VERGENNES — Among many other things, Bixby Library youth services librarian Rachel Plant loves hats.
Lego hats. Santa hats. Her lobster and Dr. Seuss “Cat in the Hat” hats.
The Dr. Seuss hat, with its red and white stripes piling high, is what Plant plans to wear during Saturday’s Clang-and-Bang parade in Vergennes.
Plant will sit near a South Maple Street sidewalk and wave farewell to the city as it passes by: Her last official day of work at the Bixby after almost 20 years is Friday, May 29.
No doubt many who have enjoyed her weekly story hours and her love of children and children’s...