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Talk on Landscapes as Healthy Ecosystems ‘From Trees to Bees’ March 7

Kim Eierman environmental horticulturist 02-25-17
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Environmental Horticulturist Kim Eierman will share her knowledge on landscapes as healthy ecosystems in her lecture, “The EcoBeneficial Landscape: From Trees to Bees,” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 7 at the Darien Library. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Advice from Counselors on March 8 for Teens, Parents on Leaving the Nest

Library Heron
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Is your teenager ready to leave the nest? A growing number of mid-to-late adolescents aren’t sufficiently prepared for college and/or life beyond high school. Join Family Centers counselors James McGinn and Betsi Mufson at Darien Library for an evening of concrete, practical advice on issues ranging from health care to finances to emotional well-being. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Hacksaw Ridge’ Friday Night Feature at Darien Library, 6:30 and 9 PM

Hacksaw Ridge movie poster 02-23-17
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Here’s everything you need to know about Darien Library’s “Friday Night Feature” film, Hacksaw Ridge, playing at 6:30 and 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 24. Mel Gibson directed this biopic about World War II Army medic Desmond Doss (played here by Andrew Garfield). (more…) Continue Reading →

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Help Darien FD Ladies Auxiliary Support Our Troops: Donate Items at Library

Operation Care Package Ladies Auxiliary 02-13-17
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The Darien Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is currently collecting items to be sent to our troops via the organization Operation Care Package.  A collection box for these items will be on the first floor of Darien Library until March 6. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Opening Time: Darien Schools on a Two-Hour Delay Friday Morning [UPDATES]

Darien Public Schools
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Update: 8:46 p.m.: Darien Public Schools have announced that when they open Friday, they’ll be on a two-hour delay. Here’s the full text of the announcement on the school district website:
The Darien Public Schools will have a 2 hour delay for February 10, 2017. The Board of Education Budget Committee meeting scheduled for 8 a.m. has been postponed.  

Update 9:31 p.m.: The Darien YMCA will be open starting at 5 a.m., Friday. Here’s their announcement (via email): (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘Darien — How Healthy Are We?’ Presentation, Part 3: Stress, Chronic Illness & Coping

Community Fund Darien How Healthy Are We 01-26-17
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What is the fastest growing threat to the health of Darien residents? How does the health of Darien residents compare with that of the US, or Connecticut? (more…) Continue Reading →

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