We are open normal hours.


Monday, April 5

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Need to upgrade your technology skills? The Darien Library and SCORE present a 5-part webinar series to bring you up to speed on the tools you need to succeed both in and outside your office. Is technology taking control of your life and home? In this webinar, parents will learn tips, tricks, re...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

You are invited to join the first in a series of civic conversations taking place in towns across Fairfield County, presented by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation. Each local discussion will focus on the future: what experts are predicting, what demographics and statistics indicate for the com...


Tuesday, April 6

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Are you looking to start a new hobby or craving a creative outlet? Museum of Darien and Darien Library are excited to offer a five-session quilting workshop. During this series, Textile Artist, Meg Mooar will walk us through the steps to create a unique sampler quilt featuring four traditional patt...

Registration is closed.


5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Seventh-grader Wills is excited to start training at the prestigious Oakwood Riding Academy, but between the #HorseGirls posse icing her out of their club, learning the reins of horse riding, and dealing with her air force pilot mom being stationed abroad, Wills discovers it is not easy to become a...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The plot of "Pippin" presents the audience with an exceedingly abstract and "meta" story. In fact, at points in the musical, one gets the feeling that one is watching a show within a show. Register for this musical event! Having been conceived during Stephen Schwartz's days as a...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Has COVID-19 affected your job search? Do you have questions about your job search, employer engagement, or what to do next? Join this Job Seeker Summit and get your search back on track towards landing a job. This 5 week series is for job seekers looking to make serious progress in their job search...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library and Barrett Bookstore are thrilled to welcome Wambui Ippolito and Jennifer Jewell for a virtual booktalk. Jennifer will discuss her beautiful book, The Earth in Her Hands: 75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants and engage in conversation with Wambui about the people, pl...


Wednesday, April 7

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 bumblebee 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...

Registration is closed.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Writing an obituary is an important task. Obituaries are history, journalism, and poetry. They are often the last word. Learn the basics of how best to honor your loved one in this hour-long class with Jamie Passaro, who runs dear person obits based in Eugene, Oregon. Register for Obituary Writing 1...


Thursday, April 8

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. Register for this creative program Registration Information Need help regist...


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Darien Library invite families to join in a book discussion about A New York Public Library Best Book of 2020, Fauja Singh Keeps Going. Join the Family Book Group! About Fauja Singh Keeps Going The true story of Fauja Singh, who broke world records to become the first one hundred-year-old to run a m...


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Darien Library’s Business Book Group will meet virtually to discuss Think Like a Monk by Jay Shetty. To reserve a copy of the book, please email Virginia at vgrubbs@darienlibrary.org. Registration is required for this event. Library staff members will lead the discussion. It is not required to read...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

We all need to communicate better. Jim Cameron will share his tips and techniques for connecting with any audience. Register for this Author Talk What makes someone a “great communicator”? How do you master tough interviews when reporters ask you “nasty” questions? And what are the tricks to motivat...


Friday, April 9

No programs scheduled for Friday, April 9


Saturday, April 10

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
POSTPONED

Aspiring actors and actresses will love this theatre workshop! In a playful environment, tweens and teens will create fantastic improvisations under the guidance of drama teacher Ingrid Schaeffer. Together, the theatre group will perform an inspired version of "The Wizard of Oz" after read...


Sunday, April 11

No programs scheduled for Sunday, April 11