Two Children Dancing
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Tuesday, June 28
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Put on your dancing shoes and get ready for some fun. The Vigo County Public Library (VCPL) will feature a night of three different styles of dance. The Sparkettes, a dance team made up of young women will here to teach a hip hop dance routine. We will also feature country line dancing made up of choreographed dance moves and repeated steps.  Lastly, we will feature a children's Zumba class that will feature kid friendly routines based on original Zumba choreography.  Come join us for this Moovin' and Groovin' event! Ready, set, dance!
Group of Children Outdoors
Hawthorn Park- Dogwood Shelter
Main Library, Community Locations
Tuesday, June 14
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Unplug your devices and plug into nature. Play in the park with the Vigo County Public Library and Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department! Activities include water games, hopscotch, fort building, mud pies, nature hike and scavenger hunt.
Boy Carrying Olympic Torch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
West Branch
Tuesday, June 28
10:00 am to 11:00 am
How well do you know your nursery rhymes? Join us for Mother Goose Olympics! This program will feature a combination of nursery rhymes and physical exercise for the children as they compete in special games named after some popular nursery rhymes.
Field of Stars
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Main Library
Tuesday, July 26
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Battle against the Death Star's might or practice using the Force in Jedi Training: the choice is yours when visiting the Vigo County Public Library for Star Wars Academy. Join fellow force-users for an evening of skills assessment, assisting smugglers in their attack on a massive Imperial space station, and building sidekicks in the safety of our hangar here in the Youth Services Department.
Silhouette of Basketball Player Making Jump Shot
Meeting Rooms B & C
Main Library
Saturday, June 18
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Basketball is a fun sport to play, but what do we know of the science of basketball? Let Professor Steve dazzle your kids & adults with basketball-related experiments & demonstrations as we look at the game from a scientific viewpoint.  Principles of air-pressure, combustion, energy & biology will be explored, combined with sports principles such as teamwork, following directions & listening to the coach.
Roller Skates
Wigwam Skating & Event Center
Community Locations, Main Library
Tuesday, June 21
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Vigo County Public Library's Youth Services department invites you to the Wigwam Skate and Event Center for two rolling, rollicking hours of skating and music.
Boy Carrying Olympic Torch
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Thursday, June 2
10:00 am to 11:00 am
How well do you know your nursery rhymes? Join us for Mother Goose Olympics! This program will feature a combination of nursery rhymes and physical exercise for the children as they compete in special games named after some popular nursery rhymes.
Boy Carrying Olympic Torch
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Saturday, June 4
10:00 am to 11:00 am
How well do you know your nursery rhymes? Join us for Mother Goose Olympics! This program will feature a combination of nursery rhymes and physical exercise for the children as they compete in special games named after some popular nursery rhymes.
Emergency Kit with Radio
Youth Services Program Room
Main Library
Wednesday, May 11
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The Pillowcase Project, sponsored by Disney, is a preparedness education program for children in grades 3 - 5, which teaches students about personal and family preparedness, local hazards, and basic coping skills. The hour long presentation is perfect for schools, after-school programs, Girl and Boy Scout troop meetings, and more. Red Cross volunteers lead students through a "learn, practice, share" framework to engage them in disaster preparedness. Upon completion, students receive a sturdy pillowcase in which to build their personal emergency supplies kit. Presentations are customized to focus on a hazard that is important and relevant to the local community.
Children Playing Hopscotch
Born Learning Trail
Main Library
Tuesday, July 12
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
See how your skills of balance, strength, listening and more stack up against the competition on the Get Fit! Obstacle Course.

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