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!
(Please read the instructions below.)

Teen Summer Challenge 2018 runs from July 10 to August 16 !  Register now to reserve your spot!
The challenges for this year are available here.

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.


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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 Sara at  Sara@vanderhooflibrary.com. or
  4. – In person at the Library, 230 Stewart Street East, Vanderhoof.

How it Works:

  • The Challenge runs from July 10 to mid August 16.  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 August 17.

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 July 10.
  • All entries must be received by 4:00 pm August 16.  (The Grand Prize draw will be made the next day.)