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Storytime: Chicken & Eggs

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 Samantha at scardone@darienlibrary.org!

  • Wednesday, March 3, 10:30 AM

Storytime: Silly

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 Samantha at scardone@darienlibrary.org!

  • Wednesday, March 10, 10:30 AM

Storytime: Lions

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 Samantha at scardone@darienlibrary.org!

  • Wednesday, March 17, 10:30 AM

Storytime: Monkeys

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 Samantha at scardone@darienlibrary.org!

  • Wednesday, March 24, 10:30 AM

Storytime: Construction

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 Samantha at scardone@darienlibrary.org!

  • Wednesday, March 31, 10:30 AM

Borrowing & Fees

Things to Know Darien residents will be issued a library card immediately. A valid ID is required. All programs and services available to Darien residents are available to those who work full-time in Darien. You may apply for a card by showing proof of employment. Non-Residents may use their valid hometown library card or register by showing an ID with their current address. For additional inform ...

  • Last Updated 1 year ago

Friends of the Library

All donations to the Annual Fund go directly to the purchase of all of the books, movies, and technology as well as the support of countless programming opportunities throughout the year, making Darien Library the intellectual and cultural heart of Darien. Your annual Non-Resident Membership at the $300 level gives you and your family access to all Darien resident services. Benefits Storytime reg ...

  • Last Updated 1 year ago

Get a Library Card

Do you want to join Darien Library? That's great! We're glad to have you here. To check out materials or use a computer, you need to have a library card. It's a quick and easy process. Just come to the Welcome Desk when you first enter the Library to get started. To get a Darien Libary Card Bring in to the Welcome Desk something with your Darien address on it (e.g. a piece of mail, your license, l ...

  • Last Updated 11 months ago

Services for Kids & Parents

Parenting Collection and Programs Children don't come with instructions, but that doesn't mean you have to raise your child alone. We have books and videos to help you get through those early days, the tantrums, all the way up to the Birds and the Bees. We support early literacy in pre-readers with special services and programs for them. We also offer programs throughout the year to address common ...

  • Last Updated 3 months ago

Storytimes

Due to current COVID19 protocol, all storytimes our virtual and for ages 0-5 years. Please check the Storytime Events Listings for our most up to date information. Please contact the Children's Library Desk with any questions. Email: childrenlibrary@darienlibrary.org Phone: 203-669-5235

  • Last Updated 3 months ago

Do You Believe in Magic

Looking for a magical picture book to share with your child at storytime? Look no farther! Darien Children's Library has all the princesses, dragons, mermaids, and unicorns you could ever desire.

  • Last Updated 1 year ago
  • (21 items)

Family Quiet Time: Digital Edition

In desperate need of some peace and quiet? Check out one of these great e-audiobooks, perfect for a family storytime break.

  • Last Updated 10 months ago
  • (23 items)

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