We are closed on Monday, January 17th for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

For registration, book selection, reservations, guides, reviews and leader training contact the Book Group Team: Marianne Paterniti, Joanne Gabriel, and Pat Sheary.

Questions about Book Groups

What are Books in a Bag?
Books in a Bag are bags of 10 books that your book group can check out for six weeks.

Can my book group register with the Library?
Yes! Just register online. One or more members of your book group needs to be a resident of Darien. Books in a bag are available only to book groups that are registered with us.

Can I request a title for a Books in a Bag?
Yes! We ask that you work with us at least two weeks before your group needs the book.

But we really want to read the hottest bestseller!
While we try to maintain a current collection of hot books, if you do not see what you are looking for, please ask!

Can my child join a book group?
Your child can start their own book club with one of our starter kits. Check out the books for:

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