December 2017

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Real Live Reindeer

Real Live Reindeer

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Friday, December 1 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Celebrate Miracle on 7th Street with a visit from a real live reindeer. At 10:00 a.m.,  enjoy Arctic Animals with one of Santa's very own elves.  At 4:00 p.m.,  meet and greet with a real reindeer.  Take your picture with this seasonal icon at both events.  Bring in your camera and dress warmly as pictures will be taken outside.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
 
 
 
Real Live Reindeer

Real Live Reindeer

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Friday, December 1 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Celebrate Miracle on 7th Street with a visit from a real live reindeer. At 10:00 a.m.,  enjoy Arctic Animals with one of Santa's very own elves.  At 4:00 p.m.,  meet and greet with a real reindeer.  Take your picture with this seasonal icon at both events.  Bring in your camera and dress warmly as pictures will be taken outside.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
 
 
Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
Friday, December 1 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Shop one of the largest Friends' sales of the year.  Thousands of items will be available, including books with an average price of $1.00, gift items, DVDs, CDs, magazines and more.  The Friday evening sale is open to Friends members only.  To become a Friend, join at the Library or online at www.friendsofthevigolibrary.org/join.  Individual memberships are just $5.00.  The Saturday, Sunday and Monday sales are open to the public.
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
 
 
Author Accolades

Author Accolades

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Saturday, December 2 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Mike Lunsford Field Notes and Other StoriesField Notes and Other Stories is Mike's 6th collection of stories offered by Shade Tree Press.  Indiana Poet Laureate Shari Wagner says of Field Notes, "...akin to poetry; a wise and beautiful book."Meet the author, purchase a copy of his book and have your copy personalized.
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
 
 
Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
Saturday, December 2 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Shop one of the largest Friends' sales of the year.  Thousands of items will be available, including books with an average price of $1.00, gift items, DVDs, CDs, magazines and more.  The Friday evening sale is open to Friends members only.  To become a Friend, join at the Library or online at www.friendsofthevigolibrary.org/join.  Individual memberships are just $5.00.  The Saturday, Sunday and Monday sales are open to the public.
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose

Mother Goose on the Loose

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, December 2 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, December 2 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Test drive the HTC Vive virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment! Play a game or visit a faraway destination. No experience or registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
West Terre Haute Community Santa Stop

West Terre Haute Community Santa Stop

West Branch
Saturday, December 2 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
All ages: Join Westside Hometown Holidays and West Branch at Excalibur Catering for family crafts and activities.  For a timeline of events, including a tree lighting ceremony, visit the Westside Hometown Holidays on Facebook.
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
Sunday, December 3 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Shop one of the largest Friends' sales of the year.  Thousands of items will be available, including books with an average price of $1.00, gift items, DVDs, CDs, magazines and more.  The Friday evening sale is open to Friends members only.  To become a Friend, join at the Library or online at www.friendsofthevigolibrary.org/join.  Individual memberships are just $5.00.  The Saturday, Sunday and Monday sales are open to the public.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
 
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Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Friends of the Library Annual Holiday Book Sale

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
Monday, December 4 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Shop one of the largest Friends' sales of the year.  Thousands of items will be available, including books with an average price of $1.00, gift items, DVDs, CDs, magazines and more.  The Friday evening sale is open to Friends members only.  To become a Friend, join at the Library or online at www.friendsofthevigolibrary.org/join.  Individual memberships are just $5.00.  The Saturday, Sunday and Monday sales are open to the public.
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
 
 
Hour of Code: Kodable

Hour of Code: Kodable

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 4 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 0-5: Little ones can explore the building blocks of code and help the Fuzzballs follow the correct path.Hour of Code is held each year during Computer Science Education Week.  For more information visit www.hourofcode.com
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Hour of Code: Swift Playgrounds by Apple

Hour of Code: Swift Playgrounds by Apple

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 4 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Learn basic coding by helping Byte travel to collect gems.  This program uses Apple's Swift Playgrounds app.Hour of Code is held each year during Computer Science Education Week.  For more information visit www.hourofcode.com
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Take a Ride on the Holiday Train

Take a Ride on the Holiday Train

Community Locations
Deming Park
Monday, December 4 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
All ages: Kick-off First Financial Bank's Christmas in the Park with a ride on the holiday train.  Enjoy free hot chocolate and the displays throughout Deming Park, including the Library's Tale as Old as Time.  Be sure to bundle up for a chilly night.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Community Locations
Deming Park
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, December 5 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Test drive the HTC Vive virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment! Play a game or visit a faraway destination. No experience or registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Hour of Code: Box Island

Hour of Code: Box Island

Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, December 5 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Help the inhabitant of Box Island travel around and collect stars.  Learn coding with drag and drop blocks.Hour of Code is held each year during Computer Science Education Week.  For more information visit www.hourofcode.com
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Hour of Code: Swift Playgrounds

Hour of Code: Swift Playgrounds

Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, December 5 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Learn basic coding language by helping Byte move through worlds and collect gems.  This program uses Apple's Swift Playgrounds app.  Hour of Code is held each year during Computer Science Education Week.  For more information visit www.hourofcode.com
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, December 6 10:00 am to 11:15 am
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.
10:00 am to 11:15 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Hour of Code: Dragon Spells

Hour of Code: Dragon Spells

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Wednesday, December 6 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Use code to guide your chosen dragon through an enchanted forest and collect treasure!Hour of Code takes place each year during Computer Science Education Week.  Learn more at www.hourofcode.com.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
Watch This! The Hitman's Bodyguard

Watch This! The Hitman's Bodyguard

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, December 6 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
The world's top protection agent gets a new client, a hit man, who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time. Refreshments will be served.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, December 7 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Mother Goose on the Loose Ages 0-5 Thursday Morning

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, December 7 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments.  You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Positive Link HIV Testing

Positive Link HIV Testing

Main Library
Meeting Room A
Thursday, December 7 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Positive Link provides comprehensive prevention and free testing to those impacted by HIV in south central Indiana. Test is done with a simple mouth swab and results are delivered in only fifteen minutes.
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room A
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, December 7 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, December 7 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

Main Library
VCPL Lobby
Thursday, December 7 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Looking to buy a tablet as a gift?  Browse a variety of tablets, learn their abilities and weigh the pros and cons for yourself.  Or get questions about your own device answered and learn more about ebooks, streaming video and online classes available from the Library.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
VCPL Lobby
 
 
 
Make and Take Holiday Gifts

Make and Take Holiday Gifts

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Thursday, December 7 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Ages 3-13: Charm School Creative Studio will help kids create holiday gifts that they can share with their loved ones. Children will have the opportunity to decorate tea towels, mugs, and spoons; make one or make them all for a holiday kitchen gift set. Registration required.
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
Staff Institute Closing
(All day)
 
 
 
Make and Take Holiday Decorations

Make and Take Holiday Decorations

Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
Saturday, December 9 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Ages 0-5: Visit stations to make holiday decorations.  You can visit one station or all of them and leave ready to make your home festive.
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Youth Services Program Room
 
 
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Create a Photo Card

Create a Photo Card

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 11 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Practice using the selection and healing tools and more while learning to create a photo card using Adobe Photoshop Elements. Attendees are welcome to bring their own family photos on a flash drive.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 11 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 11 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 11 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 11 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Traveling Tech Station

Traveling Tech Station

West Branch
Tuesday, December 12 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Looking to buy a tablet as a gift?  Browse a variety of tablets, learn their abilities and weigh the pros and cons for yourself.  Or get questions about your own device answered and learn more about ebooks, streaming video and online classes available from the Library.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
West Branch
 
 
Craft & Chat

Craft & Chat

Main Library
Meeting Room D
Tuesday, December 12 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Make your own pine cone table centerpiece for your table with scented and decorated pine cones plus a decorative tray to hold them.
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Room D
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Tuesday, December 12 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Test drive the HTC Vive virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment! Play a game or visit a faraway destination. No experience or registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, December 13 10:00 am to 11:15 am
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.
10:00 am to 11:15 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, December 13 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Test drive the HTC Vive virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment! Play a game or visit a faraway destination. No experience or registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
VCPL Book Club

VCPL Book Club

Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Wednesday, December 13 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Many are familiar with Charles Dickens' inspiring tale about stingy, mean-spirited Ebenezer Scrooge from movies, television and cartoons, but most have never read A Christmas Carol.  The book brings the tale of Scrooge's ghostly visits and moral lessons to life in a way that other mediums do not convey.  Join the Afternoon Book Club in reading this classic tale to find the true meaning behind it.   Afternoon Book Club is a librarian-led book club held on the second Wednesday of the month.
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
 
 
iPad Basics

iPad Basics

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, December 13 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Want to learn more about the basics of using your iPad or how to download free ebooks from the library? Bring your Apple ID and password to learn Settings, Safari and the App Store.  You will also learn Overdrive, the library's ebook checkout app.  Limited iPads are also available for those who want to learn about an iPad, but have not yet purchased one.
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Create a Photo Card

Create a Photo Card

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, December 14 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Practice using the selection and healing tools and more while learning to create a photo card using Adobe Photoshop Elements. Attendees are welcome to bring their own family photos on a flash drive.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Family Fun Night at the Honey Creek Mall

Family Fun Night at the Honey Creek Mall

Community Locations
Honey Creek Mall
Thursday, December 14 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
The library's Tech Team will be onsite demonstrating our 3D printers and other new gadgets. While you're observing, you can also sign up for a library card.
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Community Locations
Honey Creek Mall
 
 
Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
Thursday, December 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 Hillary Rains at hrains@vigo.lib.in.us or call her at (812) 232-1113 x 2275.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Main Library
Collaborative Space 6
 
 
 
3D Print a Snowflake

3D Print a Snowflake

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, December 16 10:00 am to 10:30 am
Use a 3D printer to make a customizable snowflake ornament. Attendees will design a unique snowflake and then 3D print it to take home. Due to a software change by Dremel, we are not able to add photos or words.
10:00 am to 10:30 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
3D Print a Snowflake

3D Print a Snowflake

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, December 16 10:45 am to 11:15 am
Use a 3D printer to make a customizable snowflake ornament. Attendees will design a unique snowflake and then 3D print it to take home. Due to a software change by Dremel, we are not able to add photos or words.
10:45 am to 11:15 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
3D Print a Snowflake

3D Print a Snowflake

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, December 16 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Use a 3D printer to make a customizable snowflake ornament. Attendees will design a unique snowflake and then 3D print it to take home. Due to a software change by Dremel, we are not able to add photos or words.
11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
 
Community Gaming Initiative

Community Gaming Initiative

Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
Saturday, December 16 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
All ages: Calling all gamers.  Interested in tabletop, role playing or card gaming?  Explore new games, play old favorites and challenge new people.
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Lifelong Learning Center
 
 
3D Print a Snowflake

3D Print a Snowflake

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, December 16 12:15 pm to 12:45 pm
Use a 3D printer to make a customizable snowflake ornament. Attendees will design a unique snowflake and then 3D print it to take home. Due to a software change by Dremel, we are not able to add photos or words.
12:15 pm to 12:45 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
3D Print a Snowflake

3D Print a Snowflake

Main Library
Haute Create
Saturday, December 16 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Use a 3D printer to make a customizable snowflake ornament. Attendees will design a unique snowflake and then 3D print it to take home. Due to a software change by Dremel, we are not able to add photos or words.
1:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
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Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Monday, December 18 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Test drive the HTC Vive virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment! Play a game or visit a faraway destination. No experience or registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Vigo County Public Library Board Meeting
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms B & C
 
 
 
 
Polar Express

Polar Express

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
Tuesday, December 19 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Ages 0-12: Drop in to make crafts, enjoy snacks and watch a festive movie during Winter Break.  Crafts will be available from 12:00pm-1:00pm.  At 1:00pm, embark on a magical journey aboard The Polar Express.  Travel to the North Pole with a young boy who learns about friendship, bravery and the holiday spirit on his adventure.  Festive refreshments will be served.
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B, C & D
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, December 20 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, December 20 10:00 am to 11:15 am
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.
10:00 am to 11:15 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, December 20 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Watch this! West - Rise of the Guardians

Watch this! West - Rise of the Guardians

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
Wednesday, December 20 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Generation after generation, immortal Guardians like Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, and the Tooth Fairy protect the world's children from darkness and despair. However, an evil boogeyman named Pitch Black schemes to overthrow the Guardians by obliterating children's belief in them. It falls to a winter sprite named Jack Frost to thwart Pitch's plans and save the Guardians from destruction.Rated PG for thematic elements and some mildly scary action. Refreshments will be served.
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Rooms A & B
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, December 20 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing

Main Library
Haute Create
Wednesday, December 20 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Explore the latest printing technology. Learn how to use the 3D printer at Main - Haute Create - including: * Preparing a 3D design file for print * Using the equipment properly and safely Note: Customers must complete this 3D printer certification before they can use the 3D printer independently.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
Printing with Pancakes

Printing with Pancakes

Main Library
Haute Create
Thursday, December 21 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Design and eat your own pancake using 3D technology. The PancakeBot is the world's first food printer capable of printing pancakes by automatically dispensing batter directly onto a griddle.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
West Gamers' Alliance

West Gamers' Alliance

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
Thursday, December 21 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Join the West Gamers' Alliance to play video games - competitive and cooperative, old and new - and enjoy snacks while hanging out with friends. 
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
 
 
Watch This! Dunkirk

Watch This! Dunkirk

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Thursday, December 21 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
A World War II thriller about the evacuation of Dunkirk, France, in which 400,000 Allied troops were rescued following a catastrophic defeat. Refreshments will be served.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
Experience Virtual Reality

Experience Virtual Reality

Main Library
Haute Create
Friday, December 22 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Test drive the HTC Vive virtual reality headset by immersing yourself in a 3D environment! Play a game or visit a faraway destination. No experience or registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Main Library
Haute Create
 
 
 
Holiday Closing
(All day)
 
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Holiday Closing
(All day)
 
 
Mother Goose on the Loose at West Ages 0-5

Mother Goose on the Loose at West Ages 0-5

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
Tuesday, December 26 11:00 am to 11:30 am
Ages 0-5: Join Mother Goose for an interactive storytime with books, songs, rhymes and musical instruments. You and your child will play together and develop early literacy skills.
11:00 am to 11:30 am
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room B
 
 
 
Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Family Place Parent/Child Workshop

Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
Wednesday, December 27 10:00 am to 11:15 am
It's play time at the Vigo County Public Library! Join us for a 75 minute play-based program that gives parents and caregivers the opportunity to spend time with their infants and toddlers in a group setting. Librarians and community resource professionals will be available for questions and consultations during the program.
10:00 am to 11:15 am
Main Library
Meeting Rooms A, B & C
 
 
 
West Gamers' Alliance

West Gamers' Alliance

West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
Thursday, December 28 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Join the West Gamers' Alliance to play video games - competitive and cooperative, old and new - and enjoy snacks while hanging out with friends. 
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
West Branch
West Branch Meeting Room A
 
 
 
 
Holiday Closing
(All day)