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

Introduction to the Internet

Globe with Web Search Box
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, May 1 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.

Nature Tales

Children Reading in the Grass
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, May 2 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Take a break from your busy day for a nature themed program.  Create a fun, easy craft to take home.  Program presented by Amber from the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Department.  Please call to register 812-462-3392 or by messaging Amber.Slaughterbeck@VigoCounty.IN.Gov

Intermediate Internet

Magnifying Glass over the word Internet
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, May 3 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Search the internet more efficiently!  Learn about different search engines, search terms, and using tabs and bookmarks. Please be familiar with the skills from Introduction to the Internet.

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Child Playing with Toys
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Wednesday, May 3 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.

Strengthening Familes

Illustrated Head Shots of Teenagers and Young Adults
Main Library
Meeting Room B
Wednesday, May 3 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
This evidence-based program works to prevent teen substance abuse, strengthen communication skills between families, increases academic success, and prevent violent and aggressive behavior at home and at school by bringing teens and parents together.