The Darien Fireworks Band is forming for its third season.

Under the direction of Darien High School Orchestra conductor Jane Minnis, the band will provide instrumentalists an opportunity to get together and perform.

Rehearsals will take place June 3, 10, 17 and 24 and July 1 at Darien High School from 7 to 9 p.m.

The cost to join is $75. The band will play before the Darien fireworks show Saturday, July 5.

All players, regardless of skill level or instrument, are encouraged to join. Darien residency is not required.

For information, contact Jane Minnis at 203-655-3981, ext. 2287, or To register, visit