Teen Summer Challenge: What is it?

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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!  (instructions below)

Be sure to come back  for Teen Summer Challenge 2018!

Click here for the 2017 Challenges.


Registration required in order to participate:

To register, email jennifer@vanderhooflibrary.com  Questions?  call Jennifer at the Library, 250-567-4060.


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How to Submit Entries:

Be sure to tell us the Challenge number to identify which one you are submitting.
You have 4 choices for submitting your entries:

  1. through our website via the online entry form
  2. join and post your entries on our Facebook group – VPL Teen Summer Challenge
  3. by email to Jenn at jennifer@vanderhooflibrary.com or
  4. in person at the Library, 230 Stewart Street East, Vanderhoof.

How it Works:

  • The Challenge runs from mid July to mid August.  Please register in person at the Library, or via email.
  • Complete challenges and earn points—every 5 points equals one entry.
  • On Friday afternoons one name will be drawn from that week’s entries to win a $10 gift certificate for local eateries.
  • Each week your challenges will also be entered for the Grand Prize, to be drawn in mid-August.

The Rules:

  • You must be between the ages of 13 and 18 (inclusive) during the dates of the Challenge.
  • 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 at the beginning of July.
  • All entries must be received by the declared date in mid-August.  (The Grand Prize draw will be made the next day.)