Main Line Books to host puppeteer

Actor-puppeteer Linda Zimmer will appear as Beatrix Potter at Main Line Books at 11:30 a.m. Saturday to read “The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit” by Emma Thompson.

The narrative will be accompanied by flute music provided by West Virginia Wesleyan flute instructor, Linda Wolfersheim.

Featured guests will include Peter Rabbit and Zimmer’s therapy dog Toby.

Zimmer has created puppets for the PBS series Mr. Rogers Neighborhood and has performed with the Puppet Company in Glen Echo, Md., and the Bethesda Academy of Performing Arts.

Her puppetry services include children’s puppet shows, performance and construction workshops for children and adults, therapeutic puppetry and mascot puppet construction.