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Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Saturday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Saturday Morning

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, July 1 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children and parents will interact together as kids develop early literacy skills while playing!
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Wabash Valley Coder Dojo
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, July 3 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Infants younger than 18 months and their parents are welcome at this engaging lapsit program.  Laugh, sing, and bounce your way through storytime from 10-10:30 am. Baby playtime will continue from 10:30-11 am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Using the Mouse & Keyboard
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Holiday Closing
(All day)
 
 
Basic Computing
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

The Most Magnificent Thing by Spires
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 5 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Preschoolers are invited to join us at the library for an interactive half hour of song, dance, crafts, and stories!  Ages 3-5 will get interaction with other children while working on enhancing skills important to their development.  Storytime will start at 10:00am and optional 30 minute free play will be offered after storytime until 11:00am.  For further information contact the library at 812-232-1113.   
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Positive Link HIV Testing

Positive Link HIV Testing

Red Ribbon on Red Background
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, July 5 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Positive Link is provides comprehensive prevention and free testing to those impacted by HIV in south central Indiana. Test is done with a simple mouth swab and results are delivered in only fifteen minutes.
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
 
Bendy Bodies Yoga
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Watch This! West - Monster Trucks

Watch This! West - Monster Trucks

Poster: Monster Trucks
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Wednesday, July 5 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, high school senior Tripp builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange, subterranean creature with a taste and talent for speed, Tripp realizes he may have found the key to getting out of town - and a most unlikely friend. Rated PG for action, peril, and crude humor. Running time 104 minutes. Refreshments will be served.
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Build With Me

Build With Me

Train Made from Building Blocks In Front of Chalkboard
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, July 6 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Mommy & Me/Daddy & Me BRICKS 4 KIDZ® class brings building with LEGO® Duplo. Each class will introduce your child to stories, building, games and creative play while enjoying positive social interaction.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, July 6 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children and parents will interact together as kids develop early literacy skills while playing!
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Build your own pizza!
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Kitchen
 
 
First Friday: Design, Tech & the Coke Bottle

First Friday: Design, Tech & the Coke Bottle

Outline of Soda Bottle and Glass
Main Library
Haute Create
Lifelong Learning Center
Friday, July 7 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Drop in to explore new technologies in Haute Create, such as the 3D printers, iPads, Photoshop and more.  Learn about the history of the coke bottle through art and design. 
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create, Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Friends of the Library July Book Sale

Friends of the Library July Book Sale

Books in Red Basket
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, July 8 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thousands of books with an average price of just $1!  Movies, music, and more!  Our monthly sales help provide funding for important Library programs and services!
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Author Accolades

Author Accolades

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Saturday, July 8 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Homeless I Have Known by Muriel Drake Ryan, PhDWhat are the issues surrounding the homeless in Terre Haute?  Are they all alike?  Meet the author, purchase her book and have your copy personalized.
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
 
 
 
Build a Better World: Escape Room!

Build a Better World: Escape Room!

Key with Padlock Inside Border
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online at www.vigo.lib.in.us/events for the block of your team's choice or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 10:30 am to 11:00 am
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
10:30 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 11:00 am to 11:30 am
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
11:00 am to 11:30 am
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
12:00 pm to 12:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 2:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
2:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 2:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
2:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Build A Better World: Escape Room

Build A Better World: Escape Room

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 8 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Work with a team of four or fewer to figure out the clues and conquer our Escape Room! Each team will get 25 minutes. 12 teams can participate.Please register online or by phone for this event. If you are registering alone, you may be asked to join another team.
3:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Friends of the Library July Book Sale

Friends of the Library July Book Sale

Books in Red Basket
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Sunday, July 9 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Thousands of books with an average price of just $1!  Movies, music, and more!  Our monthly sales help provide funding for important Library programs and services!
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Acoustic Guitar
Monday, July 10 9:00 am to 10:15 am
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
9:00 am to 10:15 am
 
 
 
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, July 10 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Infants younger than 18 months and their parents are welcome at this engaging lapsit program.  Laugh, sing, and bounce your way through storytime from 10-10:30 am. Baby playtime will continue from 10:30-11 am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Acoustic Guitar
Monday, July 10 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Monday, July 10 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
Basic Computing

Basic Computing

Senior at Computer Keyboard
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Monday, July 10 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
This hands-on class covers the parts of the computer, more practice using the mouse, opening and closing of computer programs and the recycle bin.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Build a Better World with the Peyton Heart Project

Build a Better World with the Peyton Heart Project

Crocheted Heart
West Branch
Meeting Room A
Monday, July 10 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Join together on a mission of kindness.  This evening will introduce a Peyton Heart Project Ambassador who works to share the program bringing awareness to bullying, suicide and mental health issues.  Learn to make a variety of hearts with special messages that every life matters.  You will leave this program equipped to spread the message throughout your world.  Pizza will be served on the evenings of Monday June 26th and July 10th.
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch
Meeting Room A
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Acoustic Guitar
Tuesday, July 11 9:00 am to 10:15 am
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
9:00 am to 10:15 am
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
West Branch
Tuesday, July 11 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Various tablets are available for browsing and questions, or bring your own device to get your questions answered.  Information on ebooks, streaming video, and online classes are also provided.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Old MacDonald Had a Truck
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers can join us with their toddlers for a fun filled half hour that will include interactive stories, song, dance,and activities.  Optional 30 minute play will be offered at the end of storytime.  For more information contact us at 812-232-1113
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Acoustic Guitar
Tuesday, July 11 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 11 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Craft & Chat

Craft & Chat

Pinwheel Flowers
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, July 11 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Learn to "Tangle" with Eloise Loveall.  We will have fun learning to "dance" with pencil and paper.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
Build a Better World with the Peyton Heart Project

Build a Better World with the Peyton Heart Project

Crocheted Heart
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, July 11 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join together on a mission of kindness.  This program will introduce a Peyton Heart Project Ambassador who works to bring awareness to bullying, suicide and mental health issues.  Learn to make a variety of hearts with special messages that "every life matters" and spread the message in your community. 
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Acoustic Guitar
Tuesday, July 11 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
 
 
Enter the World of Chess

Enter the World of Chess

Knight, Queen and Rook Chess Pieces
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, July 11 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Build your chess skills where the aim of the game is to use your army to capture the enemy King.  Learn board setup, names and directions for pieces and defending your King.  If you already have the basics down, come and challenge others.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 11 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 11 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, July 12 9:00 am to 10:15 am
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
9:00 am to 10:15 am
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Cover: Bear Sees Colors by Wilson
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 12 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Preschoolers are invited to join us at the library for an interactive half hour of song, dance, crafts, and stories!  Ages 3-5 will get interaction with other children while working on enhancing skills important to their development.  Storytime will start at 10:00am and optional 30 minute free play will be offered after storytime until 11:00am.  For further information contact the library at 812-232-1113.   
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, July 12 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
Build a Better World with the Peyton Heart Project

Build a Better World with the Peyton Heart Project

Crocheted Heart
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, July 12 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Join together on a mission of kindness.  This program will introduce a Peyton Heart Project Ambassador who works to bring awareness to bullying, suicide and mental health issues.  Learn to make a variety of hearts with special messages that "every life matters" and spread the message in your community. 
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Wednesday, July 12 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
VCPL Book Club

VCPL Book Club

Cover: Playing For Pizza by Grisham
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Wednesday, July 12 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Great books, great discussions.  Experience living in Italy through the eyes of a former pro football player, as we read and discuss Playing for Pizza by John Grisham.  The descriptions of food alone will make you long to be there.
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
 
 
Enter the World of Chess

Enter the World of Chess

Knight, Queen and Rook Chess Pieces
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, July 12 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Build your chess skills where the aim of the game is to use your army to capture the enemy King.  Learn board setup, names and directions for pieces and defending your King.  If you already have the basics down, come and challenge others.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Watch This! The Zookeeper's Wife

Watch This! The Zookeeper's Wife

Poster: The Zookeeper's Wife
Wednesday, July 12 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The Zookeeper's Wife tells the account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion.Runtime: 124 minutes.Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, disturbing images, violence, brief sexuality, nudity and smoking.Refreshments will be served.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
 
 
Pallets and Punch

Pallets and Punch

Abstract Painting
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Wednesday, July 12 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Paint your own world with step by step instruction from Alisha Clinkenbeard of Canvas Precision while enjoying punch and simple hors d'oeuvres.  Registration is required. Please call 812-235-2121 for additional information.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, July 13 9:00 am to 10:15 am
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
9:00 am to 10:15 am
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, July 13 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Cyrano de Bergerac at Crossroads Rep

Cyrano de Bergerac at Crossroads Rep

Silhouette of Cyrano de Bergerac
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, July 13 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Arthur Feinsod, director of Cyrano de Bergerac and Professor of Theater at Indiana State University, will be speaking on the play's production history, his concept and their partnership with Croatian actors. 
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Acoustic Guitar
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, July 13 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
Build A Better World: Book Tower Challenge

Build A Better World: Book Tower Challenge

Stack of Books
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Thursday, July 13 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
A scavenger hunt for books!  Work in teams of up to four to explore the library, find each type of book on the list, and stack them alphabetically.  Be the fastest to win prizes!
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
 
 
Word 2

Word 2

Microsoft Word Logo
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, July 13 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
In Microsoft Word 2010, you will learn text, paragraph and page formatting. Please be familiar with the skills in Word 1.
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Cooking with WIC

Cooking with WIC

Grocery Bag with Vegetables Spilling Out
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Thursday, July 13 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Whether you participate in WIC or not, you will love this food demonstration using WIC foods.  Participants will take home recipes and get to sample foods while learning about this program.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Thursday, July 13 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The Teen Advisory Board is responsible for helping to plan teen programs and volunteering at many library events.  If you are a teen and would like to join the Teen Advisory Board, contact Hillary Rains at hrains@vigo.lib.in.us or call her at (812) 232-1113 x 2275.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Guitar Club-Ages 5-8

Acoustic Guitar
Friday, July 14 9:00 am to 10:15 am
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
9:00 am to 10:15 am
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Friday, July 14 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Guitar Club-Ages 9-12

Acoustic Guitar
Friday, July 14 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Friday, July 14 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Guitar Club-Ages 13-16

Acoustic Guitar
Friday, July 14 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8, 9-12 and 13-16 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.Please contact Crystal Myers at (812) 237-2528 or email crystal.myers@indstate.edu to register. Visit our website: www.unboundedpossibilities.com/csa.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Friday, July 14 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Nature Play Days: Plug Into Nature
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Community Locations
Hawthorn Park
 
 
 
 
Community Gaming Initiative

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 15 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Calling all gamers!  If you're interested in tabletop, role playing, or card gaming, stop by between 12-4 pm to explore new games, play old favorites, and challenge new people.  Feel free to bring your favorite games (PG-13, please).  Open to community members of all ages and skills. 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
 
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, July 17 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Infants younger than 18 months and their parents are welcome at this engaging lapsit program.  Laugh, sing, and bounce your way through storytime from 10-10:30 am. Baby playtime will continue from 10:30-11 am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, July 17 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, July 17 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Vigo County Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms B & C
 
 
 
Audubon Traveling Photography Exhibit: Opening Reception
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, July 17 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Ahchoo by Koehler and Adams
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 18 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers can join us with their toddlers for a fun filled half hour that will include interactive stories, song, dance,and activities.  Optional 30 minute play will be offered at the end of storytime.  For more information contact us at 812-232-1113
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Explore Animation

Explore Animation

Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, July 18 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore Moho Debut 12, the ideal software for first-time animators, hobbyists and digital artists. Learn about the history of traditional cel animation and how to apply those techniques to animate shapes with a few clicks of the button. 
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Cover: Have You Seen My Dragon by Light
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 19 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Preschoolers are invited to join us at the library for an interactive half hour of song, dance, crafts, and stories!  Ages 3-5 will get interaction with other children while working on enhancing skills important to their development.  Storytime will start at 10:00am and optional 30 minute free play will be offered after storytime until 11:00am.  For further information contact the library at 812-232-1113.   
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Bendy Bodies Yoga
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
West Branch
Wednesday, July 19 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Various tablets are available for browsing and questions, or bring your own device to get your questions answered.  Information on ebooks, streaming video, and online classes are also provided.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
Watch This! West - Beauty and the Beast

Watch This! West - Beauty and the Beast

Poster: Beauty and the Beast
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Wednesday, July 19 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
A live-action adaptation of the beloved Disney classic! In order to save her father, bookish and headstrong Belle agrees to become the prisoner of the mysterious Beast in his enchanted castle. During her stay, Belle befriends the castle's quirky inhabitants and learns to see beyond her captor's rough exterior. Things get complicated when Gaston, Belle's repugnant suitor, decides to "save" her from the Beast. Rated PG for fantasy violence. Running time 129 minutes. Refreshments will be served.
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Infant Sleeping on Moon
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 19 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Get ready for bedtime with your friends at the library! Come hear a story, sing songs, and make bedtime crafts. Kids, wear your pajamas and fall asleep on the drive home.
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose at the Park

Mother Goose on the Loose at the Park

Goose with Two Goslings in Woods
Community Locations
Dewey Point
Thursday, July 20 9:00 am to 9:30 am
Just like Mother Goose on the Loose at the library but at the park! Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children and parents will interact together as kids develop early literacy skills while playing!
9:00 am to 9:30 am
Community Locations
Dewey Point
 
 
Kid's Explore Turn to the River

Kid's Explore Turn to the River

Boy with Turtle on River Bank
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, July 20 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Kids can explore what would make them want to turn to the river while their caregivers enjoy Mary Kramer's Turn to the River discussion. Hands-on activities for children will be provided. Join us for either program or both! 
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room B
 
 
 
Turn to the River

Turn to the River

Cover: River with Banks
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, July 20 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Mary Kramer, Executive Director of Wabash Valley Art Spaces will be discussing Turn to the River, a comprehensive multi-year project to reconnect downtown Terre Haute with the Wabash River through public art and design. 
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
 
Building a Better World: Raise Your Voice
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
Art Hacks

Art Hacks

Abstract Painting
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, July 22 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Enjoy artworks by famous living artists; Yang Yang Pan, Felix Murillo, Leonid Afremov and Aelita Andre.  Create your own masterpiece using color as your inspiration.
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
Watch This! The LEGO Batman Movie

Watch This! The LEGO Batman Movie

Poster: The LEGO Batman Movie
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Saturday, July 22 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
There are big changes brewing in Gotham, but if Batman wants to save the city from the Joker's hostile takeover, he may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up. Maybe his superhero sidekick Robin and loyal butler Alfred can show him a thing or two. Rated PG, 144 minutes. Refreshments will be served.
2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
 
Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, July 24 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Infants younger than 18 months and their parents are welcome at this engaging lapsit program.  Laugh, sing, and bounce your way through storytime from 10-10:30 am. Baby playtime will continue from 10:30-11 am.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Monday, July 24 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Various tablets are available for browsing and questions, or bring your own device to get your questions answered.  Information on ebooks, streaming video, and online classes are also provided.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
 
 
 
Watch This! West - Power Rangers

Watch This! West - Power Rangers

Poster: Power Rangers
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Monday, July 24 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Five ordinary teens must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove - and the world - is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save the planet. But to do so, they must overcome their real-life issues and band together as the Power Rangers. Rated PG-13 for sci-fi violence and mild language. Running time 121 minutes. Refreshments will be served. 
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Me Want Pet by Sauer
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, July 25 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers can join us with their toddlers for a fun filled half hour that will include interactive stories, song, dance,and activities.  Optional 30 minute play will be offered at the end of storytime.  For more information contact us at 812-232-1113
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose at West Ages 0-5
11:00 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Beginning Photoshop
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Storytime

Cover: Maple by Nicols
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 26 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Preschoolers are invited to join us at the library for an interactive half hour of song, dance, crafts, and stories!  Ages 3-5 will get interaction with other children while working on enhancing skills important to their development.  Storytime will start at 10:00am and optional 30 minute free play will be offered after storytime until 11:00am.  For further information contact the library at 812-232-1113.   
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, July 26 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Bendy Bodies Yoga
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, July 26 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, July 26 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Special Meeting of the VCPL Board of Trustees
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
"Band" Together with the Max Power Trio

"Band" Together with the Max Power Trio

Colorful Guitar
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
Wednesday, July 26 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
"Band" together in West Terre Haute as we build a better community with the power of music.  Max Power Trio plays a mix of blues and classic rock appealing to all ages.  Take time this summer to build relationships sharing fun at this outdoor musical event.Refreshments will be served.
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Shelter
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, July 26 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create