Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, July 18 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-15: 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 11-15: 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 13 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-15: 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.  LED Magnetic Dartboards/Light Up Roto Copters - Build two projects which both light up. Create your own magnetic dartboard with LED "darts" plus a spinning and flying Roto Copter that lights up with the help of Circuit Stickers.
Illustration of Red Toy Robot
Haute Create
Main Library
Wednesday, June 27 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 11-15: 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 11-15: 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.
Illustration of Close Up of Ballerina's Feet While En Pointe
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 25 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Ages 6-15: There is more to a pirouette than meets the eye.  Explore the origins and health benefits of dance, build an engaging little dancer and learn the physics behind the famous spin.
Child's Hands Digging in Mud
Honey Creek Mall
Community Locations
Thursday, July 12 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
All ages: Experience the natural world at Honey Creek Mall and learn about the Nature Explore certified classroom.  Enjoy the same creative and family-oriented activities that you would if you were visiting the West Branch.
Poster: Coco
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Monday, July 2 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Despite his family's ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. To prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead where he meets the cunning Héctor and embarks on a journey to unlock the real story behind his family history. Refreshments will be served.
Meeting Room B
Main Library
Saturday, September 15 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Do you have what it takes to escape? Work in teams of four or less to solve puzzles and clues from the Harry Potter Universe and free yourself in thirty minutes or less. Register by calling 812.232.1115.
Silhouette of Super Hero with Red Cape Looking Over City
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Saturday, May 5 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Are you ready for Free Comic Book Day?  Join in the worldwide celebration of this re-emerging hobby and grab a free comic book issue at the Main Library.  While you're here, meet David Yoder, a Bloomington-based independent comic artist and co-creator of the webcomic David and David at the Movies.  Select titles will be provided.  Supplies will be limited.  Learn more about Free Comic Book Day at freecomicbookday.com.

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