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.
The Battle of the Books is
almost here! Join the Vigo County Public Library, the Vigo County School
Corporation and the Indiana Humanities for a novel conversation with Young
Hoosier Book Award Nominee John David Anderson. Dave, as he prefers to be
called, will talk about the forces of inspiration and imagination and the need
for young readers and writers to be the heroes of their own stories. This
Special event is being held at the Woodrow Wilson Middle School
Auditorium. Speaker starts at 6pm with book signing to follow.
Do you have what it takes to outsmart Bowser? Work with your team to interpret clues and solve puzzles from Mario's extensive history to escape Bowser's Castle before it's too late. Registration is required - please call 812-235-2121. Ages 10 and up.
Ages 5-11: Make your own hand-held winter wonderland while escaping the snowy season! Children can use their imagination to create their own shakeable scene to overcome those winter blues in this interactive crafting program.
Denzel Washington is Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a young black boxer who is set to become the world's greatest boxing champion until he is wrongly imprisoned for a triple murder. Carter is set to serve a lifetime in prison until help comes from an unlikely source. Rated R. Refreshments will be served.
Grab a snack and explore free verse, rhymes, limericks, and haiku poems at this Big Read event for kids inspired by Adrian Matejka's book of poetry The Big Smoke. Write, share and read poetry at this drop-in event.