Fall I 2015 Registered Storytime

Read with us!
Read with us!

Brochures for the Fall I 2015 Registered Storytime Series available now. We look forward to seeing you and your children for our upcoming season of storytimes!  The schedule is below.

Click here to Register for the Storytime Lottery.

Fall I (Six weeks)
Register: Monday 8/17 - Tuesday 9/1
Session: Tuesday 9/8 - Friday 10/16


Storytime break: Week of Monday 10/19.


Fall II (Six weeks)
Register: Monday 10/5 - Monday 10/19
Session: Monday 10/26 - Friday 12/4

Registration is a lottery.  Each child can participate in one registered program per session. Parents will be notified by Saturday, 9/5 (Fall I) & Saturday, 10/24 (Fall II). 

-Register your infants and 1-year-olds based on their ability to walk

-Register children ages 2 and up based on their age by 9/2 (Fall I) and 10/19 (Fall II).


*Registered storytimes are for Darien residents, those employed full-time in Darien, or non-residents who are contributors to the Darien Library Annual Campaign at the $300 level or above.

 

We will also have some great open programs: Baby Laptime, Toddler Tales, and Stories by the Sea storytimes on the schedule as well!

Exciting Fall Releases in the Children's Library

Read Greg's latest adventure on November 3rd!
Read Greg's latest adventure on November 3rd!

Did you know there are some exciting new books coming out this fall that you can put on hold right now?

On August 18th, be the first of your friends to read Auggie & Me: Three Wonder Stories! Previously available as ebooks, this is their first time in print.

October 6th is another big day: the fourth Timmy Failure book comes out, and so does Rick Riordan's new series about Norse Gods, Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard.

And finally, on November 3rd, Greg Heffley's journey continues with Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School!

If you place your holds today, you'll get a copy of the book the day it comes out! 

Happy reading!

Stories by the Sea: September 2015

Stories by the Sea
Stories by the Sea

Tuesdays, September 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th at 10 a.m.

We're resuming one of our most popular summer storytimes this fall! Join us at Darien's Weed Beach Park  for a family storytime for all ages.

This program is co-sponsored by the Darien Parks and Recreation Department.

All ages. Drop-in.

T|E|A Room Classes in September

Open T|E|A Rooms on Tuesdays in September.
Open T|E|A Rooms on Tuesdays in September.

Tuesdays, September 8, 15, 22, 29

4:15pm to 5:15pm 

T|E|A Room Tuesdays are held Tuesday afternoons from 4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., and are open to children in Grades 3 to 6.

No registration is required for these classes.

For more information on the T|E|A Room and how to reserve the space, visit our T|E|A Room page, or contact the children's librarians at (203) 669-5235.