Monday, December 18

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Looking for something to do when it's cold outside? Bring a snack and cozy up in the Community Room with some picture book movies! Open. Walkers with a parent or caregiver.


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Get messy with the Children’s Librarians and craft the afternoon away. Open. Ages 3 and up.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Unwrapped presents cluttering every square corner of your home? Take the stress out of wrapping gifts by doing it in the shared company of others! We'll provide the supplies, smooth music, and snacks. All you need to bring is a pile of unwrapped presents and some friendly chatter. Whether you're ce...


Tuesday, December 19

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Did the holiday season sneak up on you? Stop by the library to make last minute gifts for your friends and family! Open. Ages 12 - 18.


6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Do you ever wonder what your stuffed animals do while you're asleep? Join the librarians for our annual storytime with your stuffed animal and we will stay up late to find out just what adventures your stuffed animals have at night! *Owners may pick up any stuffed animals that stay the night with us...

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Wednesday, December 20

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This storytime features books, rhymes, and movement activities. Open. Walkers up to 36 months.


1:30 PM - 3:45 PM

(1946) Starring James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers; Rated PG for thematic elements, smoking and some violence; 130 minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. A banker learns what life would have been like without him in this holiday classic. F...


4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Come and explore a special topic in STEAM with us! This week's project will be Galaxy Ornaments. Participants will experiment with oil and food coloring to create miniature galaxies. Open. Grades 3 to 6.


4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Escape the cold and enjoy a holiday movie and some cocoa at Darien Library. This week's movie is The Muppet Christmas Carol. The Muppet characters tell their version of the classic tale of an old and bitter miser's redemption on Christmas Eve. Rated PG, 85 minutes. Open. Ages 12 - 18.


6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Each month, we will be reading one of the 2018 Nutmeg Book Award Intermediate Nominees. Be prepared to enjoy delicious pizza, games, and trivia. This month's book will be: A Whole New Ballgame by Phil Bildner. Grades 4 to 6.

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Each day brings a breaking news story of sexual misconduct. Whether from those in the entertainment industry, tech, or politics, sexual misconduct touches every industry and every community. Join the Center for Sexual Assault Crisis Counseling and Education for a conversation on the differences of s...


Thursday, December 21

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Pre-walking babies and a parent/caregiver. Join us for fingerplays, songs, and bounce rhymes in this lapsit storytime. Open.


11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Everyone will be laughing all the way as we sing old and new holiday songs with our jolly librarians! Open. Ages 3 and up.


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Calling all fiber artists! Whether you're a casual knitter, an expert crocheter, or dabble in loom weaving, join us as we create and chat. Bring your projects, get tips, and learn from one another. All skill levels welcome.


4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Join us for a weekly craft storytime. Read a book, have a discussion, and get crafty! Open. Ages 4 to 7.


Friday, December 22

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Love to play video games at the Library? Stop by on Friday afternoons to try out our games with your friends. Ages 12 - 18.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our latest Artist on View, Allesandra Macbeth Mossa, for an art reception featuring drinks, fine art, and good friends. Mossa's latest show is entitled "Reflections: a series of observations, experiences, and creations." The show runs through January 30th.


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

(2017) Starring Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith, Adeel Akhtar; Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements and language; 112 minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim. For m...


8:45 PM - 10:45 PM

(2017) Starring Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith, Adeel Akhtar; Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements and language ; 112 minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim. For...


Saturday, December 23

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Are you a Lego fan? Let's build something together! Stop by every Saturday to participate in collaborative Lego building with other kids. Open. Ages 5 and up.


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

During the month of December, enjoy a series of films that focus on winter with the Children's Library. The whole family will enjoy these animated classics, "How The Grinch Stole Christmas" and "A Charlie Brown Christmas"! Based on a holiday classic by Dr. Seuss, "How The Gr...


Sunday, December 24

No programs scheduled for Sunday, December 24

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