Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

Cover of Food:  A Love Story
cover of God Help the Child
cover of knit stitch dictionary
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
cover of The Things We Keep
Cover: The Truth and Other Lies
The Terrorist's Son
Saint Anything

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Friends of the Library Holiday Book Sale

Gold Bells with Bow, Evergreen and Pine Cone
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C, & D
Monday, December 5
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Today from 9 - 2 everything is 50% off!  Thousands of items!  Books, movies, music, and more!That means the average book price is just .50!!

Hour of Code - Star Wars

Computer Screen with Code
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 5
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Learn to program droids, and create your own Star Wars game in a galaxy far, far away.The Hour of Code takes place each year during Computer Science Education Week.  It is designed to demystify "code" and to show that anybody can learn the basics.

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
West Branch
Tuesday, December 6
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Various tablets are available for browsing and questions, or bring your own device to get your questions answered.  Information on ebooks, streaming video, and online classes are also provided.

Hour of Code - Kodable

Computer Screen with Code
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, December 6
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Kodable is a self-guided game that introduces kids 5+ to programming basics.The Hour of Code takes place each year during Computer Science Education Week.  It is designed to demystify "code" and to show that anybody can learn the basics.

Create with Pure GRACE Soap

Illustration of Bottles with Colorful Liquids and Flowers
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, December 6
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Make bath salts and sugar scrubs with Pure GRACE Soap, a company created by a mother and daughter duo from Terre Haute. Create unique products that you can give as gifts or keep for yourself.