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

Preschool Story Time

Cover: Old MacDonald Had a Farm by Cabrera
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, September 28
10:00 am to 11:00 am
There will be 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. 

Homeschool Science with Marie

Beakers with Colorful Liquid
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
Wednesday, September 28
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Quality Science activities that make learning fun.  Experience a different Science lesson each week to enrich your own homeschool curriculum.  Register online or call the West Branch at 812-235-2121Please register each child separately and provide age.

Star Wars Trivia

Star Field
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Wednesday, September 28
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Grades 6-12: Who knows the most about the galaxy far, far, away? Compete in teams of up to 4 to answer questions covering the classic trilogy up to the most recent release.

Music Makers

Children Playing Musical Instruments
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, September 29
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.

Baby Signs: Sign, Say & Play

Mother Hugging Infant
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Thursday, September 29
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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.