The Library is closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.


Monday, May 6

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Storytime for everyone featuring a short picture book movie. Open. All ages.


Tuesday, May 7

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Come get your blood pressure checked by a nurse from the Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County. A nurse will be here on the first Tuesday of every month unless otherwise stated. Helpful Links What do your blood pressure numbers mean? Track your blood pressure with the American Heart Assoc...


4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Come and explore a special topic in STEAM with us! This week's project will be Playdough Stamps. Children will create their own stamps by using playdough and different objects to create unique designs. Open. Grades 3 to 6.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library will continue the conversation on Woman and Alcohol with two opportunities to discuss Nothing Good Can Come from This by Kristi Coulter. Book discussions will take place at the YWCA of Darien/Norwalk. About the Book When Kristi stopped drinking, she started noticing things. Like when...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Chris Crowley, author of the Younger Next Year series, will be our featured speaker. Books will be available for purchase courtesy of Barrett Bookstore. Refreshments will be served. “It’s not just about aging,” Chris urges. “Do the things we talk about and you will become a radically more energetic,...


Wednesday, May 8

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

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


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Stop by and create a craft in celebration of Mother's Day! Open. Ages 3 and up.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Mother's Day is just around the corner! Come create something beautiful for any mom in your life and show her you care. Open. Ages 12-18.


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us for a four-week series looking at legendary directors and films shot in New York and Paris. Week 2: New York, New York: Part II Experience the “real” Manhattan from a variety of eras where filmmakers took their cameras, crews, and actors into the streets of the city that never sleeps. When p...


Thursday, May 9

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.


2:00 PM - 3:30 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.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project, CMP, on Thursday evenings in May for a new series on meditation! CMP provides opportunities for individuals and groups to learn about and engage in meditation and mindfulness. A rapidly growing body of scientific evidence indicates that medit...


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Co-sponsored by the Town of Darien, with presentations by The Nature Conservancy and Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, this event is a review the CT Blue Plan (a coastal zoning program and tool) for the purpose of gathering public feedback on the draft plan, which will b...


Friday, May 10

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Join us for stories, activities, and music! Ages 3 to 5.


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

(2018) Starring Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Peña, Dianne Wiest; Rated R for language throughout and brief sexuality/nudity; 116 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. Earl Stone, a man in his 80s who is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his b...


8:45 PM - 10:45 PM

(2018) Starring Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Peña, Dianne Wiest; Rated R for language throughout and brief sexuality/nudity; 116 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. Earl Stone, a man in his 80s who is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his b...


Saturday, May 11

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.


Sunday, May 12

5:00 PM - 6:15 PM

Every second Sunday of the month, Darien Library and pianist Zachary Saffa will team up to bring you a one-of-a-kind concert experience. Up-and-coming musicians will perform uninterrupted, followed by an open lesson for all to enjoy. During the Studio Showcase, you will see first-hand how music teac...

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