Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

Cover of The Girl Who Smiled Beads
cover of Three More Words
dover of To the End of June
cover for homey don't play that
Cover of Everything Here is Beautiful
cover of The Hate U Give
Capital Gaines: Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff by Chip Gaines
Girl Up by Laura Bates

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Money Smart Week: Using Excel to Manage Money

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West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 25 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Master your personal finances during Money Smart Week.  View real examples of how others use Excel to manage money and practice creating your own budgeting tool.   You will even find out about other technology-based options to help with your budget.  Learn more about Money Smart Week at moneysmartweek.org.

Money Smart Week: Using Excel to Manage Money

Illustration of Laptop with Financial Information
Main Library
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Thursday, April 26 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Master your personal finances during Money Smart Week.  View real examples of how others use Excel to manage money and practice creating your own budgeting tool.   You will even find out about other technology-based options to help with your budget.  Learn more about Money Smart Week at moneysmartweek.org.

Bingo Bunch

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West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Thursday, April 26 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Bingo Bunch meets weekly at the West Branch Library.  Enjoy light refreshments as you play traditional and non-traditional Bingo.  Prizes will be offered to the first to call out, "Bingo!"  All levels of experience welcome.  Bingo cards and number markers will be provided.

Watch This! The Greatest Showman

Poster: The Greatest Showman
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, April 26 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, the movie celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. Refreshments will be served.

3rd Annual Fandom Prom

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Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C, & D
Friday, April 27 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Ages 12- 18:  Are you a Jedi, a Whovian or something else entirely?  Break out your best fandom-inspired costume and celebrate as your favorite character at the 3rd Annual Fandom Prom.  Dance the night away with your friends or hit up the game room for tabletop and card gaming.  Cosplay is encouraged, but please leave your realistic weapons at home.  Prizes will be awarded for Scariest, Funniest, Best Duo/Group and Best Individual Costumes.  Pick up begins promptly at 8:30pm.  Please register all participants separately.