Children Programs

BC Summer Reading Club

Starting July 4th to August 15th

Get ready to read this summer with the BC Summer Reading Club and your local library! This year’s BC Summer Reading Club community and connection-based theme is called All Together Now! It features artwork by Vancouver-based illustrator and artist Elaine Chen.

Starting on July 4th to August 15th, look out for new weekly activities for all ages. Come into the library for a reading tracker booklet. Start reading and and keeping track. Check bcsrc.ca every week for new activities (categorized by age range).

What can I read?
You can read books, graphic novels, comics, magazines, and listen to storytellers or audiobooks. Download the free Libby app to borrow eBooks, eAudiobooks, and even electronic picture books.

Registration will be required, go here to register.


Cardboard Construction Club

Ages 8+ Wednesdays at 1:30-3:00 PM

Registration required. 

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

For more information please e-mail sara@vanderhooflibrary.com 


Crafty Creations Club

Ages 8+ Wednesdays at 10:30-12:00 PM
Registration required. 

Try out a new crafting technique every week.

For more information please e-mail sara@vanderhooflibrary.com 


Evil Genius Science Club

Ages 8+ Fridays at 10:30-12:00 PM.
Registration required.

Calling all scientists! Let’s hypothesize, theorize, and experiment.

For more information please e-mail sara@vanderhooflibrary.com 


Game and Hang at the Library

All Ages. Saturdays at 12:00-2:00 PM

This is a drop in program for all ages. 

Movies, Minecraft, Mario Kart Wii. Lots of fun happening every week.

For more information please e-mail sara@vanderhooflibrary.com 


Outdoor Adventure Club

Ages 8+ Thursdays at 12:30-2:00 PM

Registration required. 

Rain or shine! Let’s explore our community. Games, hikes, and more.

For more information please e-mail sara@vanderhooflibrary.com 


Summer Fun @ The Library

Ages 4-7. Tuesdays at 10:30-11:30 AM & 1:30-2:30 PM 

There are two sessions throughout the day, a morning and afternoon. Please note registration is required.

Come and enjoy stories, games, crafts, and more.

For more information please e-mail sara@vanderhooflibrary.com