Living

Features on Darienites and living in Darien

Recent Articles

Thank You, Peter Eder, for Your Volunteer Work in the Tax Assistance Program at Darien Library

Peter Eder AARP Tax Assistance volunteer Darien Library volunteer recognition 2019 Community Fund of Darien wide for Facebook thumbnail
Download PDF

Thank you, Peter Eder, for your volunteer work at Darien Library, helping other volunteers help people prepare their taxes — at what’s become the busiest AARP tax assistance site in the state of Connecticut. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , ,

AARP’s Busiest Free Tax Preparation Help Site in CT Is at Darien Library — Starts Jan 27

Tax-Aide AARP Tax Help Tax Preparation Tax Assistance
Download PDF

IRS-certified volunteer tax aides, trained by the American Association of Retired Persons, will be available Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays from Jan. 27 through April 15  in Darien Library. Taxpayers of all ages and incomes are invited to make appointments or just walk in. There is no charge for the service. Now’s the time to start gathering the financial documents you’ll need for filing. Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Thank You, Anne-Lise Brown, for Your Volunteer Work With the DHS Parents Association

Anne Lise Brown CFD volunteer recognition DHSPA 2019
Download PDF

Thank you, Anne-Lise Brown, for your volunteer efforts in the Darien High School Parents Association, raising money with students for human services, planning DHS events and more at the school. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Episcopal Diocese Says Fight For Control of St. Paul’s Church in Darien Now Over: Diocese and Rector Win, Former Parish Officers Lose

St. Paul's Church Episcopal Church
Download PDF

A conclusion has been reached in the legal fight for control of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Darien, involving on one side various local officers of the parish and on the other the rector and the Epsicopal diocese. The rector — the Rev. Canon George Kovoor — and the diocese won, the Episcopal Church of Connecticut announced on Monday. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,

Gratitude for the Late Pat Parlette, for Volunteering at the DCA Thrift Shop

Patricia Parlette Pat Parlette
Download PDF

Thanks to the late Pat Parlette, for more than a quarter century of service at the Darien Community Association’s Thrift Shop, including her “legendary” work as treasurer. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Visual Arts Classes for All Ages Start Soon at DAC, You Also Can Register for Spring Break, Winter Break Camps

Arts class Darien Arts Center
Download PDF

The Darien Arts Center has added several new offerings to its 2020 Visual Arts program for children and adults. New for children in Grades 1 through 4 is a “Paint the Masters; Winter Break Camp” that takes place from Feb. 18 to 20, and an “Introduction to Fashion; Spring Break Camp” for Grades 5 to 8 from April 6 to 10. (more…) Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , ,