Staff Picks, New Books, & Bestseller Express

cover of The Woman in the Window
cover of another good dog
cover of Reading with Patrick
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

Discover Upcoming Events at VCPL

Tiny Tot Time

Mother Bear Reading to Bear Cub in Grass
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Monday, February 18 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0 - 3: Bring your baby or toddler to the library for stories, songs, dance, and activities from 10:00 am - 10:30 am. There will be 30 minutes of free play offered from 10:30 am - 11:00 am.

Robotics - Sphero SPRK+ for Beginners

Sphero SPRK Logo
Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, February 18 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Spark your imagination by controlling a robotic device (a Sphero SPRK+) with code you create - no experience necessary.

Watch This! West The Princess Bride

Poster: The Princess Bride
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Monday, February 18 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Westley and Buttercup are young and in love. One day, Westley is reportedly killed by pirates, and soon Buttercup is abducted by a gang of misfits on behalf of an evil prince.  The group is pursued by the Dread Pirate Roberts, a legendary masked pirate bent on rescuing Buttercup. Adventure, mayhem, and a touch of romance follow the travelers through this comedic fantasy based on William Goldman's book. 

Traveling Tech Station

Electronic Devices on Wait Tray
West Branch
Tuesday, February 19 10:00 am to 12:00 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.

Watch This! Teens - Scooby Doo and the Gourmet Ghost

Poster: Scooby-Doo and the Ghoulish Gourmet
Main Library
VCPL Teen Space
Tuesday, February 19 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Your favorite teen sleuths go on an unforgettable adventure to New England where they investigate the haunting of a historic restaurant.  The gang works hard to make sure no more famous chefs go missing.Refreshments will be served.