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Teen Advisory Board

Teenage Girl with Headphones and Notebook
Digital Programs
Zoom
Premieres Wednesday, August 12 6:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Teens! What do you want to see at the Library? Interact with other passionate volunteers to implement popular trends, plan incredible programs, and be a positive role model as a member of the Teen Advisory Board. TAB meets monthly and welcomes all newcomers. Email ys@vigo.lib.in.us to become a TAB member.

DIY Mask Kits

Cloth Face Mask
Digital Programs
Premieres Friday, August 14 3:00 pm
Ages 12 & Up: Make your own reusable mask-no sewing machine required-with an easy video tutorial! Follow along to learn basic hand-sewing techniques and create masks for yourself, your family, and your friends. This program is available to all. Register to receive a DIY Face Mask kit that includes everything you need to make four face masks while supplies last. Contact 812.235.2121 for more information.

What's On Your Mind Storytime

Children Meditating
Digital Programs
Facebook
Premieres Monday, August 17 10:00 am
Ages 5-11: Relax, breathe deeply, and be mindful as you and your child exercise healthy ways to channel stress and frustrations. This program is available to all. Register to receive a kit with activities for practicing mindfulness at home. Kits will be available for curbside pick-up or home delivery one week prior to each program while supplies last. Contact 812.232.1115 for more information.

"Discover Sign Language" Practice Session

Man Signing "Interpret" in ASL
Digital Programs
Zoom
Premieres Tuesday, August 18 6:00 pm
Wearing masks and face coverings leads to challenges for those who read lips and rely on facial expressions to communicate. With American Sign Language, you can make communication simpler for the Deaf community. Learn basic phrases and sentences by enrolling in Discover Sign Language, a six-week Gale Course, free for Library cardholders. After joining the course, register to receive the Zoom link for weekly practice sessions to improve your skills.

Painting with Nicole

Boy Painting in Front of Laptop
Digital Programs
Facebook
Premieres Sunday, August 23 3:00 pm
Ages 5-11: Whether your child is a seasoned artist or a first-time painter, making their own art allows them to express complex emotions, develop hand-eye coordination, and explore creativity. This program is available to all. Register to receive a painting kit for your child. Kits will be available beginning Saturday, August 15 for curbside pick-up or home delivery while supplies last. Contact 812.232.1115 for more information.
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