Kids Programs


Kids Programs

Last Updated June 23, 2021

Adventure Club ~ Ages 8+

Starting July 7 2021 – August 18 2021
Wednesdays 1:30-3:00 pm meet at the library

Let’s head outdoors and explore our town, rain or shine! Dress for the weather.

Registration will be required, please e-mail Sara at sara@vanderhooflibrary.com to join.


Artistic Angles Photo Club ~ Ages 10+

Starting July 9 2021 – August 20 2021
Fridays 1:30-3:00 pm at the library

A fun club that focuses on composition and creativity using your smartphone camera.

Registration will be required, please e-mail Sara at sara@vanderhooflibrary.com to join.


BC Summer Reading Club

Starting June 28 2021 – August 9 2021

Get ready to Crack the Case this summer with the BC Summer Reading Club and your local library!

Starting on June 28th until August 9th, look out for new weekly activities and contests. Click here to find out more!

Registration will be required, go here to register.


Beyond the Book Summer Challenge ~ Ages 8-12

Starting July 8 2021 – August 19 2021

Click here for details. 

 

 


Cardboard Construction Club ~ Ages 8+

Starting July 7 2021 – August 18 2021
Wednesdays 1:30-3:00 pm at the library

Hot glue, cardboard, and endless imagination. What can you construct?

Every session has limited spots weekly, so be sure to email Sara at sara@vanderhooflibrary.com to reserve your spot.


Sew ‘n’ Chat ~ Ages 10+

Starting July 8 2021 – August 19 2021
Thursdays 1:00-2:00 pm (Location May Vary)

Learn to sew with felt and have fun just chatting.

Registration will be required, please e-mail Sara at sara@vanderhooflibrary.com to join.


Summer Fun @ The Library ~ Ages 4-7

Starting July 6 2021 – August 17 2021
Tuesday Mornings 10:30-11:30 am at the library
Tuesday Afternoons 1:30-2:30 pm at the library

Stories, crafts, and more! Every session has limited spots weekly, so be sure to email Sara at sara@vanderhooflibrary.com to reserve your spot.


Virtual Boys Book Club CLOSED

Ages 8-10 at 3:45 – 5:00 pm 

Dates: February 11, March 11, April 8, & May 6.

This group is currently full but another session will be coming.

 


Virtual Girls Book Club CLOSED

 Ages 8-10 at 3:45 – 5:00 pm 

Dates: February 24, March 24, April 21, & May 19.

This group is currently full but another session will be coming.

 

 


Virtual Tween Girls Book Club CLOSED 

Ages 11-12 at 3:45 – 5:00 pm 

Group A Dates: February 18, March 18, April 15, & May 13. 

Group B Dates: February 25, March 25, April 22, & May 20.

This group is currently full but another session will be coming. 


Preschooler Programs

Last Updated June 23, 2021

Rhymes and Songs ~ 0+ and caregiver

Starting July 8 2021 – August 19 2021
Thursdays 9:45-10:30 am at Ferland Park

For children from 0 and up.  Parents are welcome to stay.

Early steps towards literacy and love of books! Fun for little ones and their caregivers too.

This will be a drop in program and will be weather permitting.

 


Storytime in the Park~ all ages welcome

Starting July 8 2021 – July 19 2021
Thursdays 11:00-11:30 am at Ferland Park

Parents are welcome to stay for Storytime.

Stories and interactive rhymes designed to nurture your child’s love of books.

This will be a drop in program and will be weather permitting. 

 


 


Beyond the Book Summer Challenge

Last Updated June 19, 2021

Get ready to join your friends in a goofy, creative, imaginative, rewarding way to pass the summer. The more challenges you submit, the greater chance of winning, while having a lot of fun along the way!

Beyond the Book Summer Challenge runs from July 5 to noon August 17!  Register now to reserve your spot!

PRIZES TO BE ANNOUNCED

Click here to download a printable version of the challenges for this year.


Registration required in order to participate:

To register, email Sara at  Sara@vanderhooflibrary.com or come in to the Library.  Questions?  call Sara at the Library, 250-567-4060.


How to Submit Entries:

Be sure to tell us the Challenge number to identify which one you are submitting.
You have 3 choices for submitting your entries:

  1. – Follow our Facebook page and send your entries there: Vanderhoof Public Library
  2. – By email to Sara at  Sara@vanderhooflibrary.com. or
  3. – In person at the Library, 230 Stewart Street East, Vanderhoof.

How it Works:

  • The Challenge runs from July 5 to noon August 17.  Please register in person at the Library, or via emailsara@vanderhooflibrary.com
  • Complete challenges and earn entries for the draw.
  • On Friday afternoons one name will be drawn from that week’s entries to win a prize.
  • Each week your challenges will also be entered for the Grand Prizes, to be drawn August 7.

The Rules:

  • You must be between the ages of 8 and 12 (inclusive) during the dates of the Challenge.
  • Every email that is sent must include the challenge number and the person’s name.
  • Each challenge can be completed only once.
  • Prizes must be picked up at the Vanderhoof Public Library.  Prizes not claimed by September 30 will be forfeited.
  • The Challenge begins July 5.
  • All entries must be received by noon August 17.  (The Grand Prizes draw will be made later that day.)