VCPL Chess Club

Hand Moving Chess Piece
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, July 24 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

Summer Reading Finale! Block Party!

Little Boy Running on Bounce House
Main Library
Friday, July 25 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Children and teens who have met their summer reading goals are invited to participate in our Block Party Finale! Join us on the Walnut Street lawn for tons of excitement:Sidewalk chalk,bounce houses,a velcro wall,teen tricycles and more. We'll have pizza,snacks and drinks, and outdoor fun for infants-teens. Mom and dad may want to bring a lawn chair or blanket and listen to the MacDaddys perform a family friendly concert. Please note: In order to ensure patron safety, Walnut Street will be closed between 6th and 7th Streets during this event.

First Friday Program

Kitten and Bulldog
Main Library
Library Lawn
Friday, August 1 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Celebrate the Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer with the Vigo County Public Library and Barnes and Noble on the lawn at the Library. The First Friday event will be held on August 1 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the Walnut Street side at the Vigo County Public Library. Bring your artistic talent and make pet toys and decorate pet dishes for the local Humane Society. Enjoy music, face paintings, and refreshments.

Sensory Storytime

Colorful Alphabet Block
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Monday, August 4 - 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm

Sensory storytime combines books, songs, movement, and therapeutic activities to stimulate all five senses and promote learning. If your child has difficulty sitting through one of the library’s other storytimes, this inclusive program of stories, songs and activities may be just what you are looking for!

Nature Tales @ Your Library

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Wednesday, August 13 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department for a nature themed storytime!

VCPL Chess Club

Hand Moving Chess Piece
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, August 14 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

VCPL Chess Club

Hand Moving Chess Piece
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Thursday, August 28 - 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn how to play chess or test your skills in a game with an experienced chess player! The VCPL Chess Club is open to all ages and skill levels. No registration is required. Call Youth Services for more information, 232-1115. Sponsored by the Friends of the Vigo County Public Library.

Nature Tales @ Your Library

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, September 3 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Join Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department for a nature themed storytime!

Mother Goose on the Loose ages 0-2

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, September 4 - 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! ages 0-2

Mother Goose on the Loose ages:3-5

Main Library
Meeting Room B
Thursday, September 4 - 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! ages 3-5

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