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

West Vigo Guitar Club

Acoustic Guitar
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, January 25
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The West Vigo Guitar Club is an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and better understand basic music concepts like melody, rhythm, and chords.  The club will meet as a group Wednesday evenings for free instruction.  No music experience is required, but space is limited to ten students from age 8-14 years.

The Play's the Thing

Theater Masks with Top Hat
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 26
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Children ages 5-15: Want to find a new creative outlet? Guests from the Terre Haute Children's Theater will be here to teach the tricks of the trade in various aspects of theater.  Call 812-235-2121 for more information.

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, January 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.

Watch This! Sully

Poster: Sully
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, January 26
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the "Miracle on the Hudson" when Captain Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed "Sully", glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.Rated PG-13 for some peril and brief strong language.Runtime 96 minutes.  Refreshments will be served.

Celebrating the Chinese New Year

Rooster with Chinese Lanterns and Flowers
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Friday, January 27
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Kick off the year of the Rooster when Chinese New Year begins on January 28th. Drop in to enjoy crafts, snacks, and traditional stories for folks of all ages.