1. Meet the Authors - The Beekman Boys


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    Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Dr. Brent Ridge, better known as The Beekman Boys and authors of The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Cookbook will be our featured speakers on Thursday, November 17 at 7 p.m. “Heirlooms”…

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    • The Chute


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      What happens when a book is returned to Darien Library? Come take a ride on the conveyor belt and discover the mystery of what happens behind the scenes!

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      • Five Minutes with Jen: High Praise — February 17, 2016


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        Jen loved all these books. To reserve any of these books for your book group, please use the "Request a Book in a Bag" button at darienlibrary.org/bookgroups

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        • Meet the Poet: Christina Pugh


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          On Wednesday, May 29, 2013, local poet, Christina Pugh visited Darien Library to discuss her new collection of poemes, "Grains of the Voice." For more information, please visit: http://www.darienlibrary.org/events/meet-author/meet-poet-christina-pugh

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          • Dr. Mark Schenker on Imagined Travels to Real Places


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            On December 1, 2009, Dr. Mark Schenker visited the Library to discuss "Imagined Travels to Real Places: How Fiction Connects Us to Places We've Never Been." For more information,…

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            • Meet the Author: James Gleick


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              On Wednesday, May 23, 2012 , James Gleick, author of The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood, was our featured speaker. From the bestselling author of the acclaimed Chaos and Genius comes…

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              • Meet the Author's Daughter: Reeve Lindbergh


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                On Thursday, May 17, 2012, Reeve Lindbergh, daughter of Anne Morrow Lindbergh, was our featured speaker to discuss her mother's final volume of letters and diary entries. For more information,…

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                • Advice for Student Athletes at Darien Library


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                  On Thursday, April 22, 2010, the second part of our College 101 Panel Series. This special panel series is for students of all ages and their families. For more information, please visit: http://www.darienlibrary.org/2010/04/17/thursday-library-advice-student-athletes Find…

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                  • The ABCs of Writing a Great College Application Essay


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                    Presented by Sharon Epstein and Matthew Dempsey on Tuesday, February 12, 2013. For more information, please visit: http://www.darienlibrary.org/events/abcs-writing-great-college-application-essay

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                    • Jia-Yi He and String Quartet Harmonica Concert


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                      World-class harmonica virtuoso Jia-Yi He plays different kinds of harmonicas: Chromatic, Diatonic, Tremolo, and Bass, as well as the largest harmonica and the smallest harmonica in the world. For…

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