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

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
Main Library
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Monday, September 25 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Various tablets are available for browsing and questions, or bring your own device to get your questions answered.  Information on ebooks, streaming video, and online classes are also provided.

Baby Signs: Sign, Say and Play

Mother Hugging Infant
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
Tuesday, September 26 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Ages 6-18 Months and Caregivers:  Baby signs helps infants too young to speak learn how to communicate their wants, needs and special requests using sign language.  This series of six classes includes learning signs based on themes such as mealtime, bedtime, bath time, dressing, the park and pets through songs, books and activities.  Classes continue into October.  Registration is limited to six families.

Mother Goose on the Loose at West Ages 0-5

Mother Goose with Two Gooslings
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, September 26 11:00 am to 11:30 am
Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children ages 0-5 at 11:00.

Creative Builders - Design a Video Game Using Bloxels

Blueprint of Gears
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, September 26 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Ages 8-15: Use the Bloxels board to design your own video game world and characters.  With the Bloxels app, you can capture your creation, customize it even further and test out how it plays.

Let's Chat about Self-Esteem

Confident Teenage Boy
Main Library
Meeting Room C
Tuesday, September 26 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Ages 12-18 & Caregivers: Discuss difficult concepts with Purdue Extension. In this session, learn how to build and maintain self-esteem throughout the teenage years. Caregivers are encouraged to come independently or with their teenagers.