VCPL Chess Club

Chess Pieces Moving Into Checkmate
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, May 28 - 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.

Blindfold Birding Class by the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Saturday, May 30 - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Visual identification of birds requires a line of sight vantage point. When you learn how to "bird by ear" your experience widens to 360 degrees. Join Natural resource Programmer, Amber Slaughterbeck, to learn how to identify common birds by their songs. After we learn their songs, we'll venture outside to test our new skills-blindfolded! This program is suitable for individuals of all ages and abilities.

Summer Reading Superhero Party @ the Indiana Theater

Superhero Boy Flying Over City
Main Library
Youth Services
Saturday, May 30 - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join us for our Summer Reading Kickoff at the Indiana Theater! Watch Big Hero 6, take some super pictures, and play some games. Be sure to wear your best superhero gear in honor of our theme, "Every Hero Has a Story." This is a free event for families in the community. Call 232-1115 with questions.

Sensory Storytime

Illustration of Boy and Girl with Signs for Taste and Touch
Main Library
Meeting Rooms B & C
Monday, June 1 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Sensory storytime is geared towards children with Autism or Sensory Integration Disorders and 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.

Nature Tales @ Your Library

Illustration of Girl with Easel and Paint Brush in Front of Tree on Open Book
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, June 3 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

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

Mother Goose on the Loose ages 0-2

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, June 4 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

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

Mother Goose on the Loose ages:3-5

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, June 4 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

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

Superhero Storytime

Cover: Mighty Max! by Ziefert
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, June 4 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Ages 2-6 can join us for a Super Hero themed storytime with fun stories, interactive songs and games.

New! Saturday Morning Mother Goose on the Loose 0 - 2 years

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center - Main Library
Saturday, June 6 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children ages 0-2 will be from 10-10:30 a.m.

New! Saturday Morning Mother Goose on the Loose 2 - 5 years

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center - Main Library
Saturday, June 6 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children ages 2-5 will be from 11:00 to 11:30 a.m.

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