Here's what's going on in and around Darien this week:
- Stories by the Pond series: Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 10 a.m. "A storytelling program for families at Darien's Tilley Pond Park.
This program is co-sponsored by the Darien Parks and Recreation
Department." -- from the Darien Library website
- 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
- Downtown Stamford's "Alive at 5" concert series continues Thursday with Michael McDonald, Stolen Rhodes and the Risky Business Band.
- "Calvary Baptist Church (near the Thrift Shop) will host a concert of amazing Darien musical talent Saturday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. The concert is free (with a suggested $10 donation) and ALL proceeds will go towards supporting tornado victims in Oklahoma." -- from the event listing on Darien Patch