Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

Cover of Food:  A Love Story
cover of God Help the Child
cover of knit stitch dictionary
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
cover of The Things We Keep
Cover: The Truth and Other Lies
The Terrorist's Son
Saint Anything

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Winter Crafts

Paper Craft Evergreen Tree with Wintery Background
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Saturday, December 10
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Winter Crafts for Adults. Celebrate the season by making a selection of special craft items. 

Celebrations Around the World

Illustration of Multicultural Children in Front of Globe
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
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.

Indiana's Birthday Party

State of Indiana with Gold and Blue Stars
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Sunday, December 11
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Happy 200th Birthday, Indiana! Drop in to celebrate Indiana's Bicentennial with card making, party games, and cake.

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
Main Library
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Monday, December 12
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.

Doctor Who Trivia

Blue British Police Box on Star Field
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Monday, December 12
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Grades 6-12: Find out who the biggest Whovian is!  Compete in teams of up to four to answer questions about the universe and characters of the popular television show.