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

Monday, January 17

No programs scheduled for Monday, January 17

Tuesday, January 18

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Join us for fingerplays, songs, and bounce rhymes in this lapsit storytime on Zoom! This will be a two way Zoom storytime, which means if you'd like to turn your camera on, you are welcome to do so. Birth to 18 months with a parent or caregiver. Registration Information This program will take place...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library welcomes Dr. Katie Takayasu, author of Plants First: A Physician's Guide to Wellness Through a Plant-Forward Diet, a practical, sustainable approach for those wanting to decrease inflammation and improve their overall lifestyle balance. Dr. Katie works in Fairfield County and built Dr...

Wednesday, January 19

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Essential Earth Farm for a presentation on growing your own microgreens! Attendees will learn about urban farming, the nutritional value of microgreens, and make a microgreen grow kit from their own home! Register for Microgreens: A Nutritional Powerhouse About Essential Earth Farm Essential Ea...

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

We will sing, laugh, and explore digital storybooks in our virtual version of storytime. This will be a one way Zoom storytime, which means you will be able to see the librarian, but they will not be able to see you. Ages 1 to 5. This program will take place on Zoom. No advance registration required...

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Create a special light-up card to celebrate the annual birthday of the Library and our generous donor, Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Participants can pick up their activity kit from the Children's Library starting on Friday, January 14th. For ages 9-13 This program will take place on Zoom. We will email all...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Based on a book by James Lapine, Stephen Sondheim’s "Sunday in the Park with George" revolves around a character loosely based on the French Pointillist George Seurat. Premiering in 1984, the musical won many accolades, including Tony, Drama Desk, and Olivier Awards. Like many other Sondhe...

Thursday, January 20

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. Register for this creative program Registration Information Need help regist...

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library and Barrett Bookstore welcome Author Gina Hamadey, I Want To Thank You: How a Year of Gratitude Can Bring Joy and Meaning in a Disconnected World and Author A.J. Jacobs of Thanks A Thousand: A Gratitude Journey. Register for An Attitude for Gratitude with Gina Hamadey and A.J. Jacobs...

Friday, January 21

No programs scheduled for Friday, January 21

Saturday, January 22

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Location, Location, Location: Putting Your Ancestors in Their Place Please join the Darien Library and Middlesex Genealogical Society for a genealogy lecture. Locality research is key to making progress in genealogy research. An understanding of the history, geography, records, and repositories for...

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Families are invited to celebrate this annual birthday of our library building and our generous donor, Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Though we can't celebrate in person, we will keep our tradition alive with a virtual celebration! This year, we will be designing our own stuffed animals then everyone will pu...

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Sunday, January 23

No programs scheduled for Sunday, January 23