Monday, June 17

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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


11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Learn the basics of gardening with Miss Sam and plant something special for your own garden! This program is full, join the waitlist! Ages 3 to 6 with a caregiver.


3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Join us all summer long and explore time and space from the comfort of the Teen Lounge. This week we'll watch Apollo 13. "NASA must devise a strategy to return Apollo 13 to Earth safely after the spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage putting the lives of the three astronauts on board in...


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library’s business book group will meet to discuss Liz Fosslien and Mollie West Duffy's No Hard Feelings : The Secret Power of Embracing Emotions at Work. The group will informally discuss the book from 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. and then network over wine, beer, and light refreshments. About the Book...

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Tuesday, June 18

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

What do astronauts eat in space? Test your taste buds with selections of space-approved snacks. Can you eat everything on the menu or will the selection be too “out of this world”? Food will be consumed during this program. Contact a librarian if your child has a food allergy. The program is full, j...


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Investigate how polymers are made by cross-linking molecules. Explore different properties of polymers using super-absorbent powders, squishy orbs, and stretchy goo! Ages 7 to 8. Registration for this program begins on Monday, May 13th. If the program is full, join the waitlist!


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Our popular discussion series continues with a line-up of stories especially selected to offer insight into the human condition and provoke thoughtful conversation. Please join us and share with other short story enthusiasts. Stories are available for pickup the week before each meeting.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for our monthly current events discussion group, facilitated by Mark Albertson. The system of checks and balances arrayed by the Founders was to insure, as humanly possible, the survivability of the Republic. As put forth by Madison in Federalist No 51, "But what is government itself bu...

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Wednesday, June 19

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

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


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Stop by the Library and create some out-of-this-world slime using a variety of glitters. Open. Ages 12-18.


1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

(2017) Starring Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy, Hunter Tremayne, Honor Kneafsey and Michael Fitzgerald; Rated PG for some thematic elements, language, and brief smoking; 113 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. England, 1959. Free-spirited widow Florence Green (Emily Mortimer) risk...


3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

What do astronauts eat in space? Test your taste buds with selections of space-approved snacks. Can you eat everything on the menu or will the selection be too “out of this world”? Food will be consumed during this program. Please contact a Children's librarian if your child has a food allergy. Ages...


Thursday, June 20

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.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Investigate how muscles and bones work together. Make a 3-D bone model, move to muscular music, and have a hearty laugh using stethoscopes! Ages 7 to 9. This program is full, join the waitlist!


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Poker is America's game, played all over the world for matchsticks or for millions of dollars. Lucky for us: it's a simple game to learn and can be played at any level of skill. Join us as we cover the basics and then play several different poker games including 5 card draw, 7 card stud, Texas Hold...

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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Members of Darien Library's Writer's Workshop and students from the Library's writing classes will present excerpts of their works as a means of hearing their work aloud. Afterwards, discussion with the writers will be made available so they may hear what listener's have to say about their piece. Fa...


Friday, June 21

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

As a part of our summer reading program, join us all summer long for our Out of this World film series! First, join us for the 1999 classic Muppets from Space. Gonzo is contacted by his alien family through his breakfast cereal. But when the men in black kidnap him, it's up to Kermit and the gang to...


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.


6:30 PM - 8:15 PM

(2019) Starring Matthias Schoenaerts, Connie Britton, Bruce Dern, Jason Mitchell, Gideon Adlon; Rated R for language, some violence and drug content; 96 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. A violent inmate takes part in a Wild Horse Inmate Program and bonds increasingly with t...


8:30 PM - 10:15 PM

(2019) Starring Matthias Schoenaerts, Connie Britton, Bruce Dern, Jason Mitchell, Gideon Adlon; Rated R for language, some violence and drug content; 96 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. A violent inmate takes part in a Wild Horse Inmate Program and bonds increasingly with t...


Saturday, June 22

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, June 23

No programs scheduled for Sunday, June 23

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