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Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Libraries Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Monday, March 2 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm

It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

11:00 am to 12:15 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Sensory Storytime

Sensory Storytime

Illustration of Boy and Girl with Signs for Taste and Touch
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Monday, March 2 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Sensory storytime combines books, songs, movement, and therapeutic activities to stimulate all five senses and promote learning. If your child has difficulty sitting through one of the library’s other storytimes, this inclusive program of stories, songs and activities may be just what you are looking for!

6:00 pm to 6:45 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
Family Fun Night! Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday!

Family Fun Night! Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday!

Illustration of Family Floating in a Basket Carried by Balloons
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Monday, March 2 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Families of boys and girls in grades K-5 are invited to participate in special activities to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday. No registration necessary! Free Dr. Seuss books, courtesy of Psi Iota Xi Sorority, while supplies last. Co-sponsored by the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana.

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
Family Fun Night! Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday!

Family Fun Night! Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday!

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Monday, March 2 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Families of boys and girls in grades K-5 are invited to participate in special activities to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday. No registration necessary! Free Dr. Seuss books, courtesy of Psi Iota Xi Sorority, while supplies last. Co-sponsored by the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana.

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Meeting Room B
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: For Just One Day by Laura Leuck
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, March 3 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and art projects! Created for young people 3-5 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration not required. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes by Eric Litwin
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, March 3 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 3 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 3 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 3 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
VCPL Otaku Guild

VCPL Otaku Guild

Young Man and Young Woman Drawn in Manga Style
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, March 3 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Interested in anime, manga, video games, and more? This is the club for you. We will explore and enjoy the many parts of Japan's renowned Otaku culture!

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
PowerPoint

PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Tuesday, March 3 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

In this PowerPoint 2010 class, you will learn to navigate the program, add new slides, work with text boxes, graphics, and slide transitions. Please be familiar with the skills in the Basic Computing classes.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Mouse Mess by Linnea Riley
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 4 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
World of Adventure
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Basic Computing

Basic Computing

Senior at Computer Keyboard
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Wednesday, March 4 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

This hands-on class covers the parts of the computer, opening and closing of computer programs, using the mouse, saving information, and using the recycle bin.

10:00 am to 11:30 am
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes by Eric Litwin
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 4 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Nature Tales @ Your Library
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose ages 0-2

Mother Goose on the Loose ages 0-2

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, March 5 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! ages 0-2

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose ages:3-5

Mother Goose on the Loose ages:3-5

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, March 5 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! ages 3-5

11:00 am to 11:30 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library, Community Locations
Ivy Tech MLK Center
Thursday, March 5 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ivy Tech MLK Center
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, March 6 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: For Just One Day by Laura Leuck
West Branch
Friday, March 6 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
Introduction to the Internet
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
 
Minecraft Guild

Minecraft Guild

Minecraft Creeper
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Friday, March 6 - 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Do you love Minecraft as much as we do? Come play in Computer Lab 2 and build your world, even if you don't have a personal Minecraft account. Grades K-8

Computer time will be given on a first come, first served basis, with an hour limit when there are other players waiting.

3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Saturday, March 7 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Join us for a selection of our best items: Hard and paperback books, puzzles, videos, CD's, magazines and more. Many materials for all ages. Now accepting all major credit cards!

9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
New! Saturday Morning Mother Goose on the Loose 0 - 2 years
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Author Accolades: Tante Robinson

Author Accolades: Tante Robinson

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Saturday, March 7 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Terre Haute native Tante Robinson, co-writer of "GPS Navigating Youth Through Troubled Times!" will be on hand to sell and personalize her new book. She received the 'Make A Difference' award in 2012 and has had a day named after the Girls of Excellence on November 23rd, by Terre Haute's Mayor. Tante's mission is to get the word out about bullying awareness. She wants to encourage youth who have been bullied and ones that are doing the bullying.

10:00 am to 1:00 pm
VCPL Lobby
 
 
New! Saturday Morning Mother Goose on the Loose 2 - 5 years
11:00 am to 11:30 am
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Friends of the Library Sunday Book Sale
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
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Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Libraries Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Monday, March 9 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm

It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

11:00 am to 12:15 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
New! Mother Goose on the Loose at West ages 0 - 5!
11:00 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
 
 
New! Mother Goose on the Loose at West ages 0 - 5!
11:00 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
 
 
Excel 1

Excel 1

Microsoft Excel Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Monday, March 9 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Beginning Excel 2010 includes navigating the program, selecting and manipulating columns, rows, and cells. Please be familiar with the skills in the Basic Computing classes.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Tuesday, March 10 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
VCPL Lobby
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Taking Care of My Teeth by DeGezelle
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, March 10 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and art projects! Created for young people 3-5 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration not required. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Cookie Count by Robert Sabudle
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, March 10 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Time to Say Bye-Bye by Maryanna Cocca-Zeffler
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 11 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
World of Adventure
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Cookie Count by Robert Sabudle
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 11 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Craft This!
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
VCPL Book Club

VCPL Book Club

Main Library
Meeting Room 6
Wednesday, March 11 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Join us for an informal discussion of Charles Portis's novel, 'True Grit' this year's community read selection. If you haven't been to a book club recently, join us!

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Meeting Room 6
 
 
2016 Bicentennial: Indiana and Terre Haute

2016 Bicentennial: Indiana and Terre Haute

Indiana Bicentennial Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, March 12 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Learn more about how you can be involved with the Indiana Bicentennial Celebration. Director for Community Resources, Rene Stanley, will discuss the state's efforts, and we will have an update on local efforts for the city of Terre Haute's 2016 Bicentennial Celebration.

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Facebook 101

Facebook 101

Facebook Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Thursday, March 12 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Learn how to sign up for an account, navigate the website, and how to update your status. Please be familiar with the skills from the internet classes.

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
 
 
VCPL Chess Club

VCPL Chess Club

Chess Pieces Moving Into Checkmate
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, March 12 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Thursday, March 12 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Registered Teen Volunteers are welcome to join our Teen Advisory Board. Help plan teen programs and special projects and make your opinion known! For more information, contact Hillary Rains at 812-232-1113 ext 2275

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, March 13 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Taking Care of My Teeth by DeGezelle
West Branch
Friday, March 13 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
Intermediate Internet Searching
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Pizza and Panels

Pizza and Panels

Pizza and Panels Comic Book Style Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Friday, March 13 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Do you like comics, graphic novels, or manga? Do you like free pizza? Come talk about the hottest comics on our shelves and discuss your favorites. Registration required.

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Crackerbarrel Session

Crackerbarrel Session

Indiana State Flag
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Saturday, March 14 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Hear from area legislators about the initiatives of the 2015 Indiana General Assembly. If time allows there will be a public question and answer time following the remarks.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
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Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Libraries Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Monday, March 16 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm

It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

11:00 am to 12:15 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Lego at your Library

Lego at your Library

Pile of Brightly Colored Legos
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Monday, March 16 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in any time between 4 and 6 pm and tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
Excel 2

Excel 2

Microsoft Excel Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Monday, March 16 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Intermediate Excel 2010 covers formatting, freezing panes, and using basic formulas. Please be familiar with the skills in Excel 1.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Shaw
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, March 17 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and art projects! Created for young people 3-5 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration not required. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Ten Naughty Little Monkeys by Suzanne Williams
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, March 17 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library, Community Locations
Harrison College
Tuesday, March 17 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Harrison College
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

Pile of Brightly Colored Legos
West Branch
Tuesday, March 17 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 17 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 17 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Ten Naughty Little Monkeys by Suzanne Williams
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 18 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
World of Adventure
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Ten Naughty Little Monkeys by Suzanne Williams
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 18 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Craft This! Windy Craft Fun

Craft This! Windy Craft Fun

Flower Made of Recycled Materials
West Branch, Community Locations
West Vigo Community Center
Wednesday, March 18 - 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Adult Crafts featuring old books, paper and other recycled items. This Library sponsored program will be held at the West Vigo Community Center.

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
West Vigo Community Center
 
 
Nature Tales @ West Branch

Nature Tales @ West Branch

West Branch
Wednesday, March 18 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department for a nature themed storytime and craft at the West Branch!

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
VCPL Writers' Cafe

VCPL Writers' Cafe

VCPL Writers' Cafe @ Java Haute Logo
Community Locations, Main Library
Java Haute
Wednesday, March 18 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Calling all creative writers! Are you interested in sharing your writing, improving your craft, and networking? Join us at Java Haute for the chance to meet and talk with fellow writers!

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Java Haute
 
 
Vigo County Public Library Board Meeting-New Teen Meeting Room Main Floor
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
VCPL Lobby
 
 
Coffee Thursday

Coffee Thursday

West Branch
Thursday, March 19 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

In honor of “The VCPL Big Read” selection True Grit, join us to discuss westward migration, beginning with the days when Indiana was considered the “wild west”. Find out what it was like to live in Indiana at that time, and then move farther west to Oregon and California. The journey, setting up a homestead, getting meals on the table, and school days are some of the topics we’ll explore.
This event is held at All Place, 219 Providence Place, West Terre Haute. Open to the public and refreshments will be served.

10:30 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Library Speaker Series- Local Women's History Celebration

Library Speaker Series- Local Women's History Celebration

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, March 19 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate the Community Read and Women's Local History! This year's selection of 'True Grit' about a young girl's search for justice in 1870 is the time in our local history where local visionaries worked toward women's suffrage and ultimately brought Susan B. Anthony to Terre Haute in 1887. Narrated by Sherry Dailey and Sally Weatherston.

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Watch This! Library Movie: The Theory of Everything

Watch This! Library Movie: The Theory of Everything

Poster: The Theory of Everything
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, March 19 - 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

James Marsh's biopic of the celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking explores the relationship between the famous physicist and his wife. Rated PG-13: Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. 123 minutes. Free refreshments provided.

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, March 20 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: It Looked Like Spilt Milk by Shaw
West Branch
Friday, March 20 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
Animanga Club

Animanga Club

Japanese Samurai in Manga Style
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, March 20 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Interested in Japanese animation and comic books? This is the club for you. We will explore the history and the artistry of this world wide phenomenon!

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
 
Community Gaming Initiative

Community Gaming Initiative

Pile of Brightly Colored Gaming Dice
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, March 21 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Calling all gamers! If you're interested in tabletop, role playing, or card gaming, stop by between 12 and 4 pm to explore new games, play old favorites, and challenge new people. Feel free to bring your favorite games (PG-13, please). Open to community members of all ages and skills.

Gamers who would like to host a table or a tournament should contact Hillary Rains at hrains@vigo.lib.in.us or at 232-1113 ext 2275

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
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Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Libraries Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Monday, March 23 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm

It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

11:00 am to 12:15 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Excel 3

Excel 3

Microsoft Excel Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Monday, March 23 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

In Advanced Microsoft Excel 2010, you will learn how to create charts from tables of data. Please be familiar with the skills in Excel 1 & 2.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Creak Said the Bed by Phyllis Root
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, March 24 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and art projects! Created for young people 3-5 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration not required. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons by Eric Litwin
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, March 24 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

West Branch
Tuesday, March 24 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
World of Adventure
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: 1, 2 Buckle My Shoe by Anna Grossnickel Hines
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 25 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons by Eric Litwin
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, March 25 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Literacy Networking Breakfast

Literacy Networking Breakfast

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, March 26 - 7:30 am to 9:30 am

A panel of experts in the field presents information on a literacy topic. A free continental breakfast is provided. Sponsored by the Wabash Valley Literacy Coalition and coordinated by the VCPL Lifelong Learning Center. For more information, call 232-1117 or email sjakaitis@vigo.lib.in.us.

7:30 am to 9:30 am
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
OLLIE and VCPL -The Effects of Industrialization on the Wabash River
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A & C
 
 
 
 
VCPL Chess Club

VCPL Chess Club

Chess Pieces Moving Into Checkmate
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, March 26 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, March 27 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Creak Said the Bed by Phyllis Root
West Branch
Friday, March 27 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
 
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Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Parent Child Workshop

Family Place Libraries Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Monday, March 30 - 11:00 am to 12:15 pm

It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

11:00 am to 12:15 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Lego at your Library

Lego at your Library

Pile of Brightly Colored Legos
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Monday, March 30 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in any time between 4 and 6 pm and tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
World of Adventure Storytime

World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Milo and The Really Big Bunny by Stephen Krensky
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, March 31 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and art projects! Created for young people 3-5 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration not required. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Whose Chick Are You? by Nancy Tafuri
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, March 31 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Parents/caregivers and their toddlers can come and join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 15 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Walkers up to 36 months are welcome.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 31 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

Pile of Brightly Colored Legos
West Branch
Tuesday, March 31 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

West Branch
Tuesday, March 31 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch