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Flavor Bytes: Homemade Soft Pretzels

Digital Programs
Premieres Wednesday, September 30 6:00 pm
Ages 12 & Up: Enjoy one of your favorite fair foods at home with this simple recipe for soft pretzels! Register to receive a kit of non-perishable, non-staple ingredients. This program is available to all. Kits will be available for curbside pick-up or home delivery one week prior to the program while supplies last. Contact 812.235.2121 for more information.

Grow Through What You Go Through

Planted Herbs with a Garden Trowel
Digital Programs
Premieres Thursday, October 1 5:00 pm
Ages 12 & Up: Purdue Extension Vigo County and Mental Health America of West Central Indiana tackle the subject of mental health and mindfulness during the current climate in this virtual program. At this event, learn how gardening reduces stress and receive tips for growing a successful herb garden. Register to receive an herb garden kit. Kits will be available for curbside pick-up or home delivery while supplies last. Contact 812.232.1113 for more information.

Books & Brews: "Flight Behavior"

Cover: Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Digital Programs
Premieres Monday, October 5 6:30 pm
Ages 21 & Up: Grab your favorite beverage and join a virtual discussion of Flight Behavior, a suspenseful novel by Barbara Kingsolver that addresses modern-day issues of pollution and climate change. This book examines the economic, political, scientific, and religious tensions surrounding these issues as a woman in rural Tennessee goes through unexplainable experiences. Register to receive the Zoom link.

Beyond the Classroom: Ecosystem in a Jar

Terrarium in a Jar
Digital Programs
Premieres Tuesday, October 6 1:00 pm
Ages 12-19: Make your own self-sustaining ecosystem in a sealed terrarium and watch nature take its course! Explore environmental systems, like the water cycle, that allow your terrarium to thrive while you fill it with soil and plants from your own backyard. This program is available to all. Register to receive a sealed terrarium kit. Kits will be available for curbside pick-up or home delivery while supplies last. Contact 812.232.1115 for more information.

Plan Your Independence with WICAA Services

Small Wooden House in Tiny Shopping Cart
Main Library
Premieres Wednesday, October 7 10:00 am
Develop a plan to pay your bills and find affordable housing, child care, and health care with a Family Development Specialist in a virtual meeting. No appointment is necessary for this free service. All individuals and families are welcome. Learn more about WICAA at
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