October 2018

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Monster Tech
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Distraction Attraction

Distraction Attraction

Colorful Puzzle Pieces
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, October 4 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 6-11: Hang out with your friends at Distraction Attraction, an alternative to Books Before Bedtime that lets older children explore cool technology, games and activities.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Wabash Valley Coder Dojo
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
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Exploration Creations

Exploration Creations

Two Girls with Safety Glasses Looking at Beakers
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, October 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Have you ever created a Nebula in a jar or painted a colorful work of art? In this family-oriented program for all ages, families will explore, create and have fun learning about science, art, history and other subjects. Free-play will also be available for younger children. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Exploration Creations

Exploration Creations

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, October 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Have you ever created a Nebula in a jar or painted a colorful work of art? In this family-oriented program for all ages, families will explore, create and have fun learning about science, art, history and other subjects. Free-play will also be available for younger children. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Monster Tech
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
TAB Tuesday

TAB Tuesday

Teens Sitting at Table in Library
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Tuesday, October 9 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Teen Advisory Board -TAB for short- helps the library design events specifically for teens.  TAB is a great way to express your opinions and make new friends all while serving the community.  All teens are invited to attend the monthly TAB meeting and snacks will be available!  For more information contact Eric Alsip at ealsip@vigo.lib.in.us or call him at (812) 232-1113 x 2275.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Distraction Attraction

Distraction Attraction

Colorful Puzzle Pieces
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, October 11 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 6-11: Hang out with your friends at Distraction Attraction, an alternative to Books Before Bedtime that lets older children explore cool technology, games and activities.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
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Monster Tech
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Distraction Attraction

Distraction Attraction

Colorful Puzzle Pieces
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, October 18 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 6-11: Hang out with your friends at Distraction Attraction, an alternative to Books Before Bedtime that lets older children explore cool technology, games and activities.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Once Upon a Mystery

Once Upon a Mystery

Spooky Hilltop Castle with Full Moon
West Branch
Friday, October 19 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Some of your favorite fairy tale characters have gathered for a great celebration, but one of them may be hiding a dark secret.  Enjoy food and drinks while working to solve a mystery.  Costumes are allowed but not required.  Pick-up begins promptly at 8:30.
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
 
Community Gaming Initiative

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, October 20 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
All ages: Calling all gamers.  Interested in tabletop, role playing or card gaming?  Explore new games, play old favorites and challenge new people.
12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
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Halloween Costume Swap

Halloween Costume Swap

Children in Halloween Costumes
West Branch
Tuesday, October 23 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All ages: Save money, reduce waste and be creative with random accessories or gently used outfits this Halloween.  Visit the West Branch to leave what you can and take what you need to create your perfect costume.  Costumes for all ages will be accepted and available to take at no charge.  Items will be first come first serve.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
Monster Tech
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Halloween Costume Swap

Halloween Costume Swap

Children in Halloween Costumes
West Branch
Wednesday, October 24 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All ages: Save money, reduce waste and be creative with random accessories or gently used outfits this Halloween.  Visit the West Branch to leave what you can and take what you need to create your perfect costume.  Costumes for all ages will be accepted and available to take at no charge.  Items will be first come first serve.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Halloween Costume Swap

Halloween Costume Swap

Children in Halloween Costumes
West Branch
Thursday, October 25 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All ages: Save money, reduce waste and be creative with random accessories or gently used outfits this Halloween.  Visit the West Branch to leave what you can and take what you need to create your perfect costume.  Costumes for all ages will be accepted and available to take at no charge.  Items will be first come first serve.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
Distraction Attraction

Distraction Attraction

Colorful Puzzle Pieces
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, October 25 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 6-11: Hang out with your friends at Distraction Attraction, an alternative to Books Before Bedtime that lets older children explore cool technology, games and activities.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Halloween Costume Swap

Halloween Costume Swap

Children in Halloween Costumes
West Branch
Friday, October 26 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All ages: Save money, reduce waste and be creative with random accessories or gently used outfits this Halloween.  Visit the West Branch to leave what you can and take what you need to create your perfect costume.  Costumes for all ages will be accepted and available to take at no charge.  Items will be first come first serve.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
 
 
West Branch Halloween Book Giveaway at the Westside Hometown Holiday Trunk or Treat

West Branch Halloween Book Giveaway at the Westside Hometown Holiday Trunk or Treat

Little Girl Dressed As A Cat
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
Sunday, October 28 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Fill your trick or treat bag at the Westside Hometown Holiday Trunk or Treat event.  The Westside Hometown Holiday parade starts at 3:00PM at IGA and ends at the VCPL, West Branch at 4:30PM where you can take part in the costume contest and collect a variety of treats in a safe environment.  Stop by the library trunk for a free book, while supplies last.
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
 
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Halloween Costume Swap

Halloween Costume Swap

Children in Halloween Costumes
West Branch
Monday, October 29 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All ages: Save money, reduce waste and be creative with random accessories or gently used outfits this Halloween.  Visit the West Branch to leave what you can and take what you need to create your perfect costume.  Costumes for all ages will be accepted and available to take at no charge.  Items will be first come first serve.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
 
Halloween Costume Swap

Halloween Costume Swap

Children in Halloween Costumes
West Branch
Tuesday, October 30 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
All ages: Save money, reduce waste and be creative with random accessories or gently used outfits this Halloween.  Visit the West Branch to leave what you can and take what you need to create your perfect costume.  Costumes for all ages will be accepted and available to take at no charge.  Items will be first come first serve.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
Monster Tech
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create