Building Hours: Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Monday, March 16

1:00 PM - 7:30 PM

IRS-Certified Trained AARP volunteer tax aides are available to local residents of all ages and incomes at no charge. The nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service is available to all individual filers regardless of income or age. Started in 1968 and, since 1980, t...


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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New time, same program! Join us for a weekly craft storytime. Read a book, have a discussion, and get crafty. Open. Ages 4 to 7.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Special Education Rights for Children with Behavioral Challenges: What to Expect in the IEP, FBA & BIP by Jeffrey Forte, Esq. and Dr. Solandy Forte The IDEA provides specific requirements for an IEP when a child’s behavior effects their access to learning or the learning of others. This program...


Tuesday, March 17

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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Come into the Children's Library for a delightful crafternoon! Celebrate the holiday with a festive St. Patrick's Day craft. Open. Ages 3 and up.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Test your food knowledge with Food Explorers! Fuel up with a homemade snack and dive into the five food groups of MyPlate with a game of Nutrition Jeopardy! Have all your foodie questions answered by a Registered Dietitian. *Snack will be nut free but may contain dairy. Ages 8 to 12.


4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Do you love movies? Join us for a month long exploration of film! During this series you will learn the basics about film-making from page to screen and get hands on experience in video production. From writing a script to acting in the final product, work together to create a movie masterpiece! Reg...


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project, CMP, on every other Tuesday evening in January, February and March 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 scient...


Wednesday, March 18

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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This storytime features books, rhymes, and movement activities. Open. Walkers up to 36 months.


2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Explore art concepts through a picture book lens, with a fun art creation session following! Ages 3 to 5 with caregiver. Open.


3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
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During the month of March, join the Children's Library with a special series of musical movies! Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, Elsa faces a dangerous but remarkable journey into the unknown—to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond Arendelle, in search of truths about the past. Run...


4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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Learn about the wonderful world of capture-the-flag (CTF) competitions with the DHS Programming Club. CTFs are fun online programming and cybersecurity competitions that anyone can participate in! Earn points by solving puzzles, and showing off your l33t skills. No programming knowledge is required,...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library welcomes back art historian Larissa Bailiff for a talk on German painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876-1907). In 2017, the Neue Galerie and the Museum of Modern Art co-purchased a 1907 self-portrait by Paula Modersohn-Becker, explicitly validating this early-20th-century German artist’...


Thursday, March 19

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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Join us for fingerplays, songs, and bounce rhymes in this lapsit storytime. Open. Pre-walking babies and a parent/caregiver.


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.


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

You’ve learned to play American Mah Jongg, and you’re hooked. Guided Play sessions offer the chance to improve your game, with instructor Donna Holt on hand to oversee play. She will be available to help with all aspects of the game: from choosing your hand, to guiding the group through any rules or...

Registration is closed.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Retirement is one of the most important life events many of us will ever experience. When to collect Social Security may be the single most important decision you make in context of planning your retirement. This is a great opportunity to learn KEY CONCEPTS you need to know BEFORE applying for Socia...


Friday, March 20

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

IRS-Certified Trained AARP volunteer tax aides are available to local residents of all ages and incomes at no charge. The nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service is available to all individual filers regardless of income or age. Started in 1968 and, since 1980, t...


10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Local psychotherapist Andrew Tepper will give parents skills to facilitate conversations with teens on difficult topics, and give participants an opportunity to practice their new skills. This event is a follow up If They Had Known screening from March 9. Andrew Tepper is an LCSW (Licensed Clinical...


10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
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Have you made time to play today? Explore collaborative play in the Toddler Room with your toddler. Meet other caregivers in this interactive setting as you engage together in creative play. Open. Ages 18 to 36 months.


3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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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 - 9:15 PM

(2019) Starring Marc Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins, Bill Pullman and Victor Garber; Rated PG-13 for thematic content, some disturbing images, and strong language ; 126 minutes; Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. One day, Rob Bilott is forced by a West Virginia farmer to fight o...


Saturday, March 21

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

IRS-Certified Trained AARP volunteer tax aides are available to local residents of all ages and incomes at no charge. The nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service is available to all individual filers regardless of income or age. Started in 1968 and, since 1980, t...


2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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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 - 3:45 PM
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During the month of March, join the Children's Library with a special series of musical movies! Gene Kelly stars as a Hollywood star of the silent era who finds his career jeopardized when he and his shrill-voiced leading lady must appear in a talkie together. Runtime: 103 minutes. Rating: G. Childr...


Sunday, March 22

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Have you always wanted to start working on your genealogy but didn’t know how to get started? Have you always believed that there are no records on your family? Do you wonder where your family came from? Was your family name changed “at Ellis Island” and no one knows the original name? Come and lear...

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