Illustration of Kindergarten Children Playing with Blocks
Meeting Rooms B & C
Main Library
Monday, November 7
10:00 am to 11:30 am
This workshop for parents of current and future kindergartners will prepare children for school by providing games, activities and more that can be taken home. During the session, children can play in an adjoining room.
Mother and Son Sitting on Chair
Meeting Room C
Main Library
Friday, August 26
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Purdue Extension is providing sessions focusing on parent-child relationships. We'll face tricky topics such as handling meltdowns, the stress of being a parent and building strong communication with children. These sessions will surround the 4 pillars of success:  physical, social-emotional, cognitive, and communication skills that are acquired from birth to age five.
Mother and Son Sitting on Chair
Meeting Room C
Main Library
Tuesday, August 16
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Purdue Extension is providing sessions focusing on parent-child relationships. We'll face tricky topics such as handling meltdowns, the stress of being a parent and building strong communication with children. These sessions will surround the 4 pillars of success:  physical, social-emotional, cognitive, and communication skills that are acquired from birth to age five.
Mother and Son Sitting on Chair
Meeting Room C
Main Library
Tuesday, August 9
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Purdue Extension is providing sessions focusing on parent-child relationships. We'll face tricky topics such as handling meltdowns, the stress of being a parent and building strong communication with children. These sessions will surround the 4 pillars of success:  physical, social-emotional, cognitive, and communication skills that are acquired from birth to age five.
West Branch Meeting Room B
West Branch
Tuesday, September 27
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Learn, build and play with Christy Vesci (Director of Bricks 4 Kidz).  School age children will experience hands-on engineering fundamentals as they build motorized models using LEGO Bricks.
Illustration of Multicultural Children in Front of Globe
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Saturday, December 10
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Make merry this holiday season at West Branch's Celebrations Around the World. Discover different customs, traditions and rituals in an immersive environment, engaging with presenters to learn about holiday festivities from across the globe.  This is a family event for all ages.Along with this special event, the West Branch will be open to the public on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from noon - 4pm, for all regular services.  Take advantage of these special Saturday hours for computer access, picking up holds and browsing reading selections.
Vegetables on a Gingham Cloth
West Branch Kitchen
West Branch
Wednesday, July 13
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Freshen up your gardening game!  Learn to grown your own vegetables, prepare quick, easy summer recipes and stretch your food dollars at home.  Take home produce and free gifts from Purdue Extension.  Registration is required. Registrations can be made in person at the library, or by phone 812-235-2121 or 812-462-3317.
Two Toddlers on Ball
Meeting Room C
Main Library
Monday, July 11
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Erin Gregory from the Vigo County YMCA invites parents to come work out and play with your little one at the same time! It will be a learning experience for both parties. There will be a mix of yoga, strength, and some cardio. This program will incorporate parents and toddlers ages 2-5 on various exercise moves that can be performed together. 
Mother and Son Sitting on Chair
Meeting Room C
Main Library
Friday, August 5
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Purdue Extension is providing sessions focusing on parent-child relationships. We'll face tricky topics such as handling meltdowns, the stress of being a parent and building strong communication with children. These sessions will surround the 4 pillars of success:  physical, social-emotional, cognitive, and communication skills that are acquired from birth to age five.
Woman on Exercise Bike with Weightlifting Equipment
Meeting Room C
Main Library
Wednesday, July 20
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
There's no need to be intimidated about fitness, no matter your age, experience or current health. Chris Davies from Fitness Solutions shares his science behind exercise and answers questions you may have about fitness, exercise, and how you can start getting fit!

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