Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

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
cover of Avenue of Spies

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Vigo County Authorized Voting Site

Hand Dropping Paper into a Ballot Box
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C, & D
Tuesday, May 3
6:00 am to 6:00 pm
The VCPL was selected as an authorized voting site.  The Polls will be open from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m.  Registered voters may use their State ID card or valid Drivers license to vote.

Internet Safety: Privacy & Passwords

Laptop with Shield and Padlock
West Branch
Tuesday, May 3
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Privacy techniques, choosing better passwords, and avoiding scam emails will be discussed.  Please be familiar with using the internet.  This class is held as part of American Library Association's Choose Privacy Week.

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play Class

Illustration of Mother Hugging Infant
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Tuesday, May 3
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.

HeritageQuest Hacks

Old Photo of Little Girl
Main Library
VCPL Computer Lab
Tuesday, May 3
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Learn tips and tricks for researching your family history through HeritageQuest.

Introduction to the Internet

Address Bar Inside Globe
Main Library
VCPL Computer Lab
Wednesday, May 4
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Familiar with computers and mousing, but not the web? This hands-on class discusses websites and links and the basic toolbar.