Get Excited!

Library initiatives are projects that align with our strategic areas of focus. They are passion projects that our staff have dedicated themselves to crafting in order to advance priorities and affect change. We invite you to explore what we are working on and connect with us on projects that spark your interest.  

Our Summer 2019
Our Summer: Reading is for Everyone begins May 25.
Collections and Inventory
A collections project will begin on Monday, May 13 at EVPL Red Bank.
1OOO Books
Get your child prepared for kindergarten by participating in 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.
Food for Friends
Help feed the less fortunate in our community by donating to Food for Friends this December.
EVPL Eliminates Fines
Beginning September 1, 2018, the Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library will no longer charge or collect fines on overdue materials.
SPEAK 2019
SPEAK encourages our community to speak up and speak together.
New Brand
We found that we, like you, love public libraries and what they stand for, and we discovered that we…
A Year of Hip Hop
A Year of Hip Hop (AYoHH) is an inquiry project designed to explore how educational opportunities could be improved…