We are closed on Thursday for Thanksgiving.


Monday, November 9

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Your little Yoginis will be introduced to Yoga through movement and positive affirmations with teacher Talita Moss. Stretch and pose your way into a peaceful afternoon with your whole family! Ages 4 to 7. This program will take place on Zoom. We will email all participants the Zoom room link. If you...

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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Please join Mark Nunan for a two-part series about two major influences in the history of New York City. Building New York: Robert Moses- Master Builder and Politician of New York Robert Moses made an indelible impression on New York City and State, and more broadly, influenced the national debate r...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Life’s celebrations may look different, but your words of love and encouragement are now remembered and appreciated even more. Whether you are attending a small wedding ceremony or holiday meal in-person or virtually, it is important to share a gift from your heart. Toastmaster, Amy Chiu and Wes Man...

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Tuesday, November 10

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Enjoy hands-on learning through music, Spanish, and dancing with Rockabye Beats! Their Spanish infused songs aren't watered down or one-note, but rather they're catchy and fun, and very often make you want to dance the cha cha cha. No matter your age, their original music is enjoyable for the whole...

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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Please join us for a virtual film screening of "Hometown Habitat: Stories of Bringing Nature Home." This 90-minute documentary demonstrates how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local ecosystems. Co-sponsors Darien Library is proud to co-sponsor this event...

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6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

Come chat about anything that's keeping you occupied during quarantine and grab some recommendations from other teens. Books, movies, TV recommendations and more -- we want to hear about your favorite stuff! Bonus! The days before the program, you can stop by to pick up some snacks to enjoy while we...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Parents know that young people face an increasingly complex financial world, but they may not know where to start when it comes to financial literacy. Kristen Jacks, author of Money in Your Twenties, will point parents and teens in the right direction in this lively webinar, Where to Get Started wi...


Wednesday, November 11

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Shapes galore! We'll explore different shapes through songs and rhymes in this week's program with your favorite librarians. We will sing, laugh, and explore digital storybooks in our virtual version of storytime. Birth to 5. Registration Information This program will take place on Zoom. We will ema...

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11:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Join Megan, Registered Dietitian from Food Explorers, to make Sweet Potato Gnocchi with a Brown Butter Sauce! This tasty recipe comes together in a flash, and you’ll have the chance to ask Megan any food or nutrition-related questions you may have. Recipe 1 pound of fresh sweet potato, 1 cup ricotta...

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3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Become an artist at home through this guided project with Miss Maria! Pick up the project materials ahead of time, then join Maria on Zoom as she guides you in creating a fall mosaic with dried beans. Ages 3 to 5. The program materials will be made available for each registered child at the Library...

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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Can't make it to our morning storytime? You can still sing, laugh, and explore digital storybooks with your favorite librarians at a more convenient time for your family with a Zoom recording of our morning storytime. The link will be accessible for one week until our next live storytime. Birth to 5...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

With so many dishes on the Thanksgiving menu, selecting a wine can be overwhelming. David Wagner, proprietor of SipStirs, will guide you with your holiday wine selection. He will be joined by Mary Taylor, wine importer, who will share her wealth of knowledge and top picks. Reed Collyer, owner of Col...

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Thursday, November 12

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Learn how to bring autumn's beauty to your dining table. Join Jaime, The Gardener’s Center’s florist, for a fall-inspired floral demo with tips and ideas to create a warm and inviting holiday tablescape. Registration Information Not a member of Darien Library, or need help registering? Email Adult P...

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2:00 PM - 4:00 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. Registration Information Need help registering? Email sijams@darienlibrary.o...

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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Learn how technology professionals solve everyday problems with various programming Languages as well as create the apps and programs we use everyday! Explore how different programming languages are used and follow along with a Happy Code Club instructor to try out projects in this short series from...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This Month's Book November's book club pick is The Kids Are in Bed: Finding Time for Yourself in the Chaos of Parenting by Rachel Bertsche. How to Join Register for the Parenting Book Club by clicking on the registration button below. You may borrow the book from the Library by placing a hold for t...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library and Museum of Darien welcomes Allegra di Bonaventura as she discusses her book, For Adam’s Sake. “Di Bonaventura’s lucid prose sometimes reaches something close to poetry… [Her] portrayal of Yankee slavery is acute and sensitive, without being sentimental…. In telling the Jacksons’ s...

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Friday, November 13

No programs scheduled for Friday, November 13


Saturday, November 14

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Join Ingrid Schaeffer in this virtual theater workshop as children act out the story of The Little Old Lady Who Wasn't Afraid of Anything by Linda Williams. Play improvisation games and hear the story before children get dressed up to act it out. All you need to participate is an active imagination!...

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Real Talk is back! This month the teens of Teens Teach Activism will be talking about community-building and how to become a teen activist. This event is perfect for teens who want to get involved in a supportive community and engage in a discussion about being an activist as a teen in Darien. Pleas...


Sunday, November 15

No programs scheduled for Sunday, November 15