- Thursday is the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, a Holy Day of Obligation for Roman Catholics. St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church will have Masses at 9 a.m., noon, and 7:30 p.m., according to its website. St. John Roman Catholic Church, also in Darien, will have Masses at 8 a.m. and 12:15 p.m., according to its website.
- "Maplewood at Darien invites residents, families, and friends to its
first annual Summer Jazz Concert on Thursday,
Aug. 15 at 7 p.m.
featuring the Billy Michael Trio outside in our beautiful garden. Join
us as we celebrate summer at Maplewood at Darien. RSVP to Jackie at
203-202-9883." -- from the event listing on Darien Patch (see the flyer here; the picture attached to this article is a section of it)
- Downtown Stamford's "Alive at 5" concert series continues Thursday with Michael McDonald, Stolen Rhodes and the Risky Business Band.
- "Mark your calendars: registration for Fall Session 1 storytimes begins Monday, Aug. 19 and ends Tuesday, Sept. 3. Fall Session 1 storytimes run from Monday, September 9 to Friday, October 18. Be sure to head over to this link on our website to sign up after Monday, Aug. 19" -- from the announcement on the Darien Library website
- Playing at the Darien Playhouse on Thursday (these movies will also be playing there through the weekend): Planes at 4, 6 and 8 p.m. We're the Millers at 4:30, 7 and 9:15 p.m.