Illustration of Guitar
West Branch Shelter
West Branch
Saturday, June 23 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
All ages: Rock out with The Lemon Brothers Band and The Max Power Trio at this community summer block party with music, food, games and activities for all ages.  Attendees will receive one free Kona Ice.  Additional food will be available for purchase from various local food vendors.  West Branch will be open for all regular services from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Main Library
Saturday, June 23 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Celebrate Vigo County's 200th year with Vigo County Vignettes from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and Keynote Speaker: Hal Johnston from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Meeting Rooms A, B & C. Members of the Wabash Valley Genealogy Society will be available to offer assistance with your genealogy research or with scanning important documents and photos at the Genealogy Hotspot in Special Collections from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Registration for the Genealogy Hotspot begins in Special Collections on Tuesday, May 1. Walk-ins will be welcome if there are vacancies available. Learn more about all three events at www.vigo.lib.in.us/events.
Boy Building Robotic Toy
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Wednesday, July 11 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
BRICKS 4 KIDZ® coding class teaches important strategies to enhance logic and problem-solving skills and to work toward becoming technological innovators of tomorrow.  Students will write a code that reacts to the position of the Drumstick model to make various percussion instrument sounds and change the look of the instruments on the screen.    
West Branch Meeting Room A
West Branch
Tuesday, June 26 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Ages 12-18: Learn the basics of creating your own beats with GarageBand, whether you like country, hip hop, or anything in between. You will be able to share your creation at the end of the session.
Neon Sign of Hand Holding Microphone
VCPL Teen Space
Main Library
Friday, July 20 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 12-18: Be ready to sing your heart out - or just enjoy some snacks while others perform.  Singers of all talent levels are welcome!
Illustration of Young Man with Guitar Jumping
VCPL Teen Space
Main Library
Friday, July 6 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 12-18: Put your band together and unleash your inner rock star!  Jam on drums, guitar, bass and vocals as you play games from the Guitar Hero and Rock Band series.  Refreshments will be provided.
Illustration of Beakers Filled with Colorful Liquid
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Thursday, July 19 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages 5-11: A rainbow may be amazing in the sky, but you should see them in the lab.  Become a colorologist and experiment with color mixing, chemical reactions and art.
Illustration of Inflatable Slide and Castle
Overflow Parking Lot
Main Library
Friday, July 27 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Reward yourself for reading all summer.  Munch on free food, jump inside bounce houses and go down a giant slide.  Activities for the entire family will be available.
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.
Bear Reading to Younger Animals
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Monday, July 30 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-18 Months: Join us for a 30 minute lap-sit program for babies. A 30 minute optional play will be available after storytime.  

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