February 2020

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Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale

Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale

Books in Red Basket
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 1 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Shop from a selection of thousands of items: books, movies, music, and more. The average book price is just $1.00. Proceeds raised at the monthly book sales help provide funding for Library programs and services.
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Wabash Valley Scottish Society

Wabash Valley Scottish Society

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Saturday, February 1 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer, Richard Cooper at 812.239.1177 or email rcooper62@frontier.com. 
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
 
Sew, you need a machine....

Sew, you need a machine....

Sewing Machine Foot with Blue Cloth
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, February 1 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Overflowing mending pile? Beginner sewing skills? Sewing machines will be set up in Haute Create for you to mend, repair, or alter your clean items. Staff will be available for questions or to teach you how to use a sewing machine.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Saturday Stories

Saturday Stories

Dinosaur Reading Book
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, February 1 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: Start your Saturday morning with stories, songs, and conversation. Caregivers can learn creative ways to encourage interaction and pre-reading skills, improve motor coordination, and foster speech development with their children. 
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale

Friends of the Library Monthly Book Sale

Books in Red Basket
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Sunday, February 2 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Shop from a selection of thousands of items: books, movies, music, and more. The average book price is just $1.00. Proceeds raised at the monthly book sales help provide funding for Library programs and services.
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
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Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, February 3 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, songs, and finger-plays while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time. After thirty minutes of storytime, babies and parents can engage in free play.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
Monday, February 3 10:00 am to 11:00 am
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Kelli Fuller at 812.231.8322 or email kfuller@hamiltoncenter.org.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Books & Brews

Books & Brews

Cover: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Main Library, Community Locations
Terre Haute Brewing Company
Monday, February 3 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Ages 21 & Up: Juliet Ashton, a writer from post World War II London, begins corresponding with a man from Guernsey who found her name written inside a book. The man and his friends meet regularly to discuss literature on the small island, and Juliet gets to know the lives of these society members through the letters they send. Juliet decides to travel to Guernsey to meet these interesting people and find out more about them in person.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library, Community Locations
Terre Haute Brewing Company
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Photoshop Fabulous

Photoshop Fabulous

Photographer Comparing Print Photo to Digital Photo
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, February 4 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Darkness, blurriness, and redness all impact picture quality. Remove blemishes, whiten teeth, and make colors pop. Previous experience with Adobe Photoshop Elements is not required. Bring your own photos or use provided photos for practice.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Alzheimer's Support Group

Alzheimer's Support Group

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, February 5 10:00 am to 11:30 am
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer, Teresa McKinsey at 217.251.7548 or email 155memcare@ascseniorcare.com. 
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, February 5 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, and body movements 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
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
HIV & Hepatitis C Testing with Positive Link

HIV & Hepatitis C Testing with Positive Link

Person Receiving Finger Prick Test
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, February 5 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
 
 
Plan Your Independence with WICAA Services

Plan Your Independence with WICAA Services

Miniature Shopping Cart with Coins and a Wooden House
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
Wednesday, February 5 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
 
 
WIC- Baby Weigh-ins

WIC- Baby Weigh-ins

Infant on Scale
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Wednesday, February 5 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
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, February 5 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
 
 
Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Fruits and Vegetables in Heart Shaped Bowls
Digital Programs
Youtube
Wednesday, February 5 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Are you 25, 45, 75, or somewhere in between? Regardless of your age, you are never too young or too old to start taking care of your heart. Cooking for a Healthy Heart is a series of recorded videos and live interactive food demonstrations that will help you make healthy lifestyle choices. Over the course of this series, individuals will participate in food demonstrations and learn about heart healthy habits such as: ? Making healthy food choices ? Getting regular physical activity ? Knowing your health numbers ? Understanding risk factors for heart disease Join us this February during American Heart Month as we take steps towards improving our health and well-being.
12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Digital Programs
Youtube
 
 
Making Family Memories with iMovie

Making Family Memories with iMovie

Mother with Child in Her Lap
Digital Programs
Facebook Live
Wednesday, February 5 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Help preserve precious family memories with iMovie and create a social media-worthy movie to share with your friends using your iPhone, iPad, or Mac. This class will be held online for everyone to learn from the comforts of their own homes.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Digital Programs
Facebook Live
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 2:30 pm
West Branch Library
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 6 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology available at 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 printer independently must complete this class.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, February 6 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
 
 
Terre Haute Ostomy Support Group

Terre Haute Ostomy Support Group

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, February 6 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer, Missy McKanna at 812.238.7370 or email mmckanna@uhhg.org.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 6 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology available at 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 printer independently must complete this class.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 6 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology available at 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 printer independently must complete this class.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Owl in Crescent Moon Reading to Two Owlets
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, February 6 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Ages 0-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and finger-plays as your children build their early literacy skills.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
One More Thing...For Your Loved Ones

One More Thing...For Your Loved Ones

Younger Hand Holding Senior Hand
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, February 6 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Losing a loved one is never easy, but end-of-life planning can help alleviate some of the stress. Join local experts who will walk you through a planning checklist to prepare for the future.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Vigo Toastmasters

Vigo Toastmasters

Main Library
Conference Room
Thursday, February 6 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Brook Reinoehl at 812.201.0525 or email brook@mckinleyhillchurch.org.
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group

Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Friday, February 7 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizers Sharon Jafaar at 303.601.7833 or sharon.jaafar@breastfeedingusa.org or Devon Kinne at 812.235.1261 or devon.kinne@breastfeedingusa.org. 
10:00 am to 12:00 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
Friday, February 7 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories, and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers can participate with their children during storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
 
 
First Friday - Love Your Community

First Friday - Love Your Community

Wooden Cut Outs of a Heart and House
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Friday, February 7 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All Ages: Show off what you love most about our community and test your knowledge of Vigo County, past and present. Learn how to build a community and what you can do in your neighborhood.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Legislative Crackerbarrel Session

Legislative Crackerbarrel Session

Indiana State Flag
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 8 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Hear about the initiatives of the 2020 Indiana General Assembly from area legislators. Attendees are encouraged to address the legislative panel with a question. The last 30 minutes of the session serve as a meet and greet for individuals to speak directly to their legislators.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
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Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, February 10 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, songs, and finger-plays while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time. After thirty minutes of storytime, babies and parents can engage in free play.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
Monday, February 10 10:00 am to 11:00 am
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Kelli Fuller at 812.231.8322 or email kfuller@hamiltoncenter.org.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Design Your Own 3D Print

Design Your Own 3D Print

People Using a Laptop Behind a 3D Printer
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Monday, February 10 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Use tinkercad.com, a free online tool that lets users create basic designs that can be downloaded and formatted for use on the 3D printers. You will need to bring an email address to sign up for tinkercad.com.
5:00 pm to 6:00 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
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
 
 
Explore Beyond the Classroom

Explore Beyond the Classroom

Two Girls with Safety Glasses Looking at Beakers
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, February 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Jump into Black History Month and learn more about STEAM concepts with an event centered around African American inventors, scientists, artists, and entrepreneurs! Join Ms. Megan in the library and explore with life-sized coding, music, and a mini robot! 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
River City Art Association

River City Art Association

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, February 11 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
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group

Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, February 12 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizers Sharon Jafaar at 303.601.7833 or sharon.jaafar@breastfeedingusa.org or Devon Kinne at 812.235.1261 or devon.kinne@breastfeedingusa.org. 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, February 12 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, and body movements 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
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, February 12 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
 
 
Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Fruits and Vegetables in Heart Shaped Bowls
Digital Programs
Youtube
Wednesday, February 12 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Are you 25, 45, 75, or somewhere in between? Regardless of your age, you are never too young or too old to start taking care of your heart. Cooking for a Healthy Heart is a series of recorded videos and live interactive food demonstrations that will help you make healthy lifestyle choices. Over the course of this series, individuals will participate in food demonstrations and learn about heart healthy habits such as: ? Making healthy food choices ? Getting regular physical activity ? Knowing your health numbers ? Understanding risk factors for heart disease Join us this February during American Heart Month as we take steps towards improving our health and well-being.
12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Digital Programs
Youtube
 
 
Read to Rover

Read to Rover

Girl Reading to Small Dog
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Wednesday, February 12 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 that will be 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
 
 
Watch This! Fighting with My Family

Watch This! Fighting with My Family

Poster: Fighting with My Family
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, February 12 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Fighting with My Family portrays the careers and lives of a former wrestler and his family as they dream of becoming a part of WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment). 
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

Teenagers Taking a Group Selfie
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Wednesday, February 12 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Make your voice heard at the Teen Advisory Board. VCPL's Teen Advisory Board (TAB) plans and implements teen programs and clubs, promotes teen events, keeps staff up-to-date on the latest trends, assists with special projects, and models volunteer behavior for non-TAB members.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 13 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology available at 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 printer independently must complete this class.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Storytime at Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market

Storytime at Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market

Illustration of Barn with Farm Animals
Community Locations
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market
Thursday, February 13 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-5: Join VCPL for stories, songs, and conversation at Fresh Thyme Farmers Market. 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
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 2:30 pm
West Branch Library
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 13 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology available at 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 printer independently must complete this class.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, February 13 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
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 13 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology available at 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 printer independently must complete this class.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Advanced 3D Printing

Advanced 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing Orange Wavy Shape
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, February 13 5:00 pm to 6:00 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.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Owl in Crescent Moon Reading to Two Owlets
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, February 13 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Ages 0-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and finger-plays as your children build their early literacy skills.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Wabash Valley Art Guild

Wabash Valley Art Guild

Main Library
Conference Room
Thursday, February 13 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer, Gloria Schopper at gloriaschopper@gmail.com.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
Galentine's Day

Galentine's Day

Two White Hearts with Red Glitter
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, February 13 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Gather with your favorite girls and celebrate female friendship with a delicious waffle bar, DIY nail polish station, adult coloring, and a photo booth. Bring your friends or come ready to meet new ones at this drop-in event.
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
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
Friday, February 14 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories, and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers can participate with their children during storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Printing Valentines using the PancakeBot
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Books vs. Big Screen: Date Night

Books vs. Big Screen: Date Night

Poster: Aladdin
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Friday, February 14 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Visit the Library this Valentine's Day for a special after-hours night out. Enjoy pizza while watching Aladdin, the classic Arabian fable of a young street rat who befriends a Genie and wins the heart of a princess. If you're interested, stay after the movie for a short discussion of the film and how it relates to the oral traditions of Arabian folklore.
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
 
 
Read to Rover

Read to Rover

Girl Reading to Small Dog
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, February 15 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 that will be 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 Program Room
 
 
Local Government Crackerbarrel

Local Government Crackerbarrel

Microphone
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 15 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Share your ideas and concerns with City and County Council members at this listening session. Attendees can address Council members with a one minute statement or question. Refreshments will be provided.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Woman Wearing VR Headset
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, February 15 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 12 & Up: Test drive the HTC ViveT virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment. Many new virtual experiences have been added.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
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Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, February 17 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, songs, and finger-plays while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time. After thirty minutes of storytime, babies and parents can engage in free play.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
Monday, February 17 10:00 am to 11:00 am
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Kelli Fuller at 812.231.8322 or email kfuller@hamiltoncenter.org.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
 
 
Robot Obstacle Course
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Vigo County Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms B & C
 
 
NAACP General Membership Meeting

NAACP General Membership Meeting

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Monday, February 17 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer, Sylvester Edwards at 812.250.8851 or email info@naacpterrehaute.org.  
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Creative Writing Workshop with Leah Singer

Creative Writing Workshop with Leah Singer

Child Flying Airplane Made of Pencils
Main Library
Youth Services Multipurpose Room
Tuesday, February 18 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 9-14: Do you dream of being an author? Do you have family stories you want to share with the world? Do you have a lot of ideas that you want to put on paper, but you're not sure where to start? Let freelance writer and editor Leah Singer teach you how to conquer the blank page with writing exercises in fiction and non-fiction and with creative techniques that will get your wildest ideas out of your head.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Multipurpose Room
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, February 19 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, and body movements 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
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, February 19 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
 
 
Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Fruits and Vegetables in Heart Shaped Bowls
Digital Programs
Youtube
Wednesday, February 19 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Are you 25, 45, 75, or somewhere in between? Regardless of your age, you are never too young or too old to start taking care of your heart. Cooking for a Healthy Heart is a series of recorded videos and live interactive food demonstrations that will help you make healthy lifestyle choices. Over the course of this series, individuals will participate in food demonstrations and learn about heart healthy habits such as: ? Making healthy food choices ? Getting regular physical activity ? Knowing your health numbers ? Understanding risk factors for heart disease Join us this February during American Heart Month as we take steps towards improving our health and well-being.
12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Digital Programs
Youtube
 
 
Family Game Night - VR Tournament

Family Game Night - VR Tournament

Young Sci-Fi Woman Wearing VR Headset
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, February 19 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Ages 12 & Up: Grab your VR bow and arrows and fight the enemy onslaught as you try to get the high score. Participants must be ages 12 and up to use the HTC ViveT headset.
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Family Game Night

Family Game Night

Bright Red Game Piece on Game Board
West Branch Library
Wednesday, February 19 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
All Ages: Gather at West Branch Library with your family and friends to play board games. A wide selection will be available throughout the Library for all ages and experience levels.
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch Library
 
 
Family Game Night: Keeping it Classic

Family Game Night: Keeping it Classic

Three Green Game Pieces Shaped like Houses
Main Library
Wednesday, February 19 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Drop-in and experience a classic family game night at the Main Library. We'll have games for all ages and experience levels available throughout the Library.
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
 
 
Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group

Terre Haute Breastfeeding Moms Support Group

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, February 19 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizers Sharon Jafaar at 303.601.7833 or sharon.jaafar@breastfeedingusa.org or Devon Kinne at 812.235.1261 or devon.kinne@breastfeedingusa.org. 
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 2:30 pm
West Branch Library
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, February 20 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, February 20 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Ages 0-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and finger-plays as your children build their early literacy skills.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Traveling with Kids (and enjoying it)

Traveling with Kids (and enjoying it)

Father and Son Playing with Toy Airplane
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, February 20 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Rachael Brown, local blogger of Haute Happenings and Nothing If Not Intentional, will discuss the value of sharing the joy of traveling and seeing the world with your children. She will also give tips on how to plan and make it enjoyable instead of a chore.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Vigo Toastmasters

Vigo Toastmasters

Main Library
Conference Room
Thursday, February 20 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Brook Reinoehl at 812.201.0525 or email brook@mckinleyhillchurch.org.
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
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
Friday, February 21 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories, and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers can participate with their children during storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Friday, February 21 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
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Free Family Photo Sessions

Free Family Photo Sessions

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 22 9:00 am to 9:30 am
Capture your family with a free ten minute photo session with professional photographer Mic Orman, owner of Mic's Pics Photo and Digital Solutions. Worried you don't have anything to wear? We have jackets, accessories, and blazers for you to borrow for your session. This program can accommodate 18 families. Registration will be open from Saturday, January 18 to Friday, February 21.
9:00 am to 9:30 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Free Family Photo Sessions

Free Family Photo Sessions

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 22 9:30 am to 10:00 am
Capture your family with a free ten minute photo session with professional photographer Mic Orman, owner of Mic's Pics Photo and Digital Solutions. Worried you don't have anything to wear? We have jackets, accessories, and blazers for you to borrow for your session. This program can accommodate 18 families. Registration will be open from Saturday, January 18 to Friday, February 21.
9:30 am to 10:00 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Free Family Photo Sessions

Free Family Photo Sessions

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 22 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Capture your family with a free ten minute photo session with professional photographer Mic Orman, owner of Mic's Pics Photo and Digital Solutions. Worried you don't have anything to wear? We have jackets, accessories, and blazers for you to borrow for your session. This program can accommodate 18 families. Registration will be open from Saturday, January 18 to Friday, February 21.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Art Hacks

Art Hacks

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, February 22 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Experience family time by bringing your teen or adult family member to make a wire sculpture together. Our featured artist for the month is English artist Henry Moore who used family as a recurring theme.Event registration ends 1 day before the program.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Free Family Photo Sessions

Free Family Photo Sessions

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 22 10:30 am to 11:00 am
Capture your family with a free ten minute photo session with professional photographer Mic Orman, owner of Mic's Pics Photo and Digital Solutions. Worried you don't have anything to wear? We have jackets, accessories, and blazers for you to borrow for your session. This program can accommodate 18 families. Registration will be open from Saturday, January 18 to Friday, February 21.
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Free Family Photo Sessions

Free Family Photo Sessions

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 22 11:00 am to 11:30 am
Capture your family with a free ten minute photo session with professional photographer Mic Orman, owner of Mic's Pics Photo and Digital Solutions. Worried you don't have anything to wear? We have jackets, accessories, and blazers for you to borrow for your session. This program can accommodate 18 families. Registration will be open from Saturday, January 18 to Friday, February 21.
11:00 am to 11:30 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Free Family Photo Sessions

Free Family Photo Sessions

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, February 22 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Capture your family with a free ten minute photo session with professional photographer Mic Orman, owner of Mic's Pics Photo and Digital Solutions. Worried you don't have anything to wear? We have jackets, accessories, and blazers for you to borrow for your session. This program can accommodate 18 families. Registration will be open from Saturday, January 18 to Friday, February 21.
11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
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Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Tiny Tot Time

Tiny Tot Time

Whale Reading to Baby Whale
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, February 24 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-24 months: Listen to books, rhymes, songs, and finger-plays while letting your baby experience a group setting for the first time. After thirty minutes of storytime, babies and parents can engage in free play.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Hamilton Center Homeless Outreach

Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
Monday, February 24 10:00 am to 11:00 am
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Kelli Fuller at 812.231.8322 or email kfuller@hamiltoncenter.org.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Collaborative Space 4
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
 
Maker Hour

Maker Hour

Colorful Plastic Parts
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
Monday, February 24 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
All Ages: Utilize the Maker Cart to create the suggested project. Or, take elements from the cart and design your own.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Dive into RPGs: Running the Game

Dive into RPGs: Running the Game

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, February 25 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Ages 12-19: Interested in playing tabletop role-playing games, but don't know where to start? Learn how to run your own game. We'll cover how to develop your own campaigns, build challenging encounters, and create a character with the Genesys RPG system. After learning the basics, you will have time to start developing your own campaign.
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, February 26 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 2-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, and body movements 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
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, February 26 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
 
 
Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Cooking For A Healthy Heart

Healthy Fruits and Vegetables in Heart Shaped Bowls
Digital Programs
Facebook Live
Wednesday, February 26 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Are you 25, 45, 75, or somewhere in between? Regardless of your age, you are never too young or too old to start taking care of your heart. Cooking for a Healthy Heart is a series of recorded videos and live interactive food demonstrations that will help you make healthy lifestyle choices. Over the course of this series, individuals will participate in food demonstrations and learn about heart healthy habits such as: ? Making healthy food choices ? Getting regular physical activity ? Knowing your health numbers ? Understanding risk factors for heart disease Join us this February during American Heart Month as we take steps towards improving our health and well-being.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Digital Programs
Facebook Live
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 2:30 pm
West Branch Library
 
 
US Census Bureau- Employment Information
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lobby
 
 
Bingo Bunch

Bingo Bunch

Senior Woman with Pen and Bingo Ball
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, February 27 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, February 27 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Ages 0-5: Interact with engaging books, songs, lap bounces, and finger-plays as your children build their early literacy skills.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Black Film Festival

Black Film Festival

Black Film Festival Logo in Red, Gold, Green and Black
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, February 27 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Explore the way African American experiences, families and relationships are depicted in film. Watch five selected films in the comfort of your home with your friends and family then come to discuss the representations in the films with experts from the NAACP and the Charles E. Brown African American Cultural Center at Indiana State University. The five films to watch for discussion are: Crooklyn by Spike Lee (Rated PG-13, 115 minutes); Loving by Jeff Nichols (Rated PG-13, 123 minutes); Moonlight by Barry Jenkins (Rated R, 111 minutes); A Raisin in the Sun by Daniel Petrie (Not Rated, 128 minutes); and Us by Jordan Peele (Rated R, 116 minutes).
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Vigo Toastmasters

Vigo Toastmasters

Main Library
Conference Room
Thursday, February 27 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
This is not a Library sponsored event. For additional information, contact the meeting organizer Brook Reinoehl at 812.201.0525 or email brook@mckinleyhillchurch.org.
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Conference Room
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio
 
 
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
Friday, February 28 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Sing along to music, move your bodies with egg shakers and scarves, hear stories, and participate in crafts or playtime. Parents and caregivers can participate with their children during storytime.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Room B
 
 
AA

AA

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Friday, February 28 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
 
 
Recording Family Stories

Recording Family Stories

Microphone with Pop Filter
Main Library
Haute Studio
Saturday, February 1 (All day) to Tuesday, March 31 (All day)
Do you have family stories that you want to record for future generations? Come join us in VCPL’s new audio booth to record your family tales during regular business hours. A VCPL staff member will provide interview questions for participants to assist in the recording. These oral history recordings will then go into VCPL’s archives for community use in the future. We will have drop-in recording times, or participants can register to ensure a spot. To reserve a time, call 812.232.1113 ext 4221.
(All day)
Main Library
Haute Studio