Día Festival of Nations

Multicultural Children with Globe
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Sunday, April 29 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
All ages: Travel around the world with Dia Festival of Nations, a national celebration to promote literacy in all cultures.  Have your passport stamped as you journey from booth to booth and learn about the arts and crafts, traditions and cultures of other countries.

Bricks 4 Kidz Preschool Workshop

Colorful Plastic Bricks
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, April 30 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bricks 4 Kidz is learning, building, and playing. Enjoy storytime and a new building activity each week.

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Illustration of Girl with Car and Toy Blocks
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Tuesday, May 1 11:00 am to 12:15 pm
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, May 3 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: 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.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, May 5 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, May 5 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: 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.

Comic Crazed

Silhouette of Super Hero with Red Cape Looking Over City
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Saturday, May 5 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Are you ready for Free Comic Book Day?  Join in the worldwide celebration of this re-emerging hobby and grab a free comic book issue at the Main Library.  While you're here, meet David Yoder, a Bloomington-based independent comic artist and co-creator of the webcomic David and David at the Movies.  Select titles will be provided.  Supplies will be limited.  Learn more about Free Comic Book Day at freecomicbookday.com.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Sombrero with Maracas on Blue Wood Background
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Saturday, May 5 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
All ages: Experience Mexican American culture this Cinco de Mayo with hands-on exploration activities, art projects, and traditional food.

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Illustration of Girl with Car and Toy Blocks
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Tuesday, May 15 11:00 am to 12:15 pm
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Saturday, May 19 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.

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