April 2020

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CANCELLED Alzheimer's Support Group
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
CANCELLED Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

CANCELLED Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 1 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, sing, and move your body while building early literacy skills. Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED HIV & Hepatitis C Testing with Positive Link

CANCELLED HIV & Hepatitis C Testing with Positive Link

Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, April 1 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Worried
that you or a loved one may have been exposed to HIV or Hepatitis C? Get tested
quickly and easily with Positive Link. Positive Link provides free testing,
comprehensive prevention information, and services for people infected with or
at risk of contracting these two viruses in south Central Indiana. If needed,
Positive Link will refer you to a disease intervention doctor for help with
treatment.

All
testing is done on-site, no appointment necessary. HIV testing requires a
simple finger prick and your results will be available in one minute. Hepatitis
C testing requires a blood sample; Positive Link will contact you with your
test results.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
CANCELLED Plan Your Independence with WICAA Services

CANCELLED Plan Your Independence with WICAA Services

Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
Wednesday, April 1 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Do you struggle with the costs of health care, child care,
or utilities? WICAA's Family Development program offers
methods and resources to address challenging family
issues, including budgeting, adult education, employment,
heath care, addiction, and housing. Meet with a Family
Development Specialist to assess your family's needs and
identify your goals and barriers, then learn how to develop
a plan and implement the strategies needed to attain
economic self-sufficiency. No appointment is necessary for
this free service.
All individuals and families are welcome. Learn more about
WICAA at www.wicaa.org.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
CANCELLED WIC- Baby Weigh-ins

CANCELLED WIC- Baby Weigh-ins

Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Wednesday, April 1 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Make sure your baby is on track with the help of WIC, even
if you are not currently enrolled. WIC will provide nutrition
education, issue benefits, make appointments, and share
breastfeeding support. Learn more about WIC at
www.in.gov/isdh/19691.htm.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
 
 
CANCELLED AA

CANCELLED AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 1 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED Mini Golf Tournament

CANCELLED Mini Golf Tournament

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Wednesday, April 1 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

All Ages: Challenge your friends and family to a mini-golf
game on West Branch Library's golf course during this drop-in
tournament. Clubs, balls, and score cards will be provided.

1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
CANCELLED Intro to Podcasting

CANCELLED Intro to Podcasting

Main Library
Wednesday, April 1 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Ages 12-19: Step up to the microphone and get started
with basic podcast equipment. Learn how to use the
equipment properly, improvise a short segment with a
friend, and record with Audacity®. Those who complete
this class can reserve the podcasting equipment at the
Youth Services desk to use on their own.

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
 
 
CANCELLED Poetry night

CANCELLED Poetry night

Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, April 1 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 12-19: April is National Poetry Month! Read your
own works of poetry or listen to the works of others in this
coffeehouse atmosphere. Coffee, tea, and snacks will
be served.

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
 
CANCELLED: Painting with Nicole
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED Am I Bankable?

CANCELLED Am I Bankable?

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, April 1 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Find out if you are prepared to take the next step in starting
your new business with help from the West Central Indiana
Small Business Development Center. The West Central
ISBDC workshop will show you how to best finance your
new business and walk you through the lending process with
commercial banks, as well as discuss how to attain Small
Business Administration (SBA) loans, how to find investors,
and what local lending programs are available.

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
CANCELLED Printing with Pancakes

CANCELLED Printing with Pancakes

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, April 2 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

All Ages: Design your own pancake on a computer and
then watch it print on the world's first 3D food printer:
ThePancakeBot®.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
CANCELLED: US Census Bureau
1:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
CANCELLED Messy Makers

CANCELLED Messy Makers

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 2 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Ages 5-11: Create marbled paper or paint with salt in a
care-free environment. Be prepared to make a mess by
wearing clothes that you can easily clean.

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED: Terre Haute Ostomy Support Group
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
CANCELLED Trivia Night

CANCELLED Trivia Night

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Thursday, April 2 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

All Ages: Show off your pop-culture knowledge at West
Branch Library's Spring Break Trivia Night. Play by yourself or
bring a team. There will be five rounds of 10 questions each.
The winners will receive a trophy.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED Books Before Bedtime

CANCELLED Books Before Bedtime

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 2 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Ages 0-5: Wind down with a bedtime story, sing songs,and participate in lap bounces as your children build their early literacy skills.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED Indiana's Battle Against Kudzu and Other Invasive Plants

CANCELLED Indiana's Battle Against Kudzu and Other Invasive Plants

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, April 2 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Learn more about Indiana DNR's ongoing battle with kudzu; The vine that ate the South from Kenneth Cote from the DNR division of Entomology and Plant Pathology.  Learn about the fourteen years of control effort that has been occurring on kudzu in an effort to push populations back towards the Ohio River.  There will also be discussion about the Aquatic Plant Rule and Indiana's new Terrestrial Plant Rule which will regulate many plants that were previously sold in garden centers.  

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
 
CANCELLED Intro to Podcasting

CANCELLED Intro to Podcasting

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, April 2 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Ages 9-19: Step up to the microphone and
get started with basic podcast equipment.
Learn how to use the equipment properly,
improvise a short segment with a friend,
and record with Audacity®. Those who
complete this class may reserve the
podcasting equipment at the Youth
Services desk to use on their own. No
experience is necessary.

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
CANCELLED: Vigo Toastmasters
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
CANCELLED Gamers' Alliance: Free-For-All

CANCELLED Gamers' Alliance: Free-For-All

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Friday, April 3 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

All Ages: Get ready to rumble at Gamers' Alliance: Free-For All. Three gaming systems will be available at West Branch
Library to play competitive and co-op games

11:00 am to 3:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
 
 
CANCELLED: First Friday -- Creating a Green Future: Purdue Extension

CANCELLED: First Friday -- Creating a Green Future: Purdue Extension

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Friday, April 3 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Think agriculture careers just deal with cows and
corn? Think again! Learn about vermicomposting with a worm sensory bin and
explore water conservation through a water filtering experiment.  Explore the variety in agriculture and
sustainability careers with Purdue Extension.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
CANCELLED Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
CANCELLED: Wabash Valley Scottish Society
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
CANCELLED Saturday Stories

CANCELLED Saturday Stories

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, April 4 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Ages 0-5: Start your Saturday morning with stories, songs, and conversation. Foster speech development, improve motor coordination, and learn creative ways to encourage your child's interactions and pre-reading skills.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
CANCELLED Sew, you need a machine....

CANCELLED Sew, you need a machine....

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, April 4 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Is your mending pile overflowing? Are you a beginner who
wants to learn how to sew? Sewing machines will be available
for you to mend, repair, or alter your clean items. Staff will
also be on-hand to answer your sewing questions or to teach
you how to use a sewing machine.


10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
CANCELLED Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
CANCELLED ReTHink Health

CANCELLED ReTHink Health

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Sunday, April 5 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Obesity, ADHD, and cancer rates are on the rise despite
technical advancements and new pharmaceuticals. But why
are people becoming sicker instead of healthier? Dr. Shikha
Bhattacharyya, a registered pharmacist and the president of
reTHink, will discuss how some household chemicals could
be contributing to poor health, what simple changes can be
made, and how to reduce household pollution. These ideas
will not only help you lead a healthier life, but will reduce
environmental pollution and help save money

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
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CANCELLED Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
CANCELLED Tiny Tot Time

CANCELLED Tiny Tot Time

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 6 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, and songs while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time.  Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED Osmo: Run your own pizza company
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
CANCELLED Maker Hour
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED Books & Brews

CANCELLED Books & Brews

Community Locations
Terre Haute Brewing Company
Monday, April 6 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Ages 21 & Up: David Mitchell's Cloud Atlas is an
award-winning novel that is written as six separate,
intertwined stories that unfold over centuries. Each
story is written in a different genre and follows the
point-of-view of a different character as Mitchell
takes the reader from the Pacific Islands of the mid-nineteenth
century to the Hawaii of a post-apocalyptic future.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Community Locations
Terre Haute Brewing Company
 
 
CANCELLED Ready to Read Storytime

CANCELLED Ready to Read Storytime

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Tuesday, April 7 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Develop your child's early literacy development by listening to stories, singing, and dancing to music. After storytime, enjoy playtime or a craft.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
 
CANCELLED Money Smart Board Games

CANCELLED Money Smart Board Games

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Tuesday, April 7 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

All Ages: Learn about financial matters in a fun and
interactive way. Play classic board games like Monopoly® to
master budgeting, finances, and more. Games for all ages
and skill levels will be available to play.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED: League of Women Voters Candidate Forums

CANCELLED: League of Women Voters Candidate Forums

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Tuesday, April 7 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Hear from candidates for the 2020 Primary Election at this candidate forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters.  Attendees will have an opportunity to speak one-to-one with the candidates following the forum.
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
CANCELLED Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
CANCELLED Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

CANCELLED Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 8 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, sing, and move your body while building early literacy skills. Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED AA

CANCELLED AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 8 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED Teen Advisory Board

CANCELLED Teen Advisory Board

Main Library
Conference Room
Wednesday, April 8 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Ages 12-19: Plan exciting events like Fandom Prom and
escape rooms with the Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Interact
with other passionate volunteers to implement popular
trends, create incredible programs, and be a positive role
model. TAB meets monthly and welcomes all newcomers.

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
CANCELLED Watch This! The Biggest Little Farm

CANCELLED Watch This! The Biggest Little Farm

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, April 8 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Documentarian John Chester thought his film
career was over when he and his wife Molly
purchased the 200-acre Apricot Lane Farms near
Los Angeles in 2011. Instead, Chester found himself chronicling
their eight-year journey into regenerative farming, sustainable
biodiversity, and the complexity of nature.



6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
CANCELLED Guitar Club

CANCELLED Guitar Club

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 8 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Ages 12-19: Learn to play the guitar and
to better understand basic music concepts
like melody, rhythm, and chords. No music
experience is required, but space is limited.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED Storytime at Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market

CANCELLED Storytime at Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market

Community Locations
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market
Thursday, April 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 0-5: Join VCPL for stories, songs,
and conversation. Learn how to encourage
interaction, improve motor skills, develop
speech, and strengthen pre-reading skills.
Breakfast will be provided by Fresh Thyme
Farmers Market starting at 10:00 a.m.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Community Locations
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market
 
 
CANCELLED Bingo Bunch

CANCELLED Bingo Bunch

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, April 9 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Adults: 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.

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
CANCELLED Ask an Expert

CANCELLED Ask an Expert

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, April 9 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Are you intimidated by financial decisions? Drop-in to ask
questions about retirement, loans, investments, and more in
one-on-one sessions with banking experts from across Vigo
County. Each person will have a 15-minute time slot.

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
CANCELLED Books Before Bedtime

CANCELLED Books Before Bedtime

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 9 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Ages 0-5: Wind down with a bedtime story, sing songs,and participate in lap bounces as your children build their early literacy skills.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED Vigo Invasives Management
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
CANCELLED Wabash Valley Art Guild
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
CANCELLED AA

CANCELLED AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Friday, April 10 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED The Price is Right: Money Smart Teens
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
 
 
CANCELLED Experience Virtual Reality

CANCELLED Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, April 11 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 12 & Up: Escape an underwater shipwreck. Hang
glide through a tropical landscape. Navigate zero gravity or
destroy robot monsters before they destroy you. With the
HTC ViveT virtual reality headset, you can immerse yourself
in exciting worlds, take on new challenges, and survive
against all odds.

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Holiday Closing
(All day)
 
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Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 13 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, and songs while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time.  Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, April 13 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 9 & Up: Explore the latest printing technology available
in Haute Create. Learn how to properly and safely use the
equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.
Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printers
independently must complete this class.
Did you know that the material used in class has little impact
on the environment? The PLA filament used to create your
models will biodegrade in 18-24 months.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, April 13 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Ages 9 & Up: Explore the latest printing technology available
in Haute Create. Learn how to properly and safely use the
equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.
Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printers
independently must complete this class.
Did you know that the material used in class has little impact
on the environment? The PLA filament used to create your
models will biodegrade in 18-24 months.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Read to Rover

Read to Rover

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Monday, April 13 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

All Ages: Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash®
will provide a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere
in which kids of any reading level can practice
their reading skills. Bring your favorite reading
material or choose from books and magazines
provided by the Library.
To reserve a time slot at West Branch Library,
call 812.235.2121.

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Wabash Valley Genealogy Society- Public Education Program
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, April 13 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Ages 9 & Up: Explore the latest printing technology available
in Haute Create. Learn how to properly and safely use the
equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.
Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printers
independently must complete this class.
Did you know that the material used in class has little impact
on the environment? The PLA filament used to create your
models will biodegrade in 18-24 months.
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Storytime at Chick-fil-A

Storytime at Chick-fil-A

Community Locations
Tuesday, April 14 9:30 am to 10:30 am

Ages 0-5: Join VCPL for stories, songs,
and conversation. Learn how to encourage
interaction, improve motor skills, develop
speech, and strengthen pre-reading skills.

9:30 am to 10:30 am
Community Locations
 
 
 
 
Explore Beyond the Classroom - Worm World: Vermicomposting
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Ready to Read Storytime

Ready to Read Storytime

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Tuesday, April 14 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Develop your child's early literacy development by listening to stories, singing, and dancing to music. After storytime, enjoy playtime or a craft.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Create with Cricut: Drawstring Bags
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Create with Cricut: Drawstring Bags
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
River City Art Association

River City Art Association

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, April 14 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer, Todd Stokes at 812-232-0048.

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
CANCELLED: League of Women Voters Candidate Forums

CANCELLED: League of Women Voters Candidate Forums

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Tuesday, April 14 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Hear from candidates for the 2020 Primary Election at this candidate forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters.  Attendees will have an opportunity to speak one-to-one with the candidates following the forum.
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 15 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, sing, and move your body while building early literacy skills. Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 15 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
CANCELLED: Home Grown: Starting a Container Garden
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room A
 
 
Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
Guitar Club

Guitar Club

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 15 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Ages 12-19: Learn to play the guitar and
to better understand basic music concepts
like melody, rhythm, and chords. No music
experience is required, but space is limited.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Sound editing with Audacity

Sound editing with Audacity

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, April 16 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 12 & Up: You've recorded your new
song or podcast episode, but you're not
ready to release it just yet. Prepare your
project for the next step and learn basic
sound editing techniques with Audacity®,
a multi-track, easy-to-use audio editor.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, April 16 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Adults: 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.

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 16 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Ages 0-5: Wind down with a bedtime story, sing songs,and participate in lap bounces as your children build their early literacy skills.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Vigo Toastmasters
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Friday, April 17 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
Art Hacks

Art Hacks

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, April 18 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Reverence for nature has been celebrated in
landscapes throughout history. In this session
of Art Hacks, explore nature by creating
environmental commentary or a pristine
landscape with watercolors.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
 
 
Read to Rover

Read to Rover

Main Library
Youth Services Multipurpose Room
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, April 18 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

All Ages: Therapy dogs from Love on a Leash®
will provide a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere
in which kids of any reading level can practice
their reading skills. Bring your favorite reading
material or choose from books and magazines
provided by the Library.To reserve a time slot at the Main
Library, call 812.232.1113, ext 4242.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Multipurpose Room, Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Mothers Against Drunk Driving- Victim Impact Panel
11:00 am to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Civics @ Your Library: Chat with the Only Doctor Candidate for Coroner
2:00 pm to 4:45 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
POSTPONED: Youth Action: Confronting Ableism

POSTPONED: Youth Action: Confronting Ableism

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Sunday, April 19 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 12-19: Ableism is defined by the Center
for Disability Rights as, "A set of beliefs or
practices that devalue and discriminate against
people with physical, intellectual, or psychiatric
disabilities and often rests on the assumption
that disabled people need to be 'fixed' in one
form or the other." In this half-day, youth-led
workshop, the CANDLES Holocaust Museum
Youth Board will demonstrate how ableism
impacts individuals using real-life experiences
from members of the Vigo County community
and will discuss what individuals can do to
address the issue.

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
 
CANCELLED: Festival of Nations

CANCELLED: Festival of Nations

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Sunday, April 19 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Tour the world with Festival of Nations. Pose for your
passport picture before you set off on your journey to visit
various countries, be greeted by video clips of other people from
around the globe, and learn about the arts, crafts, and traditions
found in other cultures.

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
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Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 20 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, and songs while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time.  Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Make it! Take it! Sustain it!
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Vigo County Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms B & C
 
 
Civics @ Your Library: Chat with the only Doctor Candidate for Coroner
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
NAACP General Membership Meeting
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
Ready to Read Storytime

Ready to Read Storytime

Mother Bear Reading to Bear Cub in Grass
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Tuesday, April 21 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Develop your child's early literacy development by listening to stories, singing, and dancing to music. After storytime, enjoy playtime or a craft.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
 
Intro to Podcasting

Intro to Podcasting

Young Girl with Headphones & Microphone
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, April 21 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Ages 9-19: Step up to the microphone and
get started with basic podcast equipment.
Learn how to use the equipment properly,
improvise a short segment with a friend,
and record with Audacity®. Those who
complete this class may reserve the
podcasting equipment at the Youth
Services desk to use on their own. No
experience is necessary.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
CANCELLED: Battle of the Books Author Visit With Cammie McGovern

CANCELLED: Battle of the Books Author Visit With Cammie McGovern

Cover: Chester and Gus
Community Locations
Woodrow Wilson Middle School Auditorium
Tuesday, April 21 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

All Ages: In her heart-warming novel
Chester and Gus, Cammie McGovern
introduces Chester, a compassionate
pup who has always dreamed of being a
service dog. When it looks like his dream
will never come true, Chester is adopted
to be a companion for Gus, a ten-year old boy on the autism spectrum.
Chester wasn't trained to interact with
a child like Gus and must put all his skills
to the test to learn how to communicate
with his new person.
After her presentation, McGovern will
sign copies of her book and therapy
dogs from Love on a Leash® will be in
attendance to make new friends. Young
Hoosier Book Award Author Night is
presented by the Vigo County Public
Library in support of the Vigo County
School Corporation's Battle of the Books.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Community Locations
Woodrow Wilson Middle School Auditorium
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 22 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, sing, and move your body while building early literacy skills. Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, April 22 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 9 & Up: Explore the latest printing technology available
in Haute Create. Learn how to properly and safely use the
equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.
Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printers
independently must complete this class.
Did you know that the material used in class has little impact
on the environment? The PLA filament used to create your
models will biodegrade in 18-24 months.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 22 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, April 22 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Ages 9 & Up: Explore the latest printing technology available
in Haute Create. Learn how to properly and safely use the
equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.
Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printers
independently must complete this class.
Did you know that the material used in class has little impact
on the environment? The PLA filament used to create your
models will biodegrade in 18-24 months.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Advanced 3D Printing

Advanced 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing Orange Wavy Shape
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, April 22 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 12 & Up: Take your 3D printing to the next level at this demonstration of the Raise 3D N2 with its dual extrusion, large heated build plate and the ability to use different types of filament including metallic and wood composites. Intro to 3D Printing must be taken prior to this class.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
National Poetry Month Workshop
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Guitar Club

Guitar Club

Acoustic Guitar
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 22 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Ages 12-19: Learn to play the guitar and
to better understand basic music concepts
like melody, rhythm, and chords. No music
experience is required, but space is limited.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, April 23 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Adults: 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.

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Owl in Crescent Moon Reading to Two Owlets
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 23 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Ages 0-5: Wind down with a bedtime story, sing songs,and participate in lap bounces as your children build their early literacy skills.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
The High Cost of Fast Fashion

The High Cost of Fast Fashion

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, April 23 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

In "fast fashion," cheap but trendy clothing
moves from the catwalk to the store as
quickly as possible to meet consumer
demand. But what is the impact of fast
fashion on the environment, on those that
produce these items, and on consumers'
wallets? Join Megan Stoner, Regional
Coordinator for the South at Fashion
Revolution USA, founder of Thryfted, and
up-cycling designer for Stoner Drive, over
Skype to discuss the impact of this demand-driven industry. This event is coordinated in
conjunction with Fashion Revolution Week,
an annual event that challenges consumers
to consider who makes their clothing

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Vigo Toastmasters
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
 
Arbor Day

Arbor Day

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Friday, April 24 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Commemorate 30 years of TREES Inc.
with Vigo County Public Library and the
City of Terre Haute. Mayor Duke Bennett
will present an Arbor Day proclamation
and Ana Maria Erazo Galeano, City of
Terre Haute Urban Forester, will present
the Arbor Day Foundation Tree City
USA flag. One hundred seedlings will
be available from the Indiana DNR Tree
Seedling Program courtesy of Senator
Jon Ford. Explore the history, impact,
and beautification efforts of TREES
Inc. through displays and exhibits.
Refreshments will be provided.
TREES Inc. improves the environmental
quality of Terre Haute and Vigo County
by collaborating with community leaders,
local businesses, and neighbors to create
a beautiful, sustainable, and verdant place
to live, work, and play.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Friday, April 24 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Never Too Late to Learn: Composting

Never Too Late to Learn: Composting

Hands Holding Soil with Compostable Items in the Background
Community Locations
Saturday, April 25 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Transform your kitchen and garden leftovers into a
nutrient-rich fertilizer and reduce the amount of organic
waste sent to landfills with your own compost bin. ISU's
Office of Sustainability will teach you how to start your own
compost bin using vermicomposting, a type of composting
that uses earthworms to break down organic materials.
They will also explain what materials are compostable by
this method and show you how to set up a successful home
composting system.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Community Locations
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Woman Wearing VR Headset
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, April 25 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 12 & Up: Escape an underwater shipwreck. Hang
glide through a tropical landscape. Navigate zero gravity or
destroy robot monsters before they destroy you. With the
HTC ViveT virtual reality headset, you can immerse yourself
in exciting worlds, take on new challenges, and survive
against all odds.

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Be A GLOBE Observer

Be A GLOBE Observer

Main Library
Haute Create
Sunday, April 26 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

GLOBE Observer is an international citizen science initiative that provides scientists
with broader access to the information that they need to better understand the global
environment. Learn how to support GLOBE Observer and climate research by tracking
changes in clouds, water, plants, and other life on your own smartphone or tablet.
Your data is verified by NASA satellite data, and your observations will help students
conduct real scientific research as part of the GLOBE Program. Bring your own device
to download the GLOBE Observer app and get started in one of the following projects:
GLOBE Trees, GLOBE Mosquitoes, GLOBE Land Cover, or GLOBE Clouds.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
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Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 27 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, and songs while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time.  Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Ready to Read Storytime

Ready to Read Storytime

Mother Bear Reading to Bear Cub in Grass
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Tuesday, April 28 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Develop your child's early literacy development by listening to stories, singing, and dancing to music. After storytime, enjoy playtime or a craft.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 29 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, sing, and move your body while building early literacy skills. Thirty minutes of free play will follow storytime.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 29 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the Wabash Valley Intergroup for Alcoholics Anonymous at 812.235.7263 or email intergroup120@gmail.com

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Sound editing with Audacity

Sound editing with Audacity

Microphone with Editing Software on Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, April 29 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Ages 12 & Up: You've recorded your new
song or podcast episode, but you're not
ready to release it just yet. Prepare your
project for the next step and learn basic
sound editing techniques with Audacity®,
a multi-track, easy-to-use audio editor.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
National Geographic Sea of Shadows Documentary Screening
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Guitar Club

Guitar Club

Acoustic Guitar
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 29 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Ages 12-19: Learn to play the guitar and
to better understand basic music concepts
like melody, rhythm, and chords. No music
experience is required, but space is limited.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, April 30 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Adults: 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.

12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Owl in Crescent Moon Reading to Two Owlets
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 30 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Ages 0-5: Wind down with a bedtime story, sing songs,and participate in lap bounces as your children build their early literacy skills.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Vigo Toastmasters
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room