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Labor Day - Closed

Labor Day - Closed

Young Girl Holding Flag
Main Library, West Branch
All Library Locations
Monday, September 1 (All day)

All Library locations will be closed in observance of the holiday.

(All day)
All Library Locations
 
 
Tech Station

Tech Station

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Tuesday, September 2 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
VCPL Lobby
 
 
Library Board Special Meeting
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
Nature Tales @ Your Library

Nature Tales @ Your Library

Illustration of Girl with Easel and Paint Brush in Front of Tree on Open Book
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, September 3 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department for a nature themed storytime!

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
FAST TRACK: Taking a Screenshot on Your Computer

FAST TRACK: Taking a Screenshot on Your Computer

Scissors Cutting Dotted Line
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Wednesday, September 3 - 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm

This class is part of the Fast Track series for learners who have more advanced computer skills. This class lasts 30 minutes, and please be advised that it moves quickly. Learn to take a screenshot or capture an image of part of your screen and to save it. You may bring your own computer, but it is not required.

5:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose ages 0-2

Mother Goose on the Loose ages 0-2

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, September 4 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! ages 0-2

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose ages:3-5

Mother Goose on the Loose ages:3-5

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, September 4 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! ages 3-5

11:00 am to 11:30 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

West Branch
Thursday, September 4 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Family Literacy Event

Family Literacy Event

Illustration of Family Reading a Book
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, September 4 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Families of kids in grades K-5 are invited to learn some fun ways to help with reading and writing! Space is limited. Free books while supplies last. Please register your family online or call Youth Services at 232-1115.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
 
Minecraft Guild

Minecraft Guild

Minecraft Creeper
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Friday, September 5 - 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Do you love Minecraft as much as we do? Come play in Computer Lab 2 and build your world, even if you don't have a personal Minecraft account. Grades K-8

Computer time will be given on a first come, first served basis, with an hour limit when there are other players waiting.

3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
 
First Friday Celebration of International Peace Day!

First Friday Celebration of International Peace Day!

Girl Drawing Flag in Chalk on Sidewalk
Main Library
Library Lawn
Friday, September 5 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Join in the celebration! Children will re-create the flags of the world with sidewalk chalk around the library while adults will explore the world of 'chalk art' with local artist Don Turner. Don't miss your chance to get a free art lesson from a master educator. Call Community Connections at 812-232-1116 for more information.

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Library Lawn
 
 
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Saturday, September 6 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Join us for a selection of our best items: Hard and paperback books, puzzles, videos, CD's, magazines and more. Many materials for all ages. Now accepting all major credit cards!

9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Logo
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Sunday, September 7 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us for a selection of our best items: Hard and paperback books, puzzles, videos, CD's, magazines and more. Many materials for all ages. Now accepting all major credit cards!

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
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Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library
Ivy Tech MLK Center
Monday, September 8 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ivy Tech MLK Center
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: The Busy Little Squirrel (Tafuri)
West Branch
Monday, September 8 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
Basic Computing 1

Basic Computing 1

Senior at Computer Keyboard
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Monday, September 8 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

New to computers? This hands-on class covers parts of the computer, opening and closing of computer programs, using the mouse, and saving information. Please call 232-1110 to register.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Lego at your Library

Lego at your Library

Little Boy Holding Lego Block
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Monday, September 8 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in any time between 4 and 6 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
Library Board Special Meeting
5:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Meeting Room B
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Cover: The Busy Little Squirrel (Tafuri)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, September 9 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room D
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: From Head to Toe (Carle)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, September 9 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room D
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

Little Boy Holding Lego Block
West Branch
Tuesday, September 9 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Excel 1

Excel 1

Excel Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Tuesday, September 9 - 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Beginning Excel 2010 includes navigating the program, selecting and manipulating columns, rows, and cells. Please be familiar with the skills in the Basic Computing classes.

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes (Fox)
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, September 10 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 0-17 months and their caregivers.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library
Lost Creek Township Trustee Office
Wednesday, September 10 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Lost Creek Township Trustee Office
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: The Busy Little Squirrel (Tafuri)
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, September 10 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales ages 18 - 36 months

Toddler Tales ages 18 - 36 months

Cover: From Head to Toe (Carle)
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, September 10 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Basic Computing 2

Basic Computing 2

File Folders with Magnifying Glass
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Wednesday, September 10 - 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

More practice for those new to computers. You will learn about Folders and Files, the Recycle Bin, and saving documents. Please call 232-1110 to register.

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
VCPL Book Club

VCPL Book Club

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, September 10 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join us for a lively discussion of a book from our collection. If you have never been in a book club before this is a perfect opportunity to meet new authors and book-loving friends.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
VCPL Book Club: In the Garden of Beasts

VCPL Book Club: In the Garden of Beasts

Cover: In the Garden of the Beasts (Larson)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, September 10 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join us for a lively discussion of Erik Larson's newest book, 'In the Garden of Beasts'. If you have never been in a book club before this is a perfect opportunity to meet new authors and book-loving friends.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
Tech for Tykes
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Computer Lab 2
 
 
 
 
VCPL Chess Club

VCPL Chess Club

Chess Pieces Moving Into Checkmate
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, September 11 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Thursday, September 11 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Registered Teen Volunteers are welcome to join our Teen Advisory Board. Help plan teen programs and special projects and make your opinion known! For more information, contact Hillary Rains at 812-232-1113 ext 2275

6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, September 12 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Pinterest 101

Pinterest 101

Pinterest Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Friday, September 12 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Learn how to sign up for an account, navigate the website, and how to "pin." Please be familiar with the skills from the Basic Computing classes.

10:00 am to 11:30 am
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Friends of the Library West Branch Outdoor Book Sale!

Friends of the Library West Branch Outdoor Book Sale!

West Branch
Saturday, September 13 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Weather permitting! Don't miss this opportunity to shop a great collection of hard and paperback books, children's books, videos, magazines, and more. Many materials for all ages! Thank you to the Friends of the Library for supporting the West Branch!

10:00 am to 2:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
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A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Ugly Fish (Magoon)
West Branch
Monday, September 15 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
Vigo County Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Ugly Fish (Magoon)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, September 16 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room D
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Big Red Tub (Jarman)
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, September 16 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library
Honey Creek Mall
Tuesday, September 16 - 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Honey Creek Mall
 
 
Excel 2

Excel 2

Excel Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Tuesday, September 16 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Intermediate Excel 2010 covers formatting, freezing panes, and using basic formulas. Please be familiar with the skills in Excel 1.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Introduction to the Internet
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Computer Lab 2
 
 
ESL Womens Conversation Club

ESL Womens Conversation Club

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, September 17 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

The VCPL has encouraged ladies in our community who do not speak English as their primary language to learn and study in this gentle class. English idioms and life skill language are taught in a non-threatening environment. All women learning English as their second language are invited. Call 812-232-1117 for more information

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Ugly Fish (Magoon)
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, September 17 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: In My Nest (Gillinham)
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, September 17 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 0-17 months and their caregivers.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Big Red Tub (Jarman)
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, September 17 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Craft This!

Craft This!

Flower Made of Recycled Materials
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, September 17 - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Bookmark crafts made with Library related items such as; old books, paper, lettering and other items.

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Meeting Room A
 
 
Coffee Thursdays

Coffee Thursdays

West Branch
Thursday, September 18 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

VCPL hosted informational/social hour at All Place- 219 Providence Place in the Providence Housing Corp., West Terre Haute. Enjoy refreshments and the topic of "Sports".

10:30 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
VCPL Brown Bag: Spirit Keeper-The Native American Experience in the 18th Century

VCPL Brown Bag: Spirit Keeper-The Native American Experience in the 18th Century

Native American Chief
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, September 18 - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

Author Kathy Laugheed will present the key differences between American Native American culture and the European setters during the 1700's. Her latest book, "Spirit Keeper" will be available after the talk for purchase and personalization. Ms. Laugheed will also speak on the trials and tribulations of publishing a book, which she describes was... "as much of an adventure for me as being an Indian captive was for the heroine of my novel"! Call Community Connections at 812-232-1116 for more information.

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
 
The Maze Runner Special Event

The Maze Runner Special Event

Overhead View of Dark Maze
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, September 18 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Come celebrate the release of The Maze Runner as a feature film! See if you can solve puzzles and if you would survive the Maze.

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
Storytelling Workshop: Historic Storytelling

Storytelling Workshop: Historic Storytelling

Storytelling in Block Type
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, September 18 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Hear local tales and learn how historical research can take your family stories to the next level of professionalism. Led by local story tellers and Vigo County Public Library Librarians. Call Community Connections at 812-232-1116

7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, September 19 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
 
Community Gaming Initiative

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Saturday, September 20 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Calling all gamers! If you're interested in tabletop, role playing, or card gaming, stop by between 12 and 4 pm to explore new games, play old favorites, and challenge new people. Feel free to bring your favorite games (PG-13, please). Open to community members of all ages and skills.

Gamers who would like to host a table or a tournament should contact Hillary Rains at hrains@vigo.lib.in.us or at 232-1113 ext 2275

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
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A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Each Peach, Pear, Plub (Ahlberg)
West Branch
Monday, September 22 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
Lego at your Library

Lego at your Library

Little Boy Holding Lego Block
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Monday, September 22 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in any time between 4 and 6 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Meeting Room D
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Each Peach, Pear, Plub (Ahlberg)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, September 23 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room D
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Hickory Dickory Dock (Baker)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, September 23 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room D
 
 
Lego at the West Branch

Lego at the West Branch

Little Boy Holding Lego Block
West Branch
Tuesday, September 23 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Build your heart out! Drop in at the West Branch any time between 4:30 and 5:30 pm. Tackle the weekly challenge and build beyond your wildest dreams.

Donations of clean Lego blocks are always appreciated, but not required. Please keep personal Lego sets at home unless you are planning to donate them.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Excel 3

Excel 3

Excel Logo
Main Library
Computer Lab 2
Tuesday, September 23 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

In Advanced Microsoft Excel 2010, you will learn how to create charts from tables of data. Please be familiar with the skills in Excel 1 & 2.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Computer Lab 2
 
 
Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Itsy Bitsy Spider (Kubler)
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, September 24 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 0-17 months and their caregivers.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room B
 
 
Intermediate Internet Searching
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Computer Lab 2
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Each Peach, Pear, Plub (Ahlberg)
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, September 24 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Hickory Dickory Dock (Baker)
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, September 24 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Craft This at West Branch!
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Nature Tales @ West Branch

Nature Tales @ West Branch

West Branch
Wednesday, September 24 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department for a nature themed storytime at the West Branch!

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library
Harrison College
Wednesday, September 24 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The Traveling Tech Station from the Vigo County Public Library travels to different locations in the county to provide hands-on experience using different devices such as an iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note, Nexus 7, Microsoft Surface RT, or Kindle Fire HD! Ask how you can borrow an iPad or Nexus! Or, bring your own device and learn about other technology resources in the community, such as computer classes, or free downloadable ebooks and magazines.

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Harrison College
 
 
Watch This! Library Movie Event: Draft Day

Watch This! Library Movie Event: Draft Day

Poster: Draft Day
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Wednesday, September 24 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

At the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. Now, he must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for everyone involved. What is the cost of perfection?

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
 
 
 
 
VCPL Chess Club

VCPL Chess Club

Chess Pieces Moving Into Checkmate
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, September 25 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, September 26 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

10:00 am to 10:30 am
Meeting Room C
 
 
Animanga Club

Animanga Club

Manga Style Samurai
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, September 26 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Interested in Japanese animation and comic books? This is the club for you. We will explore the history and the artistry of this world wide phenomenon!

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Meeting Room C
 
 
Grand Tour of the New VCPL!

Grand Tour of the New VCPL!

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Friday, September 26 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Join us for a celebration and tour of the newly renovated Vigo County Public Library. Tours will be provided and refreshments available for our guests.

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
VCPL Lobby
 
 
 
 
FAMILY LEARNING DAY -TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY!

FAMILY LEARNING DAY -TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY!

Family Learning Day Logo
Main Library
Library Lawn
Saturday, September 27 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Family Learning Day will celebrate its 20th year of connecting community organizations and families for a day of family based learning and fun! Join us this year for live stage performances, ISU's African Drum Team, free books, and lots of creative activities. Call Community Connections at 812-232-1116.

9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Library Lawn
 
 
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A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Miss Nelson Is Missing (Marshall)
West Branch
Monday, September 29 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 0-5 years with their caregivers and parents.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
West Branch
 
 
A World of Adventure Storytime

A World of Adventure Storytime

Cover: Miss Nelson Is Missing (Marshall)
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, September 30 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Join us for stories, songs, finger-plays and crafts! Created for young people 3-8 years with their caregivers and parents. Registration required, call 232-1115.

10:00 am to 10:45 am
Meeting Room D
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Fall Leaves Fall! (Hall)
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Tuesday, September 30 - 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Come explore at storytime as we hear a story, sing and do fingerplays together. There will be an optional 15 minute play time immediately following the 30 minute storytime. This event is designed for children age 18-36 months and their caregivers.

11:00 am to 11:45 am
Meeting Room A