Webster Public Library, 980 Ridge Road, recently announced its upcoming programs. Call (585) 872-7075 or visit websterlibrary.org for more information or to register.
Adult programs
Midge’s Tatters! Tatting Demonstration: 10 a.m. to noon on April 20. Midge’s Tatters invite all to come learn about tatting. Attendees may remember their grandmother or mother tatting edges for hankies, pillowcases or doilies. Today, it is used for these items as well as jewelry, clothing, decorations and card making. A brief history of tatting, demonstrations of it and discussions of new techniques will be provided.
Lunchtime Book Discussion — The Underground Railroad: noon to 1:30 p.m. on April 19. Join to read and discuss an award-winning or classic book. Attendees can bring their own lunch and eat as the group discusses this month’s title, “The Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead. Books will be available to check out at the Circulation Desk the month before the discussion. Next months’ title will be “The Black Echo” by Michael Connelly.
Book sale
Join for the Spring Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Webster Public Library from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on April 26, fill a bag for $4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 27 and the bag sale will continue from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 28. Hardcover books will be $1 each. Paperbacks are 50 cents. Credit cards are accepted. All the books are new to the sale; no repeat stock. Books, DVDs, Blu-Ray, music CDs and LPs available for adults, teens and children.
Children’s programs
Saturday Stories for Wee Ones: 10:30 to 11 a.m. on April 21. Attendees can Interact with their baby, 2 years old and younger, through songs, rhymes and books. Fifteen minutes of structured time will be followed by time for babies and caregivers to play and socialize. No registration required.
Homeschool Hour: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on April 24. Come hang out in the storytime room at WPL with other homeschoolers. The library will have crafts, games, Legos and K’Nex for the kids; and it’s an opportunity for networking for parents. No registration required.