Plumb Memorial Library News: Home School, bookworms and more

Here's what's going on at Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster Street. For more library news, click here.

AlphaBits — Thursdays, Dec. 11 and 18, 10:30 a.m. Preschoolers and caregivers work on learning skills to make them kindergarten ready. Drop in.

Stay & Play —Fridays, Dec. 12 and 19, 10:30 a.m. Adults chat while children play in a safe secure environment; light refreshments provided. Suitable for babies and young children.

Library Home School Network — Friday, Dec. 12, 2 p.m. Homeschooling or thinking of homeschool¬ing your child(ren)? Meet other families at this open-session, children are welcome and light refreshments are served.

Minecraft Club — Saturday, Dec. 13, 2 p.m. Kids 4-12 share ideas and tips in this free monthly program which offers a craft, game and educational element, but no online gaming; register, space limited.

Budding Bookworms — Mondays, Dec. 15 and 22, 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 — Tuesdays, Dec. 16 and 23, 10 a.m. Mrs. Fritsch offers stories, songs and movement for toddlers and pre-schoolers up to age 5 in this themed drop in program; siblings welcome.

knit! — Tuesdays, Dec. 16 and 23, 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.

Tweens Rule — Wednesday, Dec. 17, 6 p.m. New program for kids in grades 5-8 with crafts, cooking and book discussions.

Teen Saturday — Saturday, Dec. 20, 1:30 p.m. Teens 13-19 begin with activity then move to a movie, snacks; event is free.

Book Buzz — Tuesday, Dec. 30, 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 welcomes audience participation.

Toys for Kids Drop Off — Both Shelton libraries have boxes for unwrapped toy donations for TEAM’s holiday distribution through December.

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.