Darien Library's building is closed until further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak.


Monday, March 30

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.


5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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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...


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Enjoy a lively talk about the birds of the Northeast. John Root will share photographs and recordings of our region’s songbirds. Why do these birds sing? Root will the role of song in these birds' lives. You will also learn about their diet, social behavior, and other ways songbirds have adapted to...


Tuesday, March 31

9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Learn how Darien Library is protecting your health from the coronavirus.


4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
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Learn about the creation of the printing press before getting to print an image or story for yourself with our DIY press. Ages 6 to 10.


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
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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, April 1

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


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Songs, stories, and dancing help young children the opportunity to develop rhythm skills as well as new ways of learning, growing, and socializing. Inspire musical development in this fun and active musical class with Marcus! Walkers age 1 to 3 with caregiver.


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.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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This Month's Book February's book club pick, How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success by Julie Lythcott-Haims will focus on ages Tween to Teen. About the Parenting Book Club The YWCA Darien/Norwalk Parent Awareness and the Darien Library are partne...


Thursday, April 2

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


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Spring is always bursting with color. Before we know it, it will be here! This winter has been mild, and we can already see signs of an early season. From flowering trees, perennials and bulbs, it’s a magical time of the year. Whether you’re interested in something for inside the home or outdoor con...


2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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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 - 4:45 PM
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Learn the art of sewing by making your own miniature stuffed animal! Miss Catherine will teach the basics of hand sewing, and participants will stitch their very own fluffy felt BFF. Ages 7 to 10.


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Darien Library’s business book group will meet to discuss You're Not Listening by Kate Murphy. The group will informally discuss the book from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and then network over wine, beer, and light refreshments. About the Book At work, we’re taught to lead the conversation. On social media, w...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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In 1636 a tulip bulb in Amsterdam sold for the price of a three-story house, such was the demand for this new, rare and exotic flower. But it was only new for Europeans and particularly the Dutch who could not get enough of this exotic flower. They painted it, used it for seduction, traded it and sh...


Friday, April 3

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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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...


10:15 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.


7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
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(2019) Starring  Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-jeong Jo; Rated R for language, some violence and sexual content; 132 minutes; Presented in Korean with English subtitles. Meet the Park Family: the picture of aspirational wealth and the Kim Family, rich in street smarts but not much else. Be it chan...


Saturday, April 4

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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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...


11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
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Walkers (up to 36 months) and a parent/caregiver. This weekend storytime for families will include some of our favorite books, rhymes, songs and fingerplays. Open.


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 - 4:00 PM
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Introduction to Virtual Reality is a mini-course that introduces participants to the basics of building virtual reality worlds using HTML and the A-Frame JavaScript Library. Through this course, participants will build their own virtual reality worlds that are compatible with VR devices, including s...


Sunday, April 5

No programs scheduled for Sunday, April 5

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