Swope Art Museum
Community Locations
Saturday, August 4 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Meet Curious George at the kid's opening of "The True Wartime Escape: Margaret and H.A. Rey's Journey from France" a new exhibit at the Swope Art Museum in partnership with the CANDLES Holocaust Museum  and Education Center. Enjoy a storytime, activities, snacks and get photo with Curious George himself.
Back-Lit Trees at Night
VCPL Teen Space
Main Library
Thursday, July 19 6:00 pm to 7:15 pm
Age 12 - 19. Delve into the paranormal universe of Stranger Things in this trivia night. Work in groups or alone for a chance to win prizes. 
Neon Sign of Hand Holding Microphone
VCPL Teen Space
Main Library
Friday, July 20 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Be ready to sing your heart out - or just enjoy some snacks while others perform.  Singers of all talent levels are welcome!
Illustration of Grandmother and Two Children Dancing
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Monday, July 9 10:00 am to 11:00 am
All ages: Get ready for some Rockin' Family Fitness.  Health and fitness should be a priority-- but when can you find the time?  Bring your children, infants through school-age, to be your workout buddy and show them how staying active and healthy can be fun for all ages.  Children who are able can exercise alongside you or you can wear or hold your infant to add some extra resistance to your workout.  The fitness portion will last 30 minutes.
Illustration of Grandmother and Two Children Dancing
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Monday, June 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am
All ages: Get ready for some Rockin' Family Fitness.  Health and fitness should be a priority-- but when can you find the time?  Bring your children, infants through school-age, to be your workout buddy and show them how staying active and healthy can be fun for all ages.  Children who are able can exercise alongside you or you can wear or hold your infant to add some extra resistance to your workout.  The fitness portion will last 30 minutes.
Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, July 25 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-14: Make, create, craft, hack and tinker this summer with Maker Camp at the Vigo County Public Library.  Maker Camp is a dynamic global community developed by Google and Make Magazine to encourage your middle schooler to become a creative problem solver, visionary thinker and courageous doer.  Pick and choose which sessions you'd like to attend-- or attend them all.  Please register for each session separately.  Canjo - Explore music and acoustics by making a full size single string guitar.  Discover how using a tin can amplifies sound. Try tuning your Canjo using a free guitar tuning app for a smartphone.
Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, July 18 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-14: Make, create, craft, hack and tinker this summer with Maker Camp at the Vigo County Public Library.  Maker Camp is a dynamic global community developed by Google and Make Magazine to encourage your middle schooler to become a creative problem solver, visionary thinker and courageous doer.  Pick and choose which sessions you'd like to attend-- or attend them all.  Please register for each session separately.  Strawbots/Sci Fi Light Painting - Build your own vibrating robot that can draw crazy pictures using a pager motor. Draw glowing art that only appears in photographs. Explore what happens when you add additional LEDs to your painting.
Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, July 11 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-14: Make, create, craft, hack and tinker this summer with Maker Camp at the Vigo County Public Library.  Maker Camp is a dynamic global community developed by Google and Make Magazine to encourage your middle schooler to become a creative problem solver, visionary thinker and courageous doer.  Pick and choose which sessions you'd like to attend-- or attend them all.  Please register for each session separately.  Stomp Rockets - Make your own air powered paper rocket and launcher. Test out how the design of your rocket's fins impact the flight trajectory.
Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, June 27 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-14: Make, create, craft, hack and tinker this summer with Maker Camp at the Vigo County Public Library.  Maker Camp is a dynamic global community developed by Google and Make Magazine to encourage your middle schooler to become a creative problem solver, visionary thinker and courageous doer.  Pick and choose which sessions you'd like to attend-- or attend them all.  Please register for each session separately.  Electro Fishing -  Make and take home your own fishing game to test your dexterity. Create origami fish and construct your own pond. Can you catch fish without setting off the buzzer?
Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, June 20 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-14: Make, create, craft, hack and tinker this summer with Maker Camp at the Vigo County Public Library.  Maker Camp is a dynamic global community developed by Google and Make Magazine to encourage your middle schooler to become a creative problem solver, visionary think and courageous doer.  Pick and choose which sessions you'd like to attend-- or attend them all.  Please register for each session separately.  Make it sing! Make musical devices using everyday materials. You'll get to:Build music-making projects using a pencil sketch and other conductive materials connected to a MaKey MaKey Board. Get started with computer coding by remixing a Scratch musical project.Explore and become curious about the electrical properties of everyday materials.

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