1. On Tuesday, November 12, 2013, Darien Library and the YWCA Parent Awareness hosted a panel for caregivers of elementary school aged children. The panel was hosted by Connecticut State Representative Terrie Wood, who represents Darien and Norwalk. Ms. Wood also serves as the Co-Chair of the Mental Health Working Group of the Gun Violence Bill.

    Panelists: Lavi Ben-Zvi, Coordinator for Student and Family Social Services, Darien Elementary Schools; Christopher M. Bogart, PhD, Executive Director, the Southfield Center for Development, Darien; Luke Forshaw, Principal of Ox Ridge Elementary School, Darien; Dr. Jamie Roach Murray, pediatrician, Stamford Pediatric Associates.

    # vimeo.com/79430547 Uploaded 37 Plays 0 Comments
  2. This video is designed to introduce parents and caregivers to the five Early Literacy Practices: READ, WRITE, SING , TALK and PLAY. In this video you will see the Children's Librarians of Darien Library singing, dancing and rhyming. Also stay tuned through the entire video for a fun blooper reel

    # vimeo.com/74297550 Uploaded 307 Plays 0 Comments
  3. On Thursday, March 14, 2013, noted speaker Jamie Nabozny spoke at Darien Library. His talk, "The Dangers of Bullying: Developing the Character & Courage to Stop It" was co-sponsored by the Darien Athletic Foundation, YWCA Parent Awareness, and Darien Library.

    # vimeo.com/62074932 Uploaded 432 Plays 0 Comments
  4. Miss Kiera shares three favorite books about colors.

    # vimeo.com/59503703 Uploaded 119 Plays 0 Comments
  5. On Monday, November 19, 2012, author Adam Gidwitz was our featured speaker!

    We apologize for the equipment failure that resulted in the blurred video.

    # vimeo.com/54018265 Uploaded 17 Plays 0 Comments

The Children's Library Presents

Darien Library PRO

Browse This Channel

Shout Box

Heads up: the shoutbox will be retiring soon. It’s tired of working, and can’t wait to relax. You can still send a message to the channel owner, though!

Channels are a simple, beautiful way to showcase and watch videos. Browse more Channels.