Escape the heat and join us at the library for summer movies! We have movies for families (or individuals) and movies for teens. Movies are classified according to their rating and content. Listed below are the scheduled movie titles, dates and times. You can also visit our library’s Calendar of Events webpage for more information. Click movie titles for more information.
We hope you enjoyed your Valentine’s Day this year. Click the link below to view pictures from our Valentine’s Day special event for our youngest library patrons.
Checkout our latest set of pictures from our Halloween party and story time. Chelsea and Emily planned and organized a Halloween themed story time for our youngest patrons and their moms. The children also enjoyed crafts and halloween treats such as cookies, apple cider, and of course, candy!
Join us on Tuesday, August 16th at 2:00 for our final summer movie. We are showing the Disney film Mars Needs Moms. All ages are welcome to attend. Complimentary popcorn for all attendees. See you at the Tuesday Movie!
The library will be hosting a performance-based writing workshop beginning Thursday, July 7th at 1:00. This interactive program will focus on self expression, creative writing, improvisation, and weekly activities. This informal program consists of group discussions, poetry readings, and friendly critiques in the hopes of developing written or vocal narrations. All ages are invited to attend.
Looking for fun, educational, and interactive activities for children this summer? Each year, our library offers a variety of free summer vacation programs for school aged children. This summer’s reading theme “One World, Many Stories” is designed to enhance creativity and educate children about diverse cultures. The summer program schedule begins on Monday, June 6th and concludes on Monday, August 1st. Below is a listing of scheduled dates and program descriptions.
Mondays from 2:00 – 4:00: One World, Many Stories – Children, and parents alike, will enjoy multicultural stories, short films, and creative activities. The programs will focus on a different Country or Region each week.
Tuesdays from 2:00 – till: Tuesday Movie Day – Join us for newly released movies shown in our new “movie theater” which features state-of-the-art equipment such as a high-definition projector, wide projection screen, and surround sound audio system. Children, tweens, individuals and families are welcome to attend.
The Valparaiso Community Library will offer French classes on Wednesday afternoons from 2-4 during the summer for beginners of all ages. Reservations must be made before June 1.
The library also offers the Rosetta Stone language program in Spanish. To reserve the Spanish language computer call the library at 729-5406