Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

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
cover of Avenue of Spies

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
Main Library
VCPL Main Library Lobby
Friday, May 6
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.

Create Club

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Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Friday, May 6
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Teens ages 12-19 can explore their creative side in Create Club! May 6- Tye DyeBring white or light-colored pieces of clothing to create your unique tye-dye. Be prepared to get messy on the North Library Lawn.  Rain plan to be determined.

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-2 Saturday Morning

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Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, May 7
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children ages 0-2 will be from 10-10:30. (Families with children of multiple ages may pick either storytime.)

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 3-5 Saturday Morning

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Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, May 7
11:00 am to 11:30 am
Join us for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more! Children ages 3-5 will be from 11-11:30. (Families with children of multiple ages may pick either storytime.)

Afternoon with the Force

Field of Stars
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, May 7
1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Every year fans around the galaxy gather to cheer their favorite force-using heroes. Youth Services decided it was time we joined the Galactic Republic in rejoicing and hosted our own Star Wars celebration. Games and crafts begin our afternoon focused around George Lucas' galaxy far, far away, with a Star Wars film showing directly after our celebration.