Finals Week Study Party

Two Teens Studying
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Tuesday, May 29 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Get your classmates together and hit the books in one of the Library's collaborative spaces for a pre-finals cram session. Or take a break and celebrate the end of the school year with refreshments in the Teen Space.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, June 2 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Safe Sitter

Infant Boy
Main Library
Meeting Room A
Friday, June 8 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Ages 11-18: Safe Sitter® is a one-day, nationally certified course designed for children ages 11 and up. Taught in a fun and interactive format, Safe Sitter® teaches participants safe and nurturing child care techniques, behavior management skills and appropriate responses to medical emergencies. In a Safe Sitter® class, students learn through lively discussion, practice and role-play about a variety of topics, including babysitting ethics and etiquette and the business aspects of babysitting.  Free to those who register.  Lunch provided to participants. Parent permission slip and photo release required prior to start of class. Visit the Youth Services Department to complete the forms.

Teen Advisory Board

Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Thursday, June 14 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The Teen Advisory Board is responsible for helping to plan teen programs and volunteering at many library events.  If you are a teen and would like to join the Teen Advisory Board, contact Eric Alsip at ealsip@vigo.lib.in.us or call him at (812) 232-1113 x 2275.

Community Gaming Initiative

Colorful Gaming Dice
Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Saturday, June 16 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Calling all gamers.  Interested in tabletop, role playing or card gaming?  Explore new games, play old favorites and challenge new people. 

Community Gaming Initiative

Main Library
LifeLong Learning Center
Saturday, June 16 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Calling all gamers.  Interested in tabletop, role playing or card gaming?  Explore new games, play old favorites and challenge new people. 

Libraries Rock: Name That Tune

Graffiti Style Music Symbols with Swirls
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Friday, June 22 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 12-18: Are you an expert in all things pop, rock and hip hop?  Show off your knowledge and compete to be the first to identify some of the biggest hits in music history.  Prizes will be awarded to the winners.  Refreshments will be provided.

Libraries Rock: Guitar Hero and Rock Band

Illustration of Young Man with Guitar Jumping
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Friday, July 6 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Ages 12-18: Put your band together and unleash your inner rock star!  Jam on drums, guitar, bass and vocals as you play games from the Guitar Hero and Rock Band series.  Refreshments will be provided.

Wabash Valley Coder Dojo

Children Gathered Around a Laptop
Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, July 7 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ages 7-17: Learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game and explore technology in an informal, creative and social environment.

Teen Advisory Board

Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Thursday, July 12 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
The Teen Advisory Board is responsible for helping to plan teen programs and volunteering at many library events.  If you are a teen and would like to join the Teen Advisory Board, contact Eric Alsip at ealsip@vigo.lib.in.us or call him at (812) 232-1113 x 2275.

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