The Library is open for our normal hours of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today.


Monday, February 20

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Come and disguise yourself as Abraham Lincoln, Barack Obama or Rutherford B. Hayes in our pop up President’s Day photo- booth.Open. All ages.


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Interested in yoga and not sure where to start? Chair yoga is a wonderful option for people with mobility limitations, seniors and anyone who has difficulty getting down on the ground. The classes are taught on chairs using classic yoga poses that have been modified just for you. Incorporating breat...


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Week 3: The Electoral College Our week three discussion focuses on the historical beginnings of the Electoral College and relates how it fits into contemporary politics. About the Presenter Mark Albertson is the historical research editor at Army Aviation magazine and is a long-time member of the Un...


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Get messy with the Children’s Librarians and craft the afternoon away.Open. Ages 3 and up.


6:30 PM - 8:50 PM

(1989) Starring Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes, Morgan Freeman, Andre Braugher, Jihmi Kennedy; Rated R; 122 minutes. Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Glory is a celebration of a little-known act of mass courage during the Civil War. Simply put, the heroes involved...


Tuesday, February 21

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Microsoft Word is the leading word processing software in use today. It is essential for anyone that uses a computer to learn the basics of this program to complete simple letters, resumes or complex reports. At the completion of the two hour class, you will: Know the basics of Word Learn how to c...

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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

As part of our multicultural series celebrate the culture of China through vibrant traditional dances presented by Dance China NY. The dancers will bring to life the Lion Dance, Monkey Dance and many more. Grades K and up.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Microsoft Word is the leading word processing software in use today. It is essential for anyone that uses a computer to learn the basics of this program to complete simple letters, resumes or complex reports. At the completion of the two hour class, you will: Know the basics of Word Learn how to c...

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

LinkedIn is unlike other social networks in that the audience is seeking new opportunities to grow careers and connect with other professionals. LinkedIn profiles are often merely a rehash of existing resumes, CVs or work summaries. A LinkedIn profile needs to be more than just a listing of current...


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Georgia Hunter, local author and debut novelist of We Were the Lucky Ones, will be our featured speaker. “Reading Georgia Hunter’s We Were the Lucky Ones is like being swung heart first into history. A brave and mesmerizing debut, and a truly tremendous accomplishment.” —Paula McLain, author of The...


Wednesday, February 22

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

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


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for Books by the Fire, the Community-Led Un-Book Group, where you read the titles you want to read. Sit back and enjoy the informal conversation and new friends. Group members are encouraged to share the great stories they have been enjoying.


1:00 PM - 6:30 PM

All spots are taken! Please contact the Red Cross to look for other local opportunities to donate blood. Darien Library will be hosting the American Red Cross for a blood drive in February. Registration that day will be in the Community Room then donations will occur in the Red Cross' specially equi...


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Senior Moments, a monthly coffee and conversation program designed specifically for seniors, will meet in the Conference Room. Experience the latest trend in creativity and relaxation: coloring for adults! If you have the crafting gene, an artistic mind, or are just looking to unwind, breathe life i...


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Come and explore a special STEAM topic. This week’s project is Glass Bead Magnets. Open to children in Grades 3 to 6.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Darien Library and The Darien Domestic Abuse Council, Inc. bring the Yellow Dress to Darien to raise awareness and educate our community about Teen Dating Violence and Domestic Abuse. About the Play The Yellow Dress is a dramatic one-woman play based on the stories of young women who were victims of...


Thursday, February 23

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.


2:00 PM - 3:00 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.


4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Join us for a weekly craft storytime. Read a book, have a discussion and get crafty! ** Open. Ages 4 to 7.**


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Calling all moms, entrepreneurs, college students, or anyone interested in learning the basics of computer coding! We will explore programming in Python. Think of it as like a new language: in addition to learning syntax, and writing scripts, we will work on developing computational thinking, breaki...

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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

(2012) NR, 81 minutes. During a winter flyfishing trip to Canada, two old friends, J.T. Van Zandt and Alex "Xenie" Hall, learn they've have grown apart in more ways than one. J.T., the thoughtful even-keeled son of a songwriting legend believes there's more to fishing than catching fish....


Friday, February 24

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

IRS-Certified Trained AARP volunteer tax aides are available to local residents of all ages and incomes at no charge. The nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service is available to all individual filers regardless of income or age. Started in 1968 and, since 1980, t...


6:30 PM - 8:45 PM

(2016) Starring Andrew Garfield, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Luke Bracey, Sam Worthington, Vince Vaughn; Rated R; 138 minutes. Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Mel Gibson directed this biopic about World War II Army medic Desmond Doss (played here by Andrew Garfield). A conscientio...


9:00 PM - 11:20 PM

(2016) Starring Andrew Garfield, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Luke Bracey, Sam Worthington, Vince Vaughn; Rated R; 138 minutes. Presented with captions for the hearing impaired. Mel Gibson directed this biopic about World War II Army medic Desmond Doss (played here by Andrew Garfield). A conscientio...


Saturday, February 25

9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

IRS-Certified Trained AARP volunteer tax aides are available to local residents of all ages and incomes at no charge. The nation's largest, free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service is available to all individual filers regardless of income or age. Started in 1968 and, since 1980, t...


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, February 26

No programs scheduled for Sunday, February 26