APRIL 2022 DARIEN EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Does your teenager have his/her own business? Love to sell handmade goods? New this year at Darien Summer Sidewalk Sales will be a Youth Entrepreneur location. The tent will be set up next to Bankwell and no fee is required. One day only: Saturday, July 16, 10-5pm. Space is limited so sign up now. Click here for registration and more details.
First come, first serve! Space is limited to 16 youth vendors.
Quattro Pazzi Café
Welcome new member, Quattro Pazzi Café. Gino Riccio has gained a reputation as the Original Chef and Owner of Quattro Pazzi Café. With more than 30 years in the restaurant business, he believes his new Darien location will drawn in excited customers.
Gino is passionate about serving tasty food and will be offering several modern Italian dishes ranging from homemade pastas, pizza, healthy salads to delicious seafood dishes, also gluten free & vegan options available. Serving the highest quality ingredients is his top priority. Gino and the Quattro Pazzi staff are so excited to welcome local customers and serve the community of Darien.
This Hot Yoga and HIIT studio provides a welcoming and nurturing space where students can come to de-stress, heal, and rehabilitate the mind and body. Over the years, the studio blossomed into a family-like community where every student comes in feeling welcomed and leaves feeling relaxed and accomplished. Richard and Studio Manager, Emma Nygard decided it was time to share the love of yoga and expanded to Darien, CT. With the help of state-of-the-art infrared heating panels and humidifying system, Sweat Central’s classes will be sure to get your heart pumping and blood flowing.
The combination of yoga, heat, and humidity results in many benefits such as, pain relief, increase in flexibility and circulation, injury prevention, mood regulation, and many more! The complimentary practices offered at this studio include Original Hot Yoga, HIIT, and Yin Yoga. Sweat Central has an eclectic group of instructors with decades of experience, this gives you many choices of different styles of yoga and personalities. The Sweat Team is committed to providing an environment where all students at any level can evolve and grow in their practice. You will find that they all have one goal in mind, to make people’s lives a little better!
Sweat Central’s Grand Opening will be on April 29th, 30th, and May 1st.
Enjoy a weekend of free Yoga and HIIT classes along with refreshments + light snacks, raffles, & special packages that you don't want to miss! Ribbon Cutting will be on Friday, 4/29 at 11:30am.
To sign up and for more information visit our website - www.darien.sweatcentralyoga.com
Accepts Town Wide Gift Certificates
Ribbon Cuttings & Grand Openings
All are welcome, please stop by and visit our new members!
April 8th, 3:30pm at Quattro Pazzi, 171 Post Rd., Darien. Light refreshments and fare will be served to sample and enjoy!
April 23rd at Clean Juice Darien, Goodwives. Click here for details.
April 29-May 1st at Sweat Central Darien in Goodwives. Free Yoga and HIIT classes along with refreshments + light snacks, raffles, & special packages.
Community News & Events
April 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm, the Darien Arts Center is proud to sponsor BubbleMania!, bursting onto the stage in Darien with Casey Carle and his amazing one-man show.
TYTF & YWCA Darien/Norwalk on April 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, presents “Chasing Childhood” – a documentary screening and community conversation.
Information and Inspiration Event: Navigating a New Direction with Your Career – Tasting and Talk Featuring Peter Doering of Two Roads Brewing Company at the DCA, April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm $30
Tessa Wegert: Dead Wind
Please join us at Barrett Bookstore on Tuesday, April 5 at 7PM to celebrate the release of Darien resident Tessa Wegert's latest Shana Merchant novel, Dead Wind.
Star, Inc., April 7th
Star's popular speaker's luncheon Returns! In-person! Featuring Author, Activist, Survivor, Loung Ung, 10:30-2pm at Country Club of New Canaan. Click here for tickets.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt at the DCA April 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am $30
Gather your Easter baskets and come out for an Easter egg hunt on the front lawn of the DCA!
DCA Annual Fundraiser: Darien Neighbors, Global Players Speaker Series 2022, April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Men’s Night Out – Drafts for the Draft
April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm , The Community Fund of Darien hosts Men's Night Out 'Drafts for the Draft' as a social to gather to watch the annual NFL draft.
Darien YMCA Healthy Kids Day®
April 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active.