Register now for Plumb Library’s virtual storytimes. The fall session will begin the week of October 5 and end the week of November 16. The days/times will likely be: babies and toddlers ages 9 – 24 months, Tuesdays at 10:30 AM; preschoolers ages 3-5, Wednesday at 10:30 am or Thursdays at 1:30 pm; twos and threes, Fridays at 10:30 am. However, a modified schedule will be offered if there is not enough interest in four different classes. Please register on the Event Calendar on the library’s website www.plumblibrary.com as soon as possible so the class schedule can be finalized. Registration is REQUIRED for the session, but you do not have to attend every class. Please do not register if you feel you can not attend somewhat regularly. The classes are the most fun for all when we have several families attending! Once the class schedule is confirmed, you will receive a private Zoom Meeting Invitation Link which you can use for your weekly class. If you have any questions, please call the library at 508-763-8600 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Take a fun and enlightening journey through Boston Red Sox history with Martin Gitlin, the author of the Ultimate Boston Red Sox Time Machine Book. This presentation features videos and photographs of the greatest and most fascinating players, teams, events, and moments in franchise history. The program also includes trivia questions for patrons to ponder and covers Sox history from the Royal Rooters, who launched Red Sox Nation, all the way to the four World Series championships and beyond. It will conclude with a question-and-answer period. Author Martin Gitlin will have autographed and personalized copies of his book available online following the program. The program will take place via Zoom on Thursday, October 1 at 6:30 pm. This program is best for ages 7 and up. Register on the Event Calendar and the link will be sent to you in your confirmation email. Please call or email if you have any questions.
The library has returned to their regular hours for curbside pickup or book returns in the book drop. The hours are: Monday and Thursdays, 1:00 to 8:00, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10:00 to 6:00, Fridays 10:00 to 5:00, and Saturdays 10:00 to 2:00. The book drop is open while the library is staffed.
Calling all crafters, makers, artists, and bakers! You have to check out our newest eResource, Creativebug. Creativebug has thousands of award-winning art and craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists for creators of all skill levels. You can find projects for every occasion, nurture your creative soul by learning new skills and practice your craft every day. Plus, Creativebug offers free templates, recipes, and patterns and even has classes for kids—it truly is screen time you can feel good about! Available to Rochester-based library cards that start with the numbers 23548. Find it on our website under the Online Services tab.