Cover: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Hurston
ISU- Condit House
Community Locations
Thursday, February 16
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Join us for a discussion of "Their Eyes Were Watching God" at the residence of Indiana State University's president.
Cover: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Hurston
LifeLong Learning Center
Main Library
Monday, February 13
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Were you inspired by "Their Eyes Were Watching God"? Bring your poetry, create a dance, do a reading, or share stories tied to this year's Big Read title.
Cartoon Cat Couple Sharing a Book While Seated on Other Books
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Tuesday, February 14
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Enjoy a romantic night of music, desserts, and great conversation inspired by some of the most famous couples in literature, such as Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy, Romeo and Juliet, and Ron and Hermione.
Cover: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Hurston
SWMC- Ceclian Auditorium
Community Locations
Sunday, March 19
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
The Sinfonietta Pops Orchestra will host a concert inspired by "Their Eyes Were Watching God". Admission fee: Adults, $10, Students, $5, and children 10 and younger are free.
Illustration of Children with Globe
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Sunday, April 30
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Día Festival of Nations is back! Held nationally in libraries across the nation Día is a celebration that promotes literacy in all cultures. At VCPL, children will have an opportunity to have their passports stamped as they travel to booths in which countries around the world are represented.
Lauren Pelon Performing
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Wednesday, April 26
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Music has affected the lives of people all over the world from ancient times to modern day. Lauren Pelon traces the story of music while performing songs from around the world on instruments, such as archlute, lute-guitar, lyre, pennywhistles, and many others. 
Cover: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Hurston
VCPL Conference Room
Main Library
Wednesday, March 29
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Join us for coffee and conversation as we enjoy a taste of the artistry in our community and present awards. Prizes will be awarded to the Best of Show and People's Choice, as voted by library patrons. 
Illustration of Chocolate Truffles
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Main Library
Friday, February 3
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
David Fletcher from Bloomington's BLU Boy Chocolates will discuss the history of chocolate then attendees will have the chance to sample handcrafted chocolates. The event is free; however seating is limited and reservations are required.
Illustration of Photo of Elderly Couple
VCPL Special Collections
Main Library
Saturday, March 25
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Preserve your legacy! Scan your old family photos (8.5"x11" or smaller), family historical documents, wills, marriage licenses, and other one-of-a-kind items. Patron must provide USB storage device and reasonable number of items.
Barbeque Sauce
Meeting Rooms A & C
Main Library
Monday, March 27
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Eat delicious bite-size BBQ and drink cola in glass bottles that will have you feeling just like Janie while playing checkers at your leisure.

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