We are open normal hours.


Monday, April 26

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...


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. You never get a second chance to make a good first impression. This 1 hour webinar – plus Q & A – wil...


8:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Technology has been a great help to many people during the pandemic. It allows us and our children to stay connected, entertained, and distracted. Why then do our screens make us less happy? Join us in a discussion about the amount of screen time, the type of screen time, and the quality of the scre...

Registration is closed.


Tuesday, April 27

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

With the difficult circumstances of the pandemic, constructively supporting students with ADHD is more important than ever. Dr. David Anderson, Vice President of School and Community Programs and former Senior Director of the ADHD and Behavior Disorders Center at the Child Mind Institute will presen...


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

What could be better than a read-aloud story and craft? This is a perfect program for children in elementary school! Enjoy a story with Miss Sam then decorate a collaged picture frame to hold a photograph of one of your favorite memories. Ages 6 to 8. The program materials will be made available for...

Program is Full


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 - 7:45 PM

Calling all POOR UNFORTUNATE SOULS -- BE PREPARED for fun with our Disney Villains Trivia! Join us for for a celebration of all things evil and test your knowledge of all our favorite antagonists. Participants will need a computer or tablet to chat with us on Zoom and download the Kahoot! app on the...

Registration is closed.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Darien Library and Barrett Bookstore are excited to welcome Paula McLain, author of the New York Times bestselling novels, The Paris Wife, Circling the Sun, and Love and Ruin. On April 13th, 2021 she introduced her latest title, When the Stars Go Dark. Paula will be joined by Lisa Gardner, New York...


Wednesday, April 28

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...


11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Worried it might be too late to have "the talk" with your tween or teen? Unsure of how to start a conversation about reproduction or sexual health without it being awkward? Join Amanda Romaniello as she provides strategies for parents on talking with tweens and teens about one of the most...

Registration is closed.


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.


Thursday, April 29

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Please join us as we welcome Michele MacKinnon, UCONN-certified Advanced Master Gardener, as she enlightens us on organic vegetable gardening and the practical how-to’s of growing the best food. Last year 16 million new people started gardening; 67% of them wanted to grow food. Like them, you’ll fin...


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...


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Sponsored by the Leagues of Women Voters of Darien and New Canaan, with Darien Library. The 2020 elections may be over, but our questions about voting aren’t. Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill provides a detailed explanation of how our state facilitates voter access and protects election...


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Spring is here and it's the perfect time to get outside and explore! The Hudson River Valley is rich with historic mansions, presidents’ homes, and stunning botanical gardens. Visit Kykuit, Boscobel, Clermont, Stonecrop, Vanderbilt Estate, the New York Botanical Garden and more in this virtual tour....


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Worried it might be too late to have "the talk" with your tween or teen? Unsure of how to start a conversation about reproduction or sexual health without it being awkward? Join Amanda Romaniello as she provides strategies for parents on talking with tweens and teens about one of the most...

Registration is closed.


Friday, April 30

No programs scheduled for Friday, April 30


Saturday, May 1

No programs scheduled for Saturday, May 1


Sunday, May 2

No programs scheduled for Sunday, May 2