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

Monday, August 5

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Storytime for everyone featuring a short picture book movie. Open. All ages.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Go on an out-of-this-world adventure with Sanity, Tallulah, and… a three-headed kitten?! Graphic novel lovers should read a copy of Sanity and Tallulah by Molly Brooks before the program. Discuss with other readers, enjoy pizza for lunch, and design your own wacky science experiment! Ages 9 to 12.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Christine's Critters is a non-profit organization that rescues, rehabilitates, and releases injured birds of prey in New England. See majestic birds of prey in person and learn about the dangers that they face in the wild. Learn how humans can prevent many of the injuries that happen to these beauti...

Tuesday, August 6

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

A family storytime for all ages at Darien’s Weed Beach Park. This program is co-sponsored by the Darien Parks and Recreation Department. All ages. Participants must have a Darien beach pass to attend this program.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Under darkened skies and starting at our sun, journey to all the planets to discover what’s unique about each planet. We will learn about comets, meteors, asteroids, and more. You will even learn to recognize some of the major constellations! *This program takes place at the Stamford Museum and Natu...

Wednesday, August 7

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This storytime features books, rhymes, and movement activities. Open. Walkers up to 36 months.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mars to mission control! Join your fellow astronauts on an imaginative journey to Mars. Participants will work together to complete quests and return safely to Earth. Ages 7 to 9. Registration for this program will begin on Monday, July 15th. If the program is full, join the waitlist!

Thursday, August 8

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Pre-walking babies and a parent/caregiver. Join us for fingerplays, songs, and bounce rhymes in this lapsit storytime. Open.

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Young children will light up when they build rockets from everyday materials in this imaginative program. Ages 3 to 5. Registration for this program will begin on Monday, July 15th. If the program is full, join the waitlist!

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learning happens everywhere! We will use the contents of a kitchen cupboard and explore chemistry using everyday ingredients. Use authentic scientific tools to learn the importance of measuring and mixing. Ages 9 to 11. Registration for this program will begin on Monday, July 15th. If the program is...

Friday, August 9

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Participants in the Pre-Reading Challenge are invited to our Finale Concert featuring Grammy Award-winning performers Brady Rymer and The Little Band That Could. The winner of the Pre-Reading challenge raffle will be announced at this special concert. All ages.

Saturday, August 10

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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.

Sunday, August 11

No programs scheduled for Sunday, August 11

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