Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

Accidentally on Purpose by Jill Shalvis
Cover of True Crime Addict
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

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Child Playing with Toys
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Wednesday, May 24 10:00 am to 11:15 am
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.

Kindergarten Readiness Workshop

Teacher Showing Flashcards to Children
Meeting Rooms A & C
Wednesday, May 24 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
This workshop for parents of current and future kindergartners will prepare children for school by providing games, activities and more that can be taken home.

Watch This! La La Land

Poster: La La Land
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Thursday, May 25 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The story of Mia, an aspiring actress, and Sebastian, a dedicated jazz musician, struggling to make ends meet while pursuing their dreams in a city known for destroying hopes and breaking hearts. With modern day Los Angeles as the backdrop, this musical about everyday life explores what is more important: a once-in-a-lifetime love or the spotlight.Rated PG-13 for some language.Runtime 128 minutes.Refreshments will be served.

Nature Play Days: Plug Into Nature

Children in Nature
Community Locations
Hawthorn Park
Friday, May 26 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Unplug your devices and plug into nature. Play in the park with the Vigo County Public Library and Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department before watching "Finding Dory". 

Never Too Late to Learn: Letterpress

Metal Letterpress Letters
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Saturday, May 27 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Learn about the history of letterpress with local artist Edward Trover. Every attendee will get the opportunity to pull a print to take home.