Tuesday,April 17, 10:30 to 11:15 am: Zumbini Music and Movement for ages 0-3 years. Free Zumbini Demonstration for Plumb Library Families courtesy of Ms. Samantha from Studio 105. Zumbini is designed for little ones aged 0-4 and their caregivers. It’s a music and movement experience using original music and built upon the science of child development. Register on the Events Calendar found on the Plumb Library’s website, www.plumblibrary.com.
Thursday, April 19, 1:30 – 2:30 pm: Feathered Friends Story Time for ages 4 and up. Meet our Plymouth County 4H Friends, Evey Golden and her chicken, Whisper! Evey will read the story A Chicken Followed Me Homeby Robin Page. After the story, children will learn about the life cycle of a chicken and rules about handling chickens. Space is limited. Register on the Events Calendar.
Join us for an Afternoon with Amos featuring a “Breed All About It” storytime on Friday, April 20from 12:30 to 2:00 pm. Amos’ human, Holly, and Jr. Friends, will read dog stories while children and Amos listen! There will be a dog-themed make-and-take craft. All ages welcome, though younger children will need adult supervision and help with the craft. Please register.
The Council on Aging Book Group will discuss The Shack: Where Tragedy Confronts Eternityby William P. Young on Tuesday, April 17at 10:15 am at the Rochester Council on Aging, Dexter Lane, Rochester. Four years after his daughter is abducted and evidence of her murder is found in an abandoned shack, Mackenzie Allen Philips returns to the shack in response to a note claiming to be from God and has a life-changing experience
“Just the Facts” Nonfiction Book Group will discuss Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of the Family and Culture in Crisisby J. D. Vance on Thursday, April 19at 6:30 pm. This bestseller shares the poignant story of the author’s family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the demands of middle-class life and the collective demons of the past.
Café Parlez will discuss The Hundred-Foot Journeyby Robert Morais on Thursday, April 26at 6:30 pm. An American release of a well-received 2008 publication in India is a tribute to Indian and French flavors that follows the life journey of chef Hassan Haji, who progresses from his family’s modest restaurant in Mumbai to master haute cuisine in an elegant Parisian restaurant.