Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

cover of Chasing King's Killer
cover of Just Mercy
cover of The Sun Does Shine
cover of The Woman in the Window
cover of another good dog
cover of Reading with Patrick
cover of The Perfect Mother
cover of The Doctor with an Eye for Eyes

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Sci-Fi trivia

Red Sun Behind Futuristic City
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Wednesday, July 17 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Test your knowledge of science fiction and compete to win prizes with Sci-Fi Trivia.

Read to Rover

Dog in Space Suit Chasing Bone in Space
West Branch Library
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, July 17 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash will provide a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere in which kids of any reading level can practice their reading skills. Bring your favorite reading material or choose from books and magazines that will be provided by the Library. Call 812-235-2121 to reserve a time slot.

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, July 18 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Enjoy refreshments as you play traditional and non-traditional Bingo every week. Prizes will be offered to the first to call out, "Bingo!" All levels of experience welcome. Cards and number markers will be provided.

Space Trivia

Sun Rising Over the Edge of a Planet
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, July 18 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Do you know the difference between the planets? Do you know facts about NASA's missions, the constellations, galaxies, and the stars? How knowledgeable are you about sci-fi TV shows and movies?  Show off your skills at trivia. Winners receive bragging rights and gift cards.

Books Before Bedtime

Infant Sleeping on a Crescent Moon
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, July 18 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 0-5: Wear your pajamas to the Library for stories, songs and crafts before bedtime at this evening storytime. Activities will vary each week from traditional stories, to art, music-making and everything in between.