September 2016

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Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 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
 
 
 
After School Funzone

After School Funzone

Craft Supplies
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, September 1
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Children and teens come to relax afterschool with fun games, crafts, and activities. Please call (812)-235-2121 for additional information.
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Glamourpuss by Weeks
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, September 2
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers, bring your toddler to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 30 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
First Friday

First Friday

School Bus and School Supplies Drawn on Chalk Board
Community Locations
Vigo County School Corporation Parking Lot
Friday, September 2
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Vigo County Public Library will be at First Friday on the VCSC parking lot with a back-to-school craft for kids!
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Community Locations
Vigo County School Corporation Parking Lot
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Saturday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Saturday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Logo
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, September 3
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
 
 
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S.T.E.A.M Storytime

S.T.E.A.M Storytime

Illustration of Beaker
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Tuesday, September 6
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Parents and caregivers bring your child ages 2-5 to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and activities centered around Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.  Please call 235-2121 for additional information.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
Creative Builders

Creative Builders

Blueprint of Gears
West Branch
Tuesday, September 6
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Let your mind grow, create, and design.  Creative Builders presents a new opportunity each week to explore art and engineering in various formats.Ceramics on September 6th - paint and build a ceramic ladybug magnet to take home.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

The Lightning Thief Cover
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 6
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Read Rick Riordan's "The Lightning Thief" the first installment of the "Percy Jackson and The Olympians" series and join us for lively discussions and engaging activities.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Martin
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 7
10:00 am to 11:00 am
There will be stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Nature Tales

Nature Tales

Children Reading in the Grass
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 7
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Take a break from your busy day for a nature themed storytime. Create a fun, easy craft to take home. Register with Amber Slaughterbeck at 812-462-3392 or by messaging  Amber.Slaughterbeck@VigoCounty.IN.Gov.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Children Playing Musical Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 8
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Roar by Edwards
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, September 9
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers, bring your toddler to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 30 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
STEAMPunk-Gems and Jewels

STEAMPunk-Gems and Jewels

Blue and Red Crystal Structures
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, September 9
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Are you a science punk? A technology guru? An engineering genius? Explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math activities all about gems and jewels. Dig up your own gemstone, explore the structure of crystals, classify stones, calculate carats, and more!
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
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Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Woodpecker Wham by Sayre
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 12
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your babies to this lap-sit programming full of bonding time, engaging stories, songs, and activities. A 30 minute optional playtime will be offered afterwards. Please call 812-232-1113 for additional information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Cloth Diapering

Cloth Diapering

Illustration of Two Infants with Bottle and Block
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Monday, September 12
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Interested in giving cloth diapers a try? Join us for a Cloth Diapering 101 workshop with The Green Nursery! See demos of all the different styles of cloth diapers, and learn the pros and cons of each. We'll discuss wash routines, and offer tips and tricks. Learn just how easy cloth diapering can be!
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room C
 
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 13
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
S.T.E.A.M Storytime

S.T.E.A.M Storytime

Illustration of Beaker
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Tuesday, September 13
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Parents and caregivers bring your child ages 2-5 to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and activities centered around Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.  Please call 235-2121 for additional information.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 13
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Creative Builders

Creative Builders

Blueprint of Gears
West Branch
Tuesday, September 13
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Let your mind grow, create, and design.  Creative Builders presents a new opportunity each week to explore art and engineering in various formats.This week:  Make and bake tasty dog treats.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Handwriting Without Tears

Handwriting Without Tears

Hand Drawn Smiley Face
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 13
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Handwriting Without Tears teaches beginning literacy and fine motor skills through multisensory activities perfect for those with physical disabilities and kids on the spectrum. Instructors are prepared to adapt the lessons to meet specific needs.  This program is a collaboration between ISU's Community School of the Arts; ISU's Occupational Therapy program and Saint Mary of the Woods Music Therapy program. Dr. Paula Jarrard (supervisor) and Occupational Therapy graduate students, along with Prof Sharon R. Boyle (supervisor) and Music Therapy undergraduate students, will facilitate sessions. To register or for more information, please call the Community School of the Arts at (812) 237-2528. Early registration is advised, as enrollment is limited to 14 students. 
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

The Lightning Thief Cover
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 13
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Read Rick Riordan's "The Lightning Thief" the first installment of the "Percy Jackson and The Olympians" series and join us for lively discussions and engaging activities.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Cover: Apple Pie Tree by Hall
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 14
10:00 am to 11:00 am
There will be stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Homeschool Science with Marie

Homeschool Science with Marie

Beakers with Colorful Liquid
West Branch
Wednesday, September 14
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Quality Science activities that make learning fun.  Experience a different Science lesson each week to enrich your own homeschool curriculum.  Register online or call the West Branch at 812-235-2121Please register each child separately and provide age.
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Nature Tales

Nature Tales

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, September 14
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Take a break from your busy day for a nature themed storytime. Create a fun, easy craft to take home.  Program presented by Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department. Please call to register 812-462-3392 or by messaging  Amber.Slaughterbeck@VigoCounty.IN.Gov.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Children Playing Musical Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 15
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Mother Hugging Infant
West Branch
Thursday, September 15
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Cooking For Kids

Cooking For Kids

Knife and Cutting Board with Chopped Vegetables
West Branch
West Branch Kitchen
Thursday, September 15
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Come to learn and practice basic cooking skills, along with creating simple and yummy dishes with help from a special guest from Grandma Vera's Cafe and Bakery. Call 812-235-2121 for more details.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
West Branch Kitchen
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Izzy & Oscar by Estes
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, September 16
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers, bring your toddler to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 30 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Harry Potter Trivia

Harry Potter Trivia

Cover: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Friday, September 16
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Muggles and wizards alike can test their Harry Potter knowledge at this after-hours event! Compete with your team of four or fewer or all by yourself.   Kids, teens, and adults are welcome. Trivia begins promptly at 6 pm.
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
 
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Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Round is a Tortilla by Thong
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 19
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your babies to this lap-sit programming full of bonding time, engaging stories, songs, and activities. A 30 minute optional playtime will be offered afterwards. Please call 812-232-1113 for additional information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Books Before Bedtime

Books Before Bedtime

Child Sleeping on a Crescent Moon
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 19
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Hear a bedtime story before you go to sleep. Listen to a book, 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
 
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 20
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
S.T.E.A.M Storytime

S.T.E.A.M Storytime

Illustration of Beaker
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Tuesday, September 20
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Parents and caregivers bring your child ages 2-5 to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and activities centered around Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.  Please call 235-2121 for additional information.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 20
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Creative Builders

Creative Builders

Blueprint of Gears
West Branch
Tuesday, September 20
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Let your mind grow, create, and design.  Creative Builders presents a new opportunity each week to explore art and engineering in various formats.This week:  Create cup cartoons
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
 
Kid's Torch Relay

Kid's Torch Relay

State of Indiana with Gold Stars, a Torch and Laurels
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A & C
Tuesday, September 20
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The torch will be in Vigo County tomorrow, but today kids can get in on the action. The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay is one of the major commemorative events of the 2016 Bicentennial celebration and this program will teach children what that means while letting them get their hands on their own torch. We'll play games, make art and literally "pass the torch".
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A & C
 
 
Handwriting Without Tears

Handwriting Without Tears

Hand Drawn Smiley Face
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 20
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Handwriting Without Tears teaches beginning literacy and fine motor skills through multisensory activities perfect for those with physical disabilities and kids on the spectrum. Instructors are prepared to adapt the lessons to meet specific needs.  This program is a collaboration between ISU's Community School of the Arts; ISU's Occupational Therapy program and Saint Mary of the Woods Music Therapy program. Dr. Paula Jarrard (supervisor) and Occupational Therapy graduate students, along with Prof Sharon R. Boyle (supervisor) and Music Therapy undergraduate students, will facilitate sessions. To register or for more information, please call the Community School of the Arts at (812) 237-2528. Early registration is advised, as enrollment is limited to 14 students. 
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

The Lightning Thief Cover
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 20
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Read Rick Riordan's "The Lightning Thief" the first installment of the "Percy Jackson and The Olympians" series and join us for lively discussions and engaging activities.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Cover: Mouse's First Fall by Thompson
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 21
10:00 am to 11:00 am
There will be stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Homeschool Science with Marie

Homeschool Science with Marie

Beakers with Colorful Liquid
West Branch
Wednesday, September 21
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Quality Science activities that make learning fun.  Experience a different Science lesson each week to enrich your own homeschool curriculum.  Register online or call the West Branch at 812-235-2121Please register each child separately and provide age.
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Children Playing Musical Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 22
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Mother Hugging Infant
West Branch
Thursday, September 22
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Intro to Chess - Every game has a story

Intro to Chess - Every game has a story

Knight, Queen and Rook Chess Pieces
West Branch
Thursday, September 22
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Every game of Chess has its own story.  The aim of the game is to use your army to capture the enemy king.  Learn board set up, names and directions for how pieces move, and defending your King.  Already know how to play?  Come and challenge others.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Earl the Squirrel by Freeman
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, September 23
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers, bring your toddler to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 30 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
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Baby Bookworms

Baby Bookworms

Cover: Pout Pout Fish by Diesen
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 26
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Bring your babies to this lap-sit programming full of bonding time, engaging stories, songs, and activities. A 30 minute optional playtime will be offered afterwards. Please call 812-232-1113 for additional information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Music Makers: Creation Class

Music Makers: Creation Class

Musical Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, September 26
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
You've come to Music Makers, so you know how to dance and play instruments, now it's time to make your own! Build your own easy instruments with the help of your grown-up and try them out during this hour long program.
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 27
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 27
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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
 
 
 
Creative Builders with Bricks 4 Kidz
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Handwriting Without Tears

Handwriting Without Tears

Hand Drawn Smiley Face
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 27
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Handwriting Without Tears teaches beginning literacy and fine motor skills through multisensory activities perfect for those with physical disabilities and kids on the spectrum. Instructors are prepared to adapt the lessons to meet specific needs.  This program is a collaboration between ISU's Community School of the Arts; ISU's Occupational Therapy program and Saint Mary of the Woods Music Therapy program. Dr. Paula Jarrard (supervisor) and Occupational Therapy graduate students, along with Prof Sharon R. Boyle (supervisor) and Music Therapy undergraduate students, will facilitate sessions. To register or for more information, please call the Community School of the Arts at (812) 237-2528. Early registration is advised, as enrollment is limited to 14 students. 
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

Afternoon Adventures: Book Club

The Lightning Thief Cover
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, September 27
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Read Rick Riordan's "The Lightning Thief" the first installment of the "Percy Jackson and The Olympians" series and join us for lively discussions and engaging activities.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Cover: Old MacDonald Had a Farm by Cabrera
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 28
10:00 am to 11:00 am
There will be stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Homeschool Science with Marie

Homeschool Science with Marie

Beakers with Colorful Liquid
West Branch
Wednesday, September 28
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Quality Science activities that make learning fun.  Experience a different Science lesson each week to enrich your own homeschool curriculum.  Register online or call the West Branch at 812-235-2121Please register each child separately and provide age.
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Music Makers

Music Makers

Children Playing Musical Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 29
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
 
Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Mother Hugging Infant
West Branch
Thursday, September 29
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Baby signs helps babies ages 6-18 months to communicate their wants, needs and special requests before they can speak using sign language. This series of six, theme-based classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, getting dressed, park and pet signs. Each week families learn useful signs through fun songs, books and activities. This series of programs is open to the first 6 parent and child groups that preregister.
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Intro to Chess - Every game has a story

Intro to Chess - Every game has a story

Knight, Queen and Rook Chess Pieces
West Branch
Thursday, September 29
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Every game of Chess has its own story.  The aim of the game is to use your army to capture the enemy king.  Learn board set up, names and directions for how pieces move, and defending your King.  Already know how to play?  Come and challenge others.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
West Branch
 
 
Toddler Tales

Toddler Tales

Cover: Extraordinary Jane by Harrison
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Friday, September 30
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Parents and caregivers, bring your toddler to join us for fun, engaging stories, songs, and crafts. A 30 minute optional playtime will also be offered at the end of storytime. Please call 232-1115 for additional information.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room