The Library building is closed through Wednesday, March 10th.

Monday, January 25

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Trial of the Century: Nuremberg. November 2020 marked the 75th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trials, which would not conclude until April 1949. This effort in international jurisprudence was an attempt to bring some sort of closure to a world torn apart by the globe's greatest industrialized war. War...

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Tuesday, January 26

7:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Disney trivia is back! Join us for for a celebration of all things Pixar and test your knowledge of their feature films, all your favorite characters, and even those quirky shorts. Participants will need a computer or tablet to chat with us on Zoom and download the Kahoot! app on their mobile device...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library along with nine community partners are proud to present a special lecture by an award-winning educator, activist, and scholar, Dr. Simran Jeet Singh. Can you imagine what it feels like to be so invisible that people don’t even know who you are? Now imagine how empowering it would be,...

Wednesday, January 27

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

We will sing, laugh, and explore digital storybooks in our virtual version of storytime. Birth to 5. This program will take place on Zoom. No advance registration required! To join us, click on the Zoom link at the start of the program at 10:30 a.m. If you need any assistance with Zoom, please email...

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Become an artist at home through this hands-on project with Miss Maria! Pick up the project materials ahead of time then join Maria on Zoom as she guides you in creating a polar bear craft. Ages 3 to 6. The program materials will be made available for each registered child at the Library starting on...

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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

Do you want to feel more confident when it comes to investing? Do not allow unfamiliar terms like “mid cap value fund” to intimidate you. The basics of investing are easy to grasp. This webinar is a great place to start to understand stocks, bonds, mutual funds, CDs, money markets, and the languag...

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Thursday, January 28

8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Please join Jayme Stevenson, First Selectman of Darien, and Cheryl Williams, Chairman of Darien Chamber of Commerce for a virtual "Breakfast and Conversation" with fellow business owners. Much has changed since we had our "Coffee and Conversation" with Jayme in June. This will be...

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Calling all plant parents! Have you ever under watered or over watered your house plants? Still unsure what type of lighting your plants need to thrive? Curious as to what causes yellow leaves or brown tips? Unaware of when it’s time to move your plant to a larger pot? Have no fear, Joy DiBiase, fro...

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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. This program will take place on Zoom. Participants will be emailed a link. N...

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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join Katie, Registered Dietitian from Food Explorers, as we make Sweet Potato Gnocchi for dinner! Turn cooking time into family time when you cook along on Zoom with us. This tasty recipe comes together in a flash, complete with a brown butter sauce from scratch! You will need the following ingredie...

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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Darien Library’s Business Book Group will meet virtually to discuss No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention by Reed Hastings and Erin Meyer. To reserve a copy of the book, please email Virginia at Registration is required for this event. Library staff member...

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Friday, January 29

No programs scheduled for Friday, January 29

Saturday, January 30

No programs scheduled for Saturday, January 30

Sunday, January 31

2:00 PM - 3:00 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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