Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

The Returned
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Cover: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
Cover: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
Cover: The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor
Cover: Watchers by Dean Koontz
Cover: His Majesty's Dragon by Naomi Novik

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Tech Time for Tykes (and parents too!)

Parent's and Child's Hands on Tablets
Main Library
VCPL Computer Lab 2
Thursday, April 17 - 10:00 am to 10:45 am

Children ages 3-5 and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for a technology-based storytime and activity! Hear a story and practice using a computer. Please call 232-1115 to register.

V. C. P. L Brown Bag: Rules of the Road:- Understanding and Reaching Your Goals

Illustration of Road Shaped Like an Arrow & Pointing to Piggy Bank
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Thursday, April 17 - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

Evan Lunsford is a local financial advisor with Edward Jones and has four years of experience helping people plan their financial future. He is a 2010 graduate of Indiana State with a degree in Financial Services and has lived in the local community his entire life. He will discuss the basics of the stock market, fixed income investing, understanding annuities, college expense planning followed by a time of questions.

VCPL Chess Club

Hand Moving Chess Piece
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, April 17 - 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.

Music Makers

Boy Playing Toy Saxophone
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Friday, April 18 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Join us Fridays at 10 a.m. for Music Makers storytime, a program filled with movement, instruments, and rhyming fingerplays! Children will develop preliteracy skills through interactive activities! Fun for children 0-5 and their participating adult! No registration required.

Watch This! Double Feature Movie Event: The Hunger Games and Catching Fire

Posters for The Hunger Games & Catching Fire on Flaming Dark Background
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A,B, & C
Friday, April 18 - 3:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Join us for a free double feature event as we follow the harrowing adventures of Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games and Catching Fire. Start by watching The Hunger Games from 3:00-5:30 and finish with Catching Fire from 6:00-8:30. Free refreshments will be provided. Movie Information: Rated PG-13 (children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult); The Hunger Games: 142 minutes, Catching Fire: 146 minutes.