Stress & Anxiety Series

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Please join us @ The Depot Youth Center for a two part series on Stress & Anxiety sponsored by The Life Solution Center of Darien, (a collaborative community of professionals providing prevention, treatment, and multi-disciplinary ANSWERS TO LIFE’S SOLUTIONS), and The Depot Youth Center. This series is for 8th to 12th grade students only. Monday November 6th      6-8  pm Dinner at 6 pm       Pizza/Salad Darien Depot Youth Center 28 Heights Road Darien CT Part One (Stress) ...

Darien Depot Community Spelling Bee

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We invite you to join us for the 8th Annual Darien Community Spelling Bee!  The Darien Spelling Bee is a community-wide event to raise money for The Depot and ensure our doors remain open for our youths. This year’s Bee will be held on Sunday, March 5th at 3:00 pm in the Darien Town Hall Auditorium. FOR MORE INFORMATION, TO ENTER OR TO SPONSOR A TEAM, CLICK HERE!!

StraightTalk – E-Cigarettes & Vaping: Trends & Patterns of Use

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  StraightTalk -  E-Cigarettes & Vaping: Trends & Patterns of Use  Tuesday, June 28 7-8:30 pm @ The Depot Darien Youth Center, 25 Heights Rd E-cigarettes have arrived in the life of the American teenager. Use of the devices among middle and high school students tripled from 2013 to 2014, according to federal data, bringing the share of high school students who use them to 13 percent — more than those who smoke traditional cigarettes. Is it safe? Are there health risks? And w...

2016 Summer Club at The Depot

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Summer Club @ The Depot Starting June 29th, The Depot will be open 7 - 10PM on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays for all middle school aged youth. Hang out at the CAFE OZ DINER or get your game on on our BRAND-NEW BASKETBALL COURT WITH LIGHTS! Please check the website, or FB page,, for special theme nights.

Scentsability Project – Tuesday, May 24th

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Save the Date for Tuesday May 24th, 3-5pm at The Depot!! Middle-schoolers: come to the Depot after school to paint/decorate clay aromatherapy medallions that will be donated, along with therapeutic essential oils, to kids and families in need of comfort or hope around the world. You'll also be able to keep one for yourself! Concession Special: Grilled Cheese/fries/drink @ $5 (other drinks/candy $1) PLEASE RSVP:

Student Governing Board Car & Pet Wash

Our Student Governing Board Car & Pet Wash!!!!! This Sunday May 15th at The Depot:: 9:00am - 1:00pm!! We wash cars and pets so grab your tickets, grab your pets and come on over to support a truly fabulous group of community minded kids!! If you can't find an SGB student to purchase your $10 ticket from, pop into the Depot and buy them through Saturday!!!

8th Grader Night at The Depot: 4/22 & 4/23

Attention all 8th graders: 8th graders are invited to The Depot Friday & Saturday April 22 & 23 from 7-10 pm! Grab a friend and come on by for a delicious dinner at Jack's Diner and get to know our Staff! It just gets better - join your friends for ping pong, pool, basketball, video games, foosball and more! Free Root Beer Floats to the first 10 kids!

Band Night – Friday, April 1st – 7-10:30pm

Coming to the Depot this Friday, April 1st:: 7-10:30 pm!! The highly anticipated return of Band Night! The Verticals: Darien's own rock band fronted by James Hilton. Playing many of their originals including their hit, "Murky Green". ANXIOUS: Newly formed punk outfit from Darien and New Canaan is very excited to play their very first show at the Depot. Playing some originals and covers. The Foresters: incredibly talented as well as popular rocker brothers from New Haven are returning...

Talk Early, Talk Often – POSTPONED until Wednesday April 20, 7:30-9pm

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This Event Has been POSTPONED until Wednesday April 20, 7:30-9pm Event Description A follow-up discussion to the March 10th drug talk with Maggie Young, Liberation Programs; Ingrid Gillespie, Communities 4 Action; and Ellen Brezovsky, Silver Hill Hospital Discuss warning signs of substance abuse Know when you should help and who you should call How and when to start the conversation WHENThursday, March 24, 2016 from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT) WHEREThe Depot - Darien...