Books Before Bedtime

Infant Sleeping on a Crescent Moon
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, April 4 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Bring your children ages 0-5 for this evening storytime.  Wear your pajamas to the library for stories, songs, and crafts before bedtime! This event will vary each week from traditional story time, to art-based activities, to music-making, and everything in between!

First Friday: How Does Your Garden Grow

Little Girl With Water Can, Watering Flowers
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Friday, April 5 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Don't be afraid to get your hands dirty! Plant your own vegetables, create your own plant markers, and learn how to tend to your mini garden before you take it home. While you're here, taste test different vegetables and try something new.  

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, April 6 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, April 6 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.

Tiny Tot Time

Mother Bear Reading to Bear Cub in Grass
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 8 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0 - 24 months: Bring your baby to the library for stories, songs, dance, and activities from 10:00 am - 10:30 am. There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30 am - 11:00 am.

Exploration Creations

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, April 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
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.

Exploration Creations

Two Girls with Safety Glasses Looking at Beakers
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, April 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
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.

TechKNOW Lab

Boy Watching 3D Printer
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, April 9 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-15:  Explore, create, and innovate with the Tech Team!  Each session will offer hands-on experience with different technologies, such as 3D printing and augmented reality.

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, April 10 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 2-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am

Young Hoosier Book Award Author Night with John David Anderson

Cover: Ms. Bixby's Last Day by Anderson
Main Library
Woodrow Wilson Middle School Auditorium
Wednesday, April 10 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
The Battle of the Books is almost here!  Join the Vigo County Public Library, the Vigo County School Corporation and the Indiana Humanities for a novel conversation with Young Hoosier Book Award Nominee John David Anderson.  Dave, as he prefers to be called, will talk about the forces of inspiration and imagination and the need for young readers and writers to be the heroes of their own stories. This Special event is being held at the Woodrow Wilson Middle School Auditorium.  Speaker starts at 6pm with book signing to follow.   

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