DARIEN, Conn. The events in Darien this week include several book discussions, a town hall meeting with state Rep. Terrie Wood and a party for fifth-graders. For a full listing of events, check out our Events page.
Monday, Oct. 15
Board of Selectmen : 7:45 p.m. The Board of Selectmen will meet. Click here to see the agenda. Room 206, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Easy Economics : 7 p.m. Stephen Buckles, Lee Smith and Leonard Wolfe will discuss their book Easy Economics: A Visual Guide to What You Need to Know. Darien Library, 1441 Post Road.
Education Committee : 8 p.m. The RTM Education Committee will meet. Room 119, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
Rep. Terrie Wood Town Hall Meeting : 11:30 a.m. State Rep. Terrie Wood will host a town hall meeting to discuss the major pieces of legislation passed during the 2012 legislative session. Darien Senior Center, 30 Edgerton St.
Building Committee : Noon. The Board of Education Central Office/Mather Community Center Building Committee will meet. Click here to see the agenda. Room 206, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Blue Notes : 12:30 p.m. The Blue Notes, a music group made up of local women, will perform. Darien Senior Center, 30 Edgerton St.
Ribbon Cutting : 5:30 p.m. Bling celebrates its anniversary with a ribbon cutting. Bling, 37 Tokeneke Road.
How to Talk to Your Aging Parents : 6 p.m. Aging expert Mary Underwood will discuss how to talk to your parents when they need assistance. First Congregational Church, 14 Brookside Road.
Book Discussion : 7 p.m. The library hosts a discussion of Emma Straubs novel Laura Lamonts Life in Pictures. The novel tells the story of a womans rise from her childhood in 1920s Wisconsin to becoming a major movie star. Prior reading of the book is not necessary. Darien Library, 1441 Post Road.
Newcomers Wine and Cheese Party : 7:30 p.m. The YWCA Newcomers Club hosts a wine and cheese party for people new in town. The party will be held at a members home. RSVP to email@example.com for more details.
Architectural Review Board : 8 p.m. The Architectural Review Board will meet. Click here to see the agenda. Room 213, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Planning and Zoning Commission : 8 p.m. The Planning and Zoning Commission will meet. Room 206, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Wednesday, Oct. 17
Commission on Aging : 9 a.m. The Commission on Aging will meet. Room 119, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Fall Prevention Workshop : 9:30 a.m. The Fairfield University School of Nursing will begin a series of workshop on increasing balance and preventing falls. Darien Senior Center, 30 Edgerton St.
Fifth-Grade Party : 4 to 5:30 p.m. All fifth-graders are welcome to a party featuring pizza, ice cream, a DJ, outdoor basketball, face painting and more. $20 per child. The Depot, 25 Heights Road.
Darien Police Commission : 5 p.m. The Darien Police Commission will meet. Darien Police Department, 25 Hecker Ave.
Read, Ride and Imbibe : 7 p.m. The library hosts a discussion of Julian Barness A Sense of an Ending in this book discussion designed for commuters. The Goose, 972 Post Road.
Zoning Board of Appeals : 7:45 p.m. The Zoning Board of Appeals will meet. Room 206, Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road.
Thursday, Oct. 18
Oktoberfest : Noon. Enjoy German food and music by CT Entertainment. Lunch is $4. Darien Senior Center, 30 Edgerton St.
Nobel Peace Prize talk : 7:30 p.m. Jay Nordlinger, author of Peace They Say: The History of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Most Famous and Controversial Prize in the World, will talk about the Nobel Peace Prize. Free for DCA members, $10 for nonmembers. Darien Community Association, 274 Middlesex Road.
Friday, Oct. 19
Ask a Lawyer : 11 a.m. Nedder and Associates LLC will be available for 15-minute appointments to answer questions about power of attorney, living wills, trusts and more. Darien Senior Center, 30 Edgerton St.
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