Space Ship Control Panel Overlooking Moon and Sun
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Monday, June 3 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 5 - 11: Become a NASA astronaut by going through official training! Make your way through various stations to learn how to walk on the moon, eat like an astronaut, and much more. After completing the training each child earns their own NASA badge to become an official astronaut.
Bounce Castle on Grass
West Branch
Saturday, June 15 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
All ages: Come celebrate Summer with the West Branch!  Fun for the entire family includes games, bouncy houses, a baby and toddler area, and much more.  Sign up for the Summer Reading program while you are here.  Attendees will receive one free Kona Ice.  Additional food will be available for purchase from Fifi's Lunch Box.  West Branch will be open for all regular services from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Dog in Space Suit Chasing Bone in Space
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 31 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash will be at the West Branch to provide a relaxed, fun atmosphere for kids of any reading level to 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 sign up for a time.
Dog in Space Suit Chasing Bone in Space
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 24 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash will be at the West Branch to provide a relaxed, fun atmosphere for kids of any reading level to 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 sign up for a time.
Dog in Space Suit Chasing Bone in Space
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 17 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash will be at the West Branch to provide a relaxed, fun atmosphere for kids of any reading level to 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 sign up for a time.
Dog in Space Suit Chasing Bone in Space
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 10 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash will be at the West Branch to provide a relaxed, fun atmosphere for kids of any reading level to 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 sign up for a time.
Dog in Space Suit Chasing Bone in Space
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 3 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash will be at the West Branch to provide a relaxed, fun atmosphere for kids of any reading level to 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 sign up for a time.
Open Book with Stars and Swirls
Meeting Rooms A, B, C, & D
Main Library
Monday, July 8 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
This is not your average read aloud. This is an interactive, fast-paced experience. Four different storytellers will harness the power of oral storytelling. Celestine Bloomfield, David Matlack, Stephanie Holman and Kim McMurray will showcase the diversity of this art form with cut and tell stories, folktales, African tales and more. Each storyteller will take the stage for a half hour. Stay for just one story, or the whole event. Kids can enjoy hands-on storytelling throughout the event in Room D. Refreshments will be served.
Colorful Candy and Lollipops
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Main Library
Friday, May 3 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Ages 12- 19:  Are you a Jedi, a Whovian or something else entirely?  Break out your best fandom-inspired costume and celebrate as your favorite character at the 4th Annual Fandom Prom.  Dance the night away with your friends and DJ Danny Wayne or hit up the game room for tabletop and card gaming.  Cosplay is encouraged, but please leave your realistic weapons at home.  Prizes will be awarded for Scariest, Funniest, Best Duo/Group and Best Individual Costumes.  Pick up begins promptly at 8:30pm.  Please register all participants separately.
Telescope Against Night Sky
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Friday, June 21 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Make your own working astronomy equipment using readily available materials and easy instructions. 

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