Illustration of Close Up of Ballerina's Feet While En Pointe
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 25 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Ages 6-15: There is more to a pirouette than meets the eye.  Explore the origins and health benefits of dance, build an engaging little dancer and learn the physics behind the famous spin.
Child's Hands Digging in Mud
Honey Creek Mall
Community Locations
Thursday, July 12 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
All ages: Experience the natural world at Honey Creek Mall and learn about the Nature Explore certified classroom.  Enjoy the same creative and family-oriented activities that you would if you were visiting the West Branch.
Poster: Coco
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Monday, July 2 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Despite his family's ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. To prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead where he meets the cunning Héctor and embarks on a journey to unlock the real story behind his family history. Refreshments will be served.
Blue Smokey Room with Bottles
Meeting Room B
Main Library
Saturday, September 15 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Do you have what it takes to escape? Work in teams of four or less to solve puzzles and clues from the Harry Potter Universe and free yourself in thirty minutes or less. Register by calling 812.232.1115.
Silhouette of Super Hero with Red Cape Looking Over City
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Saturday, May 5 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Are you ready for Free Comic Book Day?  Join in the worldwide celebration of this re-emerging hobby and grab a free comic book issue at the Main Library.  While you're here, meet David Yoder, a Bloomington-based independent comic artist and co-creator of the webcomic David and David at the Movies.  Select titles will be provided.  Supplies will be limited.  Learn more about Free Comic Book Day at
Illustration of Guitar
West Branch Shelter
West Branch
Saturday, June 23 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
All ages: Rock out with The Lemon Brothers Band and The Max Power Trio at this community summer block party with music, food, games and activities for all ages.  Attendees will receive one free Kona Ice.  Additional food will be available for purchase from various local food vendors.  West Branch will be open for all regular services from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Main Library
Saturday, June 23 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Celebrate Vigo County's 200th year with Vigo County Vignettes from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and Keynote Speaker: Hal Johnston from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Meeting Rooms A, B & C. Members of the Wabash Valley Genealogy Society will be available to offer assistance with your genealogy research or with scanning important documents and photos at the Genealogy Hotspot in Special Collections from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Registration for the Genealogy Hotspot begins in Special Collections on Tuesday, May 1. Walk-ins will be welcome if there are vacancies available. Learn more about all three events at
Boy Building Robotic Toy
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 11 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
BRICKS 4 KIDZ® coding class teaches important strategies to enhance logic and problem-solving skills and to work toward becoming technological innovators of tomorrow.  Students will write a code that reacts to the position of the Drumstick model to make various percussion instrument sounds and change the look of the instruments on the screen.    
West Branch Meeting Room A
West Branch
Tuesday, June 26 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 12-18: Learn the basics of creating your own beats with GarageBand, whether you like country, hip hop, or anything in between. You will be able to share your creation at the end of the session.
Illustration of Beakers Filled with Colorful Liquid
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Thursday, July 19 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages 5-11: A rainbow may be amazing in the sky, but you should see them in the lab.  Become a colorologist and experiment with color mixing, chemical reactions and art.