Come Visit the West Branch Library

Located next to the West Terre Haute Community Center, the West Branch is a single-level building with ease of access for all customers. The West Branch features:

  • A self-check out station
  • Self-service pickup for holds
  • A computer area with seventeen Windows 7 computers
  • Public Wi-Fi
  • An on-staff State Notary
  • A dedicated teen area
  • A dedicated children's area
  • A certified Nature Explore outdoor classroom
  • Two meeting rooms and a full kitchen available for reservation

Patrons to the West Branch can use their library card to place holds on items from either the Main Branch of West Branch to pickup at their convenience. Patrons can also check out an iPad Air or Nexus 7.

West Branch offers programs for all ages, including game nights, family movies, storytimes, homeschool programs and computer classes. Download the VCPL Newsletter for a complete listing of upcoming programs.

Collections

  • Large Print
  • Best Seller Express
  • New Adult Fiction & Nonfiction
  • Adult Fiction & Nonfiction
  • Circulating Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Books on CD
  • Music CDs
  • Parent/Teach Materials
  • DVDs for All Ages

For Children

  • Two AWE ELF Stations
  • Juvenile Fiction & Nonfiction
  • Picture Books
  • Boad Books
  • Board Games, Puzzles, LEGO and K'nex

For Teens

  • Teen Fiction & Nonfiction
  • XBox One Console for use in the library
  • Video Games

Contact West Branch

125 North Church St
West Terre Haute, In 47885
812–235–2121
Map

Hours:

  • Monday: 12pm - 8pm
  • Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
  • Wednesday: 12pm - 8pm
  • Thursday: 10am - 6pm
  • Friday: 10am - 6pm
  • Closed Saturdays & Sundays

West Terre Haute Information

Word 2

Microsoft Word Logo
West Branch
Tuesday, June 14
10:00 am to 11:30 am
In Microsoft Word 2010, you will learn text, paragraph and page formatting. Please be familiar with the skills in Word 1.

Music Makers

Illustration of Children Playing Instruments
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Tuesday, June 14
11:00 am to 11:45 am
Come ready to move and sing!  Children ages 1-6 and their caregiver(s) can look forward to strengthening early literacy skills through fun and engaging stories, songs, and movement activities.

Bookmark Makers!

Bookmarks on Star Background
West Branch
Wednesday, June 15
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Drop in to create a Summer Reading themed bookmark to keep and to share!

Fit & Fab Moms Baby Program

Illustration of Infants with Ball
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, June 15
5:30 pm to 6:15 pm
Parents, come work out and play with your baby at the same time! Erin Gregory, a certified fitness instructor, will be here to teach parents/caregivers effective exercise moves that will encourage parents to stay fit and active in and out of the home. The exercises will be strength focused including: baby bicep curls, baby squats, baby crunches, and more as the goal of the class is to educate parents about fitness and help them to get excited about leading a healthy, active life with their new addition to the family.

Free Summer Meals at West Branch

Lunchbox with Milk, Sandwich and Apple
West Branch
West Branch Kitchen
Monday, June 20
12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
Free Summer Meals provided by the Vigo County School Corporation will be served at the West Branch located at 125 N. Church Street, West Terre Haute, IN 47885.There is no cost to attend.  Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture partners with local organizations like libraries to provide free meals to children when school is out for the summer.  Any child under age 18 may come and eat.  For further information call the West Branch of the Vigo County Public Library at 812-235-2121.

Get in the game at West

Craft Supplies
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Monday, June 20
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
The Vigo County Public Library, West Branch in partnership with Purdue Extension, Marie West and other local community organizations will help you get in the game this summer.  Activities include cooking, planting, crafts, fun science experiments and outdoor games.  Library programs will run from 1pm to 3pm each day and registration is required.  Parental involvement and participation are encouraged at all young peoples' events and programs.

Using a Flash Drive

Flash Drive
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
Monday, June 20
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Bring a flash drive with you. In this class for beginners, you will learn how to save and organize documents and pictures to your flash drive. You will also learn how to delete items from your flash drive.

Music Makers

Illustration of Children Playing Instruments
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Tuesday, June 21
11:00 am to 11:45 am
Come ready to move and sing!  Children ages 1-6 and their caregiver(s) can look forward to strengthening early literacy skills through fun and engaging stories, songs, and movement activities.

Free Summer Meals at West Branch

Lunchbox with Milk, Sandwich and Apple
West Branch
West Branch Kitchen
Tuesday, June 21
12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
Free Summer Meals provided by the Vigo County School Corporation will be served at the West Branch located at 125 N. Church Street, West Terre Haute, IN 47885.There is no cost to attend.  Each year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture partners with local organizations like libraries to provide free meals to children when school is out for the summer.  Any child under age 18 may come and eat.  For further information call the West Branch of the Vigo County Public Library at 812-235-2121.

Get in the game at West

Craft Supplies
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Tuesday, June 21
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
The Vigo County Public Library, West Branch in partnership with Purdue Extension, Marie West and other local community organizations will help you get in the game this summer.  Activities include cooking, planting, crafts, fun science experiments and outdoor games.  Library programs will run from 1pm to 3pm each day and registration is required.  Parental involvement and participation are encouraged at all young peoples' events and programs.

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