Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

cover of The Perfect Mother
cover of The Doctor with an Eye for Eyes
cover of The Worst Class Trip Ever
cover of Allegedly
cover of The Tattooist of Auschwitz
cover of America for Beginners
Meet Me at the Museum
cover of Where the Crawdads Sing

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Wiggle Worm Wednesdays

Three Colorful Worms with Books
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, January 16 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 3-5: Bring your preschooler to the Library for interactive stories, songs, dancing, crafts and play from 10:00am to 10:30am.  There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30am to 11:00am

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
West Branch
Wednesday, January 16 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Drop by with your tablet to learn how to borrow ebooks, movies, music and more or to get answers to other basic tech questions.  Staff cannot do repairs.

Cooking with Purdue

Woman Cutting Up Vegetables
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, January 16 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Jay from Purdue Extension will be teaching participants how to cook up healthy and low-cost meals in the West Branch kitchen. Come learn and eat. Each participant will take home a cookbook.

Tap Into Your Creative Side and Get Writing

Young Girl Writing
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Wednesday, January 16 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Are you dreaming of being a writer? Got lots of ideas in your head you want to put on paper? This hands-on class will introduce students to the process and techniques of creative writing. Students will experiment with writing in fiction or non-fiction, and will leave the class with completed writing exercises and lots of ideas to keep them writing outside of class. Ages 8 - 14. 

Intro to 3D Printing

3D Printer Printing House
Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, January 17 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology available at Haute Create.  Learn how to properly and safely use the equipment and how to prepare a 3D design file for print.  Customers who wish to use the Haute Create 3D printer independently must complete this class.