On election day, Democrats and Republicans come together over one issue: THERE IS NO SCHOOL. What’s a voting parent to do? (Note: our vacation camp mainstay, the Darien YMCA, does not offer a camp for Election date).
It’s that time of year again! The Darien Department of Public Works will begin the first of three scheduled leaf pick ups on Monday, November 2nd, for homes north of the railroad tracks, or Wednesday, November 4th, for homes south of the railroad tracks.
I’m not going to lie: I’m more excited about the new Star Wars movie than my kids. I blame myself and the decision to let them see the three miserable prequel movies, but so be it.
Did you know that Darien public schools are closed to students on Monday, October 12th for staff development? If you need a plan to keep the kiddos entertained, here are the options we’re exploring: