STEM Van: Forensic Laboratory

Two Young Detectives on a Sidewalk
Main Library
West Wing Ramp
Monday, June 20
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Can you be a crime scene investigator? The Girl Scouts of Central Indiana will bring the STEM van to the VCPL. This program will challenge children to solve a crime using hands-on techniques, while teaching them what it takes to be criminal detectives.  Registration is required. The STEM van can only accommodate 30 children per hour.

Going Wild at the Wigwam

Roller Skates
Main Library, Community Locations
Wigwam Skating & Event Center
Tuesday, June 21
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Vigo County Public Library's Youth Services department invites you to the Wigwam Skate and Event Center for two rolling, rollicking hours of skating and music.

Preschool Storytime

Cover: Pete at the Beach by Dean
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, June 22
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 

Music Makers

Illustration of Children Playing Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, June 23
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.

Toddler Tales

Cover: Freight Train by Crews
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, June 24
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers, bring your toddler to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 30 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

Bookmark Makers!

Bookmarks on Star Background
Main Library
VCPL Computer Lab
Friday, June 24
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Drop in to create a Summer Reading themed bookmark to keep and to share!

Baby Bookworms

Cover: The Seals on the Bus by Hort
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, June 27
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your babies to this lap-sit programming full of bonding time,  engaging stories, songs, and activities. A 30 minute optional playtime will be offered afterwards. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.

Pinwheels for Peace

Colorful Pinwheels in Grass
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, June 28
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Community School of the Arts at Indiana State is offering a free workshop at the VCPL that celebrates ISU's sesquicentennial and creates awareness of International Peace Day. The workshop, on June 28, 10 am-12 pm, invites participants to create pinwheels that will form a larger, public installation in early fall, 2016. With the help of the community, the art project will consist of over 300 pinwheels, to be displayed at the VCPL September 21-29 with an opening reception at the Library on International Peace Day, September 21, 5-6 pm. This event is free and open to the public. Children under the age of 8 years must be accompanied by an adult. All materials are supplied. 

Preschool Storytime

Cover: The Night before the Fourth of July by Wing
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, June 29
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 

Music Makers

Illustration of Children Playing Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, June 30
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.

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