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.
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Featured Teen Events
X-Treme Lazer TagSaturday, July 12 - 9:00 pm to 11:00 pmRegistration Required.
Meet us at X-treme Lazer Tag and play lazer tag with your favorite Youth Services librarians!
$5 per player! This price includes 3 games of lazer tag and have a frosty fountain drink. Additional snacks or games will be the responsibility of the player.
Main LibraryMeeting Rooms A, B, & CThursday, July 17 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pmRegistration Not Required.
Would you survive a Zombie Apocalypse? Join us as we run a live demonstration of a disaster preparedness scenario. Learn about the science of a pandemic, and see if you would survive the day. Grades 6-12. No Registration Required.
Main LibraryMeeting Rooms A, B, & CFriday, July 18 - 3:00 pm to 8:00 pmRegistration Not Required.
Celebrate summer reading by joining us for this free double feature movie showing! Follow Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, and other Marvel characters as they fight to save mankind in The Avengers. Then, stick around to watch Thor battle evil forces as he tries to save Earth and Asgard from destruction in Thor: The Dark World. Movie Information: PG-13 (children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult). The Avengers (3:00-5:30): PG-13, 143 minutes; Thor (6:00-8:00): PG-13, 112 minutes.
Main LibraryMeeting Rooms A, B, & CThursday, July 24 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pmRegistration Required.
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.