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Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

VCPL Brown Bag: Spirit Keeper-The Native American Experience in the 18th Century

Native American Blanket Pattern
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Thursday, September 18 - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

Author Kathy Laugheed will present the key differences between American Native American culture and the European setters during the 1700's. Her latest book, "Spirit Keeper" will be available after the talk for purchase and personalization. Ms. Laugheed will also speak on the trials and tribulations of publishing a book, which she describes was... "as much of an adventure for me as being an Indian captive was for the heroine of my novel"! Call Community Connections at 812-232-1116 for more information.

The Maze Runner Special Event

Overhead View of Dark Maze
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Thursday, September 18 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Come celebrate the release of The Maze Runner as a feature film! See if you can solve puzzles and if you would survive the Maze.

Storytelling Workshop: Historic Storytelling

Storytelling in Block Type
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, September 18 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Hear local tales and learn how historical research can take your family stories to the next level of professionalism. Led by local story tellers and Vigo County Public Library Librarians. Call Community Connections at 812-232-1116

Music Makers

Illustration of Boy Dancing with Music Stanza, Notes, and Treble Cleft in Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, September 19 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Liitle ones ages 2-6 can join us for movement and music stories, activities and songs.

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Saturday, September 20 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Calling all gamers! If you're interested in tabletop, role playing, or card gaming, stop by between 12 and 4 pm to explore new games, play old favorites, and challenge new people. Feel free to bring your favorite games (PG-13, please). Open to community members of all ages and skills.

Gamers who would like to host a table or a tournament should contact Hillary Rains at or at 232-1113 ext 2275