Webster Public Library, 980 Ridge Road, recently announced its ongoing and upcoming programs. Call (585) 872-7075 or visit websterlibrary.org for more information or to register.
Adult programs
Sit and stitch: 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Mondays.
Travelogues: 2 to 3 p.m. on the second Tuesday of every month unless otherwise noted on the calendar. Join to hear tales of adventures and great sights. Each month, a presenter will share photos and thoughts about a trip that they took. Travelogues offer the chance for all to see the world, albeit through someone else’s eyes.
Monthly Movie Matinee: 1:15 to 3:15 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of every month unless otherwise noted on the calendar. Come to the library to enjoy a classic film. Take refuge from the elements in our meeting room. Enjoy some light refreshments and watch a movie on a large screen through a projector. Bring a friend or a loved one and experience a new film, or relive the memories of these movies.
ARP Drivers’ Safety Class: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 14. The cost for the program is $20 for AARP members, $25 for nonmembers, payable at the class. Make the check payable to AARP. No cash. Also, to be eligible for the insurance discount and/or DMV point reduction, remember to bring a driver’s license. This is a full-day class. Bring a lunch or go out to lunch during the break. Registration required.
National Medicare Education Week — Medicare 101: 2 to 3 p.m. on Sept. 18. Whether new to Medicare, coming up to 65 or have been enrolled for decades, all will walk away with valuable information about their health insurance coverage. The group will review what Medicare does and does not cover, what the doughnut hole is and how to possibly “skate” over it with the NYS EPIC program. Registration encouraged.
Putting Your Garden to Bed: 6 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 18. This program demonstrates the best methods to use in the fall to create the best garden in the spring. Learn what to do in the fall to improve soil quality, to protect perennials, tender plants, trees, and shrubs from winter conditions. Finally, the program will explain how to bring in the house plants, how to winterize tools and how to prepare water sources for the winter season. This program will be presented by a Master Gardener volunteer Jurij Kushner. Registration encouraged.
National Medicare Education Week — Medicare Made Clear: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 20. This is an educational presentation with a short video — 15 minutes — about Medicare A, B & D. The majority of this program will be dedicated to Q&A for individuals seeking answers. Registration encouraged.
Children’s programs
Stories for Wee Ones: 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. on Mondays. For ages 2 and younger.
Stories and Songs for ages 2-5: 1 to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesdays.
Stories and Songs for All Ages: 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. on Thursdays
Thursday Night is Family Night: 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursdays. All ages. Stop in any Thursday evening for a variety of activities the entire family will enjoy. Check the program calendar to see what the day’s activity will be.
PJ Storytime: 7 to 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 17. Songs, stories, and rhymes for the entire family. Wear PJs. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.
Discovery Morning: 10:30 a.m. to noon on Sept. 18. Babies and toddlers birth to 3 years are invited to come play at the library. The library will start the morning with parachute play and then children and their caregivers are free to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy. No registration required.