Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Tiny Tot Time

Infant looking at open book
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 26 at 10:00 am
Ages 0–2: Introduce your infant or toddler to new books, experiences, and skills while you strengthen your bond with them at Tiny Tot Storytime! In this group setting, your child will interact with children their age, learn to listen to others as a librarian reads to them, and strengthen their hands through fingerplays, shakers, and scarves. You will also discover tips for how to build these skills at home. After storytime, you and your child can spend an additional half-hour socializing with other parents and their children!

Art of the Book: Papermaking

Art of the Book logo
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Monday, September 26 at 6:00 pm
Begin your journey in bookbinding with the most essential element: paper. Papermaking is an ancient art that dates back two thousand years to the Han dynasty in China and spread to other regions via the Silk Road. In the first program of this series, you will learn how paper is made from fibrous materials and create your own paper using recycled materials.

League of Women Voters Candidate Forum: County Commissioners & County Council

Pile of "I Vote" buttons
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Tuesday, September 27 at 6:30 pm
Hear from candidates for the 2022 General Election at this candidate forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters. Attendees will have an opportunity to speak one-to-one with the candidates following the forum. Sponsored by Vigo County Public Library, the League of Women Voters, Vote Vigo, NAACP, and Tribune-Star.

Wiggle Worm Storytime

Mother reading to daughter
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 28 at 10:00 am
Ages 2-5: Start your toddler or preschooler on the path to a successful year in Kindergarten with Wiggle Worms. At Wiggle Worms, your child will build early learning skills through listening to, reading, and discussing stories; practicing the alphabet; and expanding their vocabulary. They will also develop fine motor skills by performing fingerplays and body movement-based activities while learning how to cooperate with others in a group setting. Each storytime ends with a half-hour free-play session for you and your child to socialize with others.

Intro to Soldering

Teenage boy using soldering iron
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, September 28 at 4:00 pm
Ages 13 & Up: Soldering is a multi-purpose technique that will allow you to build electronics, make repairs, and create crafts! In Intro to Soldering, you will pick up this valuable skill and learn how to use the Haute Create soldering stations safely by making your own DIY synthesizer. Customers who wish to use the Haute Create soldering stations independently must complete this class.
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