1. Five Minutes with Jen: August 20, 2014


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    For September, Jen is talking about four of her favorite books. Two which are so good that she can't stop thinking about them!

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    • Short Stories Read About War


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      On Wednesday, August 19, 2014, Carroll Stenson's Short Stories for Short Days was joined by John Blyberg for a special talk about WWI poetry.

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      • KidLibCamp 2014 Keynote: Lauren Britton


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        Our sixth annual KidLibCamp unconference for children's librarians kicked off with a special keynote from Lauren Britton.

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        • Through the Lens: Summer Reading


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          Each year, the Children’s Library hosts a kickoff party to celebrate their Summer Reading program. With a Summer Reading theme of Game On, Darien, the Children’s Library decided to throw…

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          • Five Minutes with Alan: July 31, 2014


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            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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            • Through the Lens: Paper Planes


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              To bring the history of aviation to our young pilots of Darien, we hosted a paper airplane contest in our Reference Room.

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              • Bunny by the Darien Library Garden


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                A few weeks ago, the Library planted its first vegetable garden. Since then we've spotted a new friend who is *very* interested in our little garden plot...

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                • Through the Lens: Mabel Norman


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                  This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first time a woman yelled "Cut" behind a camera and that woman was Mabel Norman...a silent movie actress and comedienne that changed Hollywood…

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                  • Marcia Clark in Conversation with John Valeri


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                    On Tuesday, July 8, 2014, Marcia Clark, author of The Competition, was in conversation with John Valeri, columnist for the Hartford Books Examiner. Since launching onto the national stage while…

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