Young boy smiling
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, November 9 at 4:00 pm
Ages 5–18: Your child can learn how to be a leader through activities and discussions with Gentlemen of Tomorrow, an interactive mentoring program that provides boys and young men with the skills they will need to become responsible community stakeholders and recognize and prevent bullying.
Activities and discussions for ages 5 to 11 will be from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for ages 12 to 18.
Young teenager blowing up a blue balloon
West Branch Library
West Branch Library Meeting Rooms A & B
Monday, November 7 at 5:30 pm
Ages 5 & Up: How does a hovercraft overcome friction, the force that causes objects to resist sliding against each other? Build your own miniature hovercraft from common household items and experiment with sailing it across different surfaces to learn how a cushion of air affects its movement.
Woman dressed as dark fey with glowing staff
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, November 7 at 3:30 pm
Ages 15 & Up: Are you making the ultimate Halloween costume from scratch or building your next cosplay masterpiece for an upcoming convention? Work alongside other like-minded makers and creators, access Haute Create’s array of innovative technology, and receive assistance from Vigo County Public Library’s Tech Team when you need it at the Haute Create Cosplay Co-Op. Every month, the Cosplay Co-Op will allow you to get hands-on with 3D printers, a laser cutting machine, sewing machines, and more! Please bring your own materials for your costume.
Close-up of computer screen with JavaScript
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, November 3 at 4:00 pm
Ages 9 & Up: Do you want to develop web apps, add interest to your website, or expand your résumé with a sought-after skill? JavaScript, one of the world’s most popular programming languages, allows you to make basic web pages interactive—whether you want to add pop-ups, auto-update content, or animate graphics! Get familiar with the basics of this powerful language with an overview of the terms and operations necessary to start your own JavaScript program before you learn how to build and test a simple calculator. No prior coding knowledge is required.
Illustrator of female character in black and white manga style on red background
Main Library
Teen Space
Wednesday, November 2 at 6:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Are you a fan of Kentaro Miura’s classic Berserk or a regular reader of Shonen Jump? Whether you prefer isekai, shoju, or battle manga, join Manga Madness to discuss your favorite series and learn what other manga fans are currently reading!
Young girl dressed as superhero and flexing a bicep
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, November 2 at 4:00 pm
Ages 5–18: Your child can develop strong life and leadership skills, prevent bullying, and become a positive role model with Girls of Excellence Mentoring. In each session, GEM will encourage girls to examine the complex issues they face through group discussion, bolster their self-esteem, and teach them how to set goals for themselves.
Activities and discussions for ages 5 to 11 will be from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for ages 12 to 18.
Young smiling boy
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, November 2 at 4:00 pm
Ages 5–18: Your child can learn how to be a leader through activities and discussions with Gentlemen of Tomorrow, an interactive mentoring program that provides boys and young men with the skills they will need to become responsible community stakeholders and recognize and prevent bullying.
Activities and discussions for ages 5 to 11 will be from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for ages 12 to 18.
Constellations in a night sky
Main Library
Teen Space
Thursday, October 27 at 5:00 pm

Ages 12–19: Your sun sign won’t tell you the future, but with it, you can discover secrets hidden among the stars and explore your sense of self! Learn more about the constellations that make up the Zodiac, create a string art model of your own sun sign, and discuss what makes you unique with other attendees.

Poster: The Addams Family Values
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, October 26 at 5:00 pm

Ages 12–19: When Morticia and Gomez Addams welcome their third child into their home, Wednesday and Pugsley aren't happy about the new addition and Wednesday is even more suspicious of Debbie Jellinsky, the nanny her parents have hired to help with the newborn son.

Young girl dressed as superhero, flexing a bicep
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, October 26 at 4:00 pm

Ages 5–18: Your child can develop strong life and leadership skills, prevent bullying, and become a positive role model with Girls of Excellence Mentoring. In each session, GEM will encourage girls to examine the complex issues they face through group discussion, bolster their self-esteem, and teach them how to set goals for themselves.

Activities and discussions for ages 5 to 11 will be from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for ages 12 to 18.

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