Events at Plumb: Things for tweens, kids and adults
Here are some events happening at Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster Street. Call Plumb at 203-924-9461. For even more library news, click here.
Tweens Rule — Wednesday, Nov. 19, 6 p.m. Program for kids in grades 5-8 with crafts, cooking, book discussions.
AlphaBits — Thursday, Nov. 20, 10:30 a.m. Preschoolers and caregivers work on learning skills to make them kindergarten ready. Drop in.
Stay & Play — Friday, Nov. 21, 10:30 a.m. Open play dates for preschoolers and caregivers. Adults chat while children play; light refreshments provided. For babies and young children; drop in.
Teen Advisory Board — Friday, Nov. 21, 3 p.m. Teens share opinions and input for enhancing programs and collections in the teen department. New members welcome; drop in.
Repeat Reads — Friday, Nov. 21, 6 p.m. Adults re-read classics, this month S.E. Hinton’s The Outsiders. Opinions shared over refreshments, drop in; copies available for this reader’s happy hour.
Library Lego Club — Saturday, Nov. 22, 2 p.m. Legos Challenge 3: all ages drop in as children 1-12 create a racing car using Legos. excitement. All creations will be displayed in children’s department until next month.
Teen Saturday — Saturday, Nov 22, 1 p.m. Teen make Shepherd’s Pie and discuss the serial killer thriller Nearly Gone. While the food bakes, watch The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Drop in.
Budding Bookworms — Mondays, Nov. 24, 10:30 a.m. A themed drop in story and craft time for kids 1-5 years old and their caregivers.
Fun for Little Ones — Tuesday, Nov. 25, 10 a.m. Mrs. Fritsch offers stories, songs and movement for toddlers and pre-schoolers up to age 5 in this engaging and entertaining themed drop in program; siblings welcome.
Book Buzz — Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2 p.m. Drop-in with Miss Maura for weekly book and book based craft plus a healthy snack. This program for preschool children and their caregivers.
knit! — Tuesday, Nov. 25, 6 p.m. Adult fiber fans meet to knit, crochet and chat, lots of support and fellowship in this drop in group, stop in and bring a friend.
Volunteers wanted — Volunteer Income Tax Assistance will be offered again in the winter, new volunteers are welcome to consider participating in this rewarding program. Local training will be offered at Team in Derby in late fall. Interested individuals should contact Team for more details.
Home Delivery — Shelton residents who cannot get to the library due to temporary or permanent disability are welcome to apply for home delivery of library materials. Contact the branch library, 203-926-0111). A project underwritten with support from the Friends of the Library and the Valley Community Foundation.