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

Money Smart Week: Using Excel to Manage Money

Laptop with Financial Tools
Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, April 26 10:00 am to 11:00 am
View real examples of how others use Excel to manage money.  Practice creating your own budgeting tool in Excel.  Other technology options for budgets will also be discussed.  Money Smart week is April 22-April 29.

Just Weave it! Beginner Candle Basket

Woven Baskets
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, April 26 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Learn basic basket weaving skills with Arlene Jennings from Woven Wonders and take home your own basket.  All supplies are provided and free to those who register.

Strengthening Familes

Illustrated Head Shots of Teenagers and Young Adults
Main Library
Meeting Room D
Wednesday, April 26 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. Call 812-462-3371 to register.

The Living Roots of Music with Lauren Pelon

Lauren Pelon Performing
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, & C
Wednesday, April 26 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Music has affected the lives of people all over the world from ancient times to modern day. Lauren Pelon traces the story of music while performing songs from around the world on instruments, such as archlute, lute-guitar, lyre, pennywhistles, and many others. 

Beginning Photoshop

Laptop and Photography Supplies
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, April 27 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Learn to use Photoshop to edit and enhance your images.