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

Creative Writing Workshop with Leah Singer

Girl Thinking While Boy Writes
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, October 16 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 9-14: Do you dream of being an author? Or do you have lots of ideas that you want to put on paper, but you're not sure where to start? Let freelance writer and editor Leah Singer teach you how to conquer the blank page with writing exercises in both fiction and non-fiction and with creative techniques that will get your wildest ideas out of your head.

West Vigo Guitar Club

Acoustic Guitar
West Branch Library
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, October 16 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Learn to play the guitar and better understand basic music concepts like melody, rhythm and chords with the West Vigo Guitar Club.  The club will meet as a group for free instruction from September through November.  No music experience is required, but space is limited.

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, October 17 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.

Level Up Your Tech: Podcasts

Woman Using Tablet
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, October 17 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
What is a podcast? Why would you want to listen to one? Would you enjoy it? Learn about this audio-based format and how to download and listen to podcasts. You will receive recommendations based on your specific interests.

Books Before Bedtime

Owl in Crescent Moon Reading to Two Owlets
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, October 17 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 0-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and finger-plays as your children build their early literacy skills.