Globe wrapped in film strips
Community Locations
5056 N Lafayette St.
Wednesday, September 28 at 8:00 pm

Unite with film lovers in 500 cities on six continents to select the best film and actor for the MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival! Choose one of three screening venues and view the top ten short films submitted from around the globe. Your vote for your favorite actor and film will be tallied along with the votes from over 100,000 other film lovers to determine the Gold, Silver, and Bronze medal winners for Best Film and Best Actor. Refreshments will be served.

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.

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.

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.

Globe wrapped in film strip
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Friday, September 23 at 6:00 pm

Unite with film lovers in 500 cities on six continents to select the best film and actor for the MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival! Choose one of three screening venues and view the top ten short films submitted from around the globe. Your vote for your favorite actor and film will be tallied along with the votes from over 100,000 other film lovers to determine the Gold, Silver, and Bronze medal winners for Best Film and Best Actor. Refreshments will be served.

Close up of laser cutter
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, September 22 at 4:00 pm

Ages 12 & Up: Whether you need precision cuts for a project or want to engrave a beautiful sign, learn how to create and format a design for the Dremel LC40 Laser Cutter then cut or etch your project in Intro to Laser Cutting. Customers who wish to use the Haute Create soldering stations independently must complete this class.

Japanese-style flowers on gold leaf background
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, September 21 at 2:30 pm

Dress up plain votive candle holders to add additional sparkle to your table or your next party with adhesive foil and simple designs created with the CRICUT® cutting machine. Pick from pre-created designs and learn how to use CRICUT® Design Spaces to send your pattern to the CRICUT® machine then add the foil to your candle holder. Supplies will be provided.

Pile of "I Vote" buttons
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Tuesday, September 20 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.

Main Library
Meeting Rooms B & C
Monday, September 19 at 5:30 pm

The Vigo County Public Library Board of Trustees meets the third Monday of each month. The meeting is open to the public.

Diverse members of the LGBTQIA+ community
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, September 14 at 6:00 pm

Ages 16 & Up: In June, 1969, patrons of the Stonewall Inn in New York City staged a series of spontaneous demonstrations against the constant harassment and raids they endured. This historic event marked a turning point for the LGBTQIA+ community, as pride marches spread throughout the United States every June. Learn more about Pride Month, the reasons why it’s celebrated, and how to honor LGBTQIA+ history with the Pride Center of Terre Haute.

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