July 2020

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Virtual Storytime - Pete the Cat

Virtual Storytime - Pete the Cat

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Wednesday, July 1 10:00 am to 11:00 am

It's a special Pete the Cat day with Dora. Practice singing, reading, talking and playing at your convenience.  If this time doesn't work for your schedule, you can view this video on the Vigo County Public Library Facebook page for the remainder of the summer! The first 40 families to register for this storytime will receive a kit including a free copy of Pete the Cat Rocking in My School Shoes by Eric Litwin and two colorful scarves. The scarves will help you participate in many other virtual storytimes from home. Kits can be picked up during VCPL curbside hours or contact the library for further assistance.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Digital Programs
Facebook
Monday, July 6 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Interact with engaging finger-plays and
body movements while building early literacy skills. Listen to books, songs,
and rhymes from your own location at 10:00 AM Monday and Wednesday
mornings.  Don't worry, if this time doesn't work for your schedule, the
virtual storytime can be found on the Vigo County Public Library Facebook page
at your own convenience this summer.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Digital Programs
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Pirate-ology with the Terre Haute Children's Museum

Pirate-ology with the Terre Haute Children's Museum

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Tuesday, July 7 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Yo ho, yo ho, is the pirate life for you? Pirates were some of the best engineers, astronomers, and innovators of their time. Train to be captains and experience just how much science it takes to navigate the high seas. This program can be done at any time at your own pace; with access to a fun 15-minute instructional video, common materials, and ability to view the video until 7/14/20.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Virtual Read to Rover

Virtual Read to Rover

Digital Programs
Zoom
Saturday, July 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am

All Ages: The therapy dogs from Love on a Leash® have missed you! Grab your favorite reading material, bring a cuddly stuffed animal, and practice your reading skills during a relaxed Zoom visit with a furry friend. Call 812.232.1113, ext 4242 to reserve a time.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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Second Saturday Studio with the Swope

Second Saturday Studio with the Swope

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Zoom
Saturday, July 11 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

In collaboration with the Swope Art Museum, experience "Shadows Searching for Light" a site-specific installation by artist Angela Fraleigh. Fraleigh is inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper and his relationship with his wife, Josephine (Jo) Nivison Hopper. Please join us in an interactive virtual tour of the exhibition at the Swope and then make art inspired by Angela Fraleigh. You will play
with color and work with the process of creating and being lost in the moment. Each family that registers will receive a kit of supplies to follow along with this virtual program.  Kits can be picked up during curbside service at the library or please contact the library for other arrangements.  Zoom meeting information will be sent out to those who register.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Digital Programs
Facebook
Monday, July 13 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Interact with engaging finger-plays and
body movements while building early literacy skills. Listen to books, songs,
and rhymes from your own location at 10:00 AM Monday and Wednesday
mornings.  Don't worry, if this time doesn't work for your schedule, the
virtual storytime can be found on the Vigo County Public Library Facebook page
at your own convenience this summer.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Digital Programs
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Painting With Nicole

Painting With Nicole

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Tuesday, July 14 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Ages 5-15: Follow this step-by-step painting tutorial to create a masterpiece! Receive a Library-provided painting kit to make your own artwork at home. Painting kits will be available for curbside pickup; other delivery arrangements may be made upon request.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Virtual Read to Rover

Virtual Read to Rover

Digital Programs
Zoom
Saturday, July 18 10:00 am to 11:00 am

All Ages: The therapy dogs from Love on a Leash® have missed you! Grab your favorite reading material, bring a cuddly stuffed animal, and practice your reading skills during a relaxed Zoom visit with a furry friend. Call 812.232.1113, ext 4242 to reserve a time.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Digital Programs
Facebook
Monday, July 20 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Interact with engaging finger-plays and
body movements while building early literacy skills. Listen to books, songs,
and rhymes from your own location at 10:00 AM Monday and Wednesday
mornings.  Don't worry, if this time doesn't work for your schedule, the
virtual storytime can be found on the Vigo County Public Library Facebook page
at your own convenience this summer.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Digital Programs
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Winds of Oz with the Terre Haute Children's Museum

Winds of Oz with the Terre Haute Children's Museum

Digital Programs
Facebook
Tuesday, July 21 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Dorothy might have avoided the tornado if she had learned about the power of wind and how to detect it! Young scientists will be blown away as they discover ways to "see" air, and experiment with measuring wind through this Leap Into Science hands-on lab. This lab can be done at any time at your own pace; with access to a fun instructional video, common materials, and ability to view the video until 7/28/20.

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Virtual Read to Rover

Virtual Read to Rover

Digital Programs
Zoom
Saturday, July 25 10:00 am to 11:00 am

All Ages: The therapy dogs from Love on a Leash® have missed you! Grab your favorite reading material, bring a cuddly stuffed animal, and practice your reading skills during a relaxed Zoom visit with a furry friend. Call 812.232.1113, ext 4242 to reserve a time.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
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Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Digital Programs
Facebook
Monday, July 27 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Interact with engaging finger-plays and
body movements while building early literacy skills. Listen to books, songs,
and rhymes from your own location at 10:00 AM Monday and Wednesday
mornings.  Don't worry, if this time doesn't work for your schedule, the
virtual storytime can be found on the Vigo County Public Library Facebook page
at your own convenience this summer.

10:00 am to 11:00 am
Digital Programs
Facebook