collection of dancers with raw talent in Hip Hop and Break Dancing will electrify the audience while inspiring youth to think of dancing as a positive outlet for artistic expression.
Ages 5 to 12
Thursday, July 10
3 to 4 p.m.
Louise Parker Berry Community Room
Tickets distributed 15 minutes prior to the program. Space is limited.

Scott Jameson - Theatrical Magic and Juggling 
Scott’s family-friendly brand of magic will delight children and their parents.
The show features juggling, mime, and a performance on an ancient Aboriginal instrument.
Grades K to 6
Thursday, July 17
3 to 4 p.m.
Louise Parker Berry Community Room
Tickets distributed 15 minutes prior to the program. Space is limited.

Zoology
Animal Embassy will bring the scientific study of zoology to life with incredible live Animal Ambassadors. With this interactive, educational, and entertaining program, library patrons will meet a variety of animals from around the world, representing numerous habitats and classifications.
Ages 5 to 12
Thursday, July 31
3 to 4 p.m.
Louise Parker Berry Community Room
Tickets distributed 15 minutes prior to the program. Space is limited.

Stories by the Pond
A storytelling program for families at Darien’s Tilley Pond Park. This program is co-sponsored by the Darien Parks and Recreation Department.
All ages
Tuesdays, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
August 5 and 12

Bending Gravity
Eric Girardi has been professionally performing object manipulation for over 15 years as a world-ranked yo-yo player, 5 ball juggler, world-class top spinner, diaboloist, contact juggler (up to 8 balls), devilstick player, poi spinner, stilt-walker, fire entertainer, and an artist of over 15 circus skills.
Grades K to 5
Tuesday, August 19
3 to 4 p.m.
Louise Parker Berry Community Room
Tickets distributed 15 minutes prior to the program. Space is limited.