Monday, November 11

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Join us for week three of a four part series on The French Revolution. The Revolutionary Fervor unleashed by the colonists in North America seemed carried by the currents of the Atlantic to the bastion of Western Royalty . . . Europe. And in 1789, the Great French Revolution commenced.This series w...


11:00 AM - 12:00 AM

The YWCA Darien/Norwalk Parent Awareness and the Darien Library are partnering to create a Book Club to offer parents a forum to read, learn and talk together. Books will be chosen targeting specific age ranges: Early Childhood, Elementary Aged and Pre-Teen/Teen. Each book will have its own daytim...


11:00 AM - 12:00 AM

The YWCA Darien/Norwalk Parent Awareness and the Darien Library are partnering to create a Book Club to offer parents a forum to read, learn and talk together. Books will be chosen targeting specific age ranges: Early Childhood, Elementary Aged and Pre-Teen/Teen. Each book will have its own daytim...


Tuesday, November 12

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a two-hour workshop on how to utilize the most powerful computer in your pocket: your smartphone! Get hands-on experience learning how easily your "new camera" photographs friends and family. Participants are asked to bring their phone to class, ready to snap pictures. Seven Re...

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Discover where art and math intersect! Learn about patterns, symmetry, and famous artists who use math in their creative process with Stepping Stones Museum. Ages 7 to 9.

Registration is closed.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

National Novel Writing Month challenges writers of all ages to pen a novel (50,000 words) during November. Sounds like a boring assignment, right? Wrong! Tweens and teens who participate in NaNoWriMo choose the genre, characters, plot line, conflicts -- they have all power and control over their wri...

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

More than 300,000 Americans make a full- or part-time living selling stuff on Amazon. Over 7 million & over 2 million sell stuff on eBay & Etsy respectively. For small businesses, having a website is not enough. If you're not selling on the big online retail platforms, you're not reaching mi...


Wednesday, November 13

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

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


10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Celebrate our caregivers during Caregiver Appreciation Month after our Toddler Tales program with a catered breakfast, music, and library card materials in English and Spanish. We want all of our caregivers to know how much we appreciate them and look forward to a fun morning in the Children's Libra...


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Darien Library is pleased to invite caregivers of adult residents who are aging-in-place to join us as we take some time for respite in appreciation of the important work you do each day. The Caregiver Café is a monthly event designed for you to mingle with other caregivers in the community while en...

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Do you love comics and graphic novels? Learn to draw your own cartoons in a draw-along cartooning workshop with Soup to Nutz creator Rick Stromoski! Ages 8 to 12.

Program is Full


7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

(2016) Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Ki-moon Ban, Alejandro G. Iñárritu; Rated PG for thematic elements, some nude and suggestive art images, language and brief smoking; 96 Minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio meets with scientists, activists and world lea...


Thursday, November 14

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

Learn to needle felt wool with our librarians and make a fun, fluffy masterpiece! Ages 10 to 14.

Registration is closed.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for a two-hour workshop on how to utilize the most powerful computer in your pocket: your smartphone! Get hands-on experience learning how easily your "new camera" photographs friends and family. Participants are asked to bring their phone to class, ready to snap pictures. Seven Re...

Registration is closed.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Inspired by the Jewish Museum’s autumnal exhibition “Edith Halpert and the Rise of American Art,“ our talk will explore the fascinating life and career of this entrepreneurial Russian émigré, turned New York art dealer, who propelled American art to the fore, at a time when the European avant-garde...


Friday, November 15

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Join Miss Ann for a delightful afternoon of stories, activities, and music! A perfect activity for your little one after school. Ages 3 to 5.


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.


7:00 PM - 8:45 PM

(2018) Starring Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried, Kathy Baker, Martin Donovan, Gary Cole and Kevin Costner; Rated PG for thematic material; 109 minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Based on the best-selling novel by Garth Stein, "The Art of Racing in the Rain" is a h...


Saturday, November 16

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Miniature golf is coming to the Library! We are happy to announce the 6th annual Darien Library Mini Golf Event. It's $5 to play and each player receives a free hot dog. Players of all ages will putt their way through the Library on an 18-hole miniature golf course set up throughout the building. Yo...


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, November 17

No programs scheduled for Sunday, November 17

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