This Week at Darien Library: Music, Author’s Visit, Kids’ Activities, Presentations for Adults

Darien Library General 10-13-17

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Darien Library keeps providing the town with interesting events, and here are the latest for this week, including an author visit, music for kids and families, classes and presentations on different topics, including the start of a four-week series on Beethoven.

— This information is from a Darien Library newsletter (also posted here).

Highlighted This Week

  • Join us for the highlight of our Adult Summer Reading program with author Beatriz Williams. She’ll discuss her new book, The Summer Wiveswhich my very small colleague Virginia calls her “new favorite summer read.”
  • We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, July 12 at 7 p.m.

— Mallory Arents, associate director of programs and services

— You can find all of Darien Library’s posted events listings here.

Registered Events

Make sure to register by clicking the titles!

Introduction to Excel
Tuesday, July 10 at 12 noon

Squishy Circuits
Tuesday, July 10 at 2 p.m.
Ages 10 to 14

Release Your Inner Product:
How to Get from Idea to Sales

Tuesday, July 10 at 6 p.m.

Morse Decoder Kits
Wednesday, July 11 at 2 p.m.
Ages 10 to 14

Introduction to Excel
Wednesday, July 11 at 6:30 p.m.

DIY Plushies
Thursday, July 12 at 2 p.m.
Ages 10 to 14

Nature Detectives
Thursday, July 12 at 2 p.m.
Grades K to 2

Plant-Strong Cooking and Nutrition: Week One
Thursday, July 12 at 7 p.m.


No registration required for these programs. Just walk in!

Ludwig van Beethoven portrait by Hornemann

An 1803 portrait by Christian Hornemann

Chair Yoga: Mornings
Monday, July 9 at 11:30 a.m.

Chair Yoga: Afternoons
Monday, July 9 at 1 p.m.

Short Stories for Long Days
Tuesday, July 10 at 3 p.m.

Résumé & Job Application Drop-In
Wednesday, July 11 from 3 to 4 p.m.

Beethoven in the Twilight of the Enlightenment
Wednesday, July 11 at 7 p.m.

Knit One, Crochet Too
Thursday, July 12 at 2 p.m.

Meet the Author:
Beatriz Williams

Thursday, July 12 at 7 p.m.

Friday Night Feature:

Friday, July 13 at 6:30 or 8:30 p.m.

Kids + Teens

No registration required for these programs. Just walk in!

Tsidii Le Loka performs Monday, July 9 at Darien Library

Saturdays from 2 to 4 p.m.
Ages 5 and up

Come On, Everybody
Monday, July 9 at 10 a.m.
All ages

Tsidii Le Loka Concert
Monday, July 9 at 4 p.m.
Grades K and up

Stories by the Sea
Tuesday, July 10 at 10:30 a.m.
Darien beach pass is needed.
All ages

Toddler Tales
Wednesday, July 11 at 9:30 a.m.
Walkers up to 36 months

Baby Laptime
Thursday, July 12 at 9:30 a.m.
Pre-walking babies with caregiver


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