Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

Great Mystery Thriller
Cover: Free to Fall by Lauren Miller
Then Came You by Jill Shalvis
Miss Brenda and the Loveladies
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Winter's Tale
Until We Touch by Susan Mallery

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Watch This! Free Family Movie "Meet the Robinsons"

Poster: Meet the Robinsons
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Wednesday, July 23 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Do you ever wish you could travel through time? Come "Meet the Robinsons!" Lewis is a brilliant inventor who meets a mysterious stranger named Wilbur Robinson. Together they travel in a time machine to track down Bowler Hat Guy. The movie is based on a picture book called "A Day with Wilbur Robinson" by William Joyce. It is rated F for FUN! Just kidding; it’s really rated G and is 95 min. long. No registration required. Free snacks! Please call Youth Services @ 232-1115 for more information.

Do You Want To Be A Scientist?

Scientific Formulas on Chalkboard
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Thursday, July 24 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Bring your team of 2-4 teens (or team up with some new friends) and win this live science game show! Demonstrate your knowledge of science trivia and solve engineering challenges, then take the lead in the lightning round. Win prizes and glory! Grades 6-12. Registration Required.

Woo Hoo! Crafts!

Young Girl with Paint on her Hand
West Branch
Thursday, July 24 - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Great Crafts, great fun! Snacks after.

VCPL Chess Club

Hand Moving Chess Piece
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, July 24 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

Summer Reading Finale! Block Party!

Little Boy Running on Bounce House
Main Library
Friday, July 25 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Children and teens who have met their summer reading goals are invited to participate in our Block Party Finale! Join us on the Walnut Street lawn for tons of excitement:Sidewalk chalk,bounce houses,a velcro wall,teen tricycles and more. We'll have pizza,snacks and drinks, and outdoor fun for infants-teens. Mom and dad may want to bring a lawn chair or blanket and listen to the MacDaddys perform a family friendly concert. Please note: In order to ensure patron safety, Walnut Street will be closed between 6th and 7th Streets during this event.