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

Star Wars Academy

Field of Stars
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Tuesday, July 26
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Battle against the Death Star's might or practice using the Force in Jedi Training: the choice is yours when visiting the Vigo County Public Library for Star Wars Academy. Join fellow force-users for an evening of skills assessment, assisting smugglers in their attack on a massive Imperial space station, and building sidekicks in the safety of our hangar here in the Youth Services Department.

Preschool Storytime

Cover: Barn Dance by Hutchins
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, July 27
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Join us for stories, songs, hand-on learning and art projects! This program is created with children ages 3-5 in mind.  Along with parents and caregivers, we do a half hour librarian- led story time and a half hour of free choice play. Registration is not required for this program. If you have questions, please call 812-232-1113 for more information. 

Fit & Fab Moms Tot Program

Illustration of Infants with Ball
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, July 27
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Come and enjoy fitness with your little one! Parents of tots ages 3-5 will learn various cardio and yoga exercise moves that can be performed together. This program will allow for parents to get a workout in and play along with their child at the same time, which will be a great learning experience for both parent and child!

Music Makers

Illustration of Children Playing Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, July 28
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Get up and move! Little ones ages 1-6 will love dancing to music, singing songs and moving with their favorite Youth Services librarians.

On Your Mark, Stretch and Let Go

Girl in Lotus Pose
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Thursday, July 28
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Yoga instructor Tammy Lundborg helps your child develop flexibility, focus, and coordination for a happy, healthy, balanced life.  Learn basic yoga poses, even breathing and relaxation techniques that kids can use during their daily routines. For safety, please make sure children wear shoes with non-slip bottoms