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How to Find and Work With a Graphic Designer for Your Organization’s Project

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Darien Library will host a workshop Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. that will describe how to find and work with the perfect graphic designer for your new product or service. You will have a better feel for how to judge their past work, and how to start the whole design process and end up with the right results. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Rotary’s ‘Spring Into Wellness’ Fair Benefits Carver Foundation Scholarships to NCC

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To welcome in Spring 2019, Darien Rotary Club will host a Spring Into Wellness! Fair on Thursday, March 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to welcome in Spring 2019 and benefit a good cause. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Dinner, Cocktails, Dancing to Live Music at Abilis Gala in Darien to Help People with Special Needs

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An evening with a champagne reception, cocktails, dinner, and dancing at Woodway Country Club is taking place Saturday, April 27 at the Spring for Abilis gala fundraiser to help individuals with special needs and their families. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Community Fund of Darien’s ‘Impact Vine’ Online Giving Platform Goes Statewide, to Be Run By Different Group

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The Community Fund of Darien announced Monday that the Connecticut Non-Profit Alliance has agreed to assume operation and ownership of the Impact Vine, a free online giving platform site specifically designed for nonprofits. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Fifth Grade Essay Contest Winners Announced by Darien Daughters of the American Revolution

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The Darien chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution on Tuesday announced five awards in this year’s Fifth Grade D.A.R. essay contest. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Nature Center to Create Forest and Pond Exhibit with $50K Grant from Darien Foundation

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The Darien Nature Center will be getting a major upgrade to its Animal Exhibit Room, thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Darien Foundation. The Nature Center says it will create a New England Forest and Pond Ecosystem exhibit that will showcase native turtle species in their habitat along with other pond wildlife. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien’s Seniors Invited to Attend (and Get Transportation for) High School Concert Dec 12

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Darien High School music students will perform a special Holiday Spectrum Concert in the High School auditorium at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. Darien senior citizens are invited to attend this concert free of charge and listen to the sounds of festive holiday music. (more…) Continue Reading →

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New Canaan Wins ‘Most Generous Town’ Award, Gets Golden Turkey Trophy

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New Canaan edged out Darien in the second annual competition between community foundations for the title of “Most Generous Town.” The two towns collectively raised more than $150,000, with New Canaan edging out Darien by a margin of a few thousand dollars. (more…) Continue Reading →

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