Calling all readers from ages 8 to 12 and their families! On Sunday, October 28th from 1:00-3:00pm, in partnership with Elm Street Books, the Library will be hosting a Middle Grade Author Extravaganza! Eleven nationally published children’s authors are coming out to New Canaan for the day and will be discussing their work and themselves at an informal panel discussion.read more
Since its founding in 1981, the mission of A Better Chance Darien has been to provide talented young girls of color from inner cities a top notch high school education in preparation for college. For over 35 years we have been dedicated to helping scholars graduate from Darien High School and go on to earn four-year degrees from competitive colleges, changing the course of their lives, the lives of their families and future generations.read more
Visit the Maritime Aquarium @ Norwalk the weekend before Halloween when the Aquarium transforms into the AquaScarium! Don’t miss this popular family attraction! Kids in costume get free admission with each paying adult.read more
WHAT IS MONTESSORI? Montessori education was founded in 1907 by Dr. Maria Montessori. Dr. Montessori designed a “prepared environment” in which children could freely choose from a number of developmentally appropriate activities. Montessori emphasizes...read more
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Since having children I became a yoga teacher and CrossFit coach throughout Stamford, New Canaan and Darien (Oxygen Fitness, Chelsea Piers, CT Power Yoga, Carozza Fitness, Equinox Darien). I am currently the Lululemon Ambassador in Greenwich and I am involved with Africa Yoga Project, an organization that brings yoga, training, and jobs to the people of Africa. I will be volunteering in a Seva (service) project with Africa Yoga Project (AYP) in Nairobi, Kenya April 16-27th, 2019.