Registration begins June 20 and I recommend you register that day because last year our spots filled up very quickly! Each program has separate registration. So take a look and think about what events you plan to attend. Students in Vernon schools should be receiving a handout in June with this schedule. Our theme is Up, Up, and Away!
For Ages 6-8 we have the following events (parents must remain in library):
Angry Birds June 28 Launch into summer with some carnival style games inspired by the Angry Birds video games. Bowl, ring toss and take aim. Make killer bookmarks and maybe borrow a book to use them in.
Magic Show Wednesday July 3, 1pm-2pm Be amazed by magician Mike Norden.
BC Wildlife Presents: Birds! Friday July 5, 1pm-2pm
Live animals from the Kamloops zoo will be in the library
Float Away Wednesday July 10 or Friday July 12, 1pm-2pm
Enjoy balloon stories and make a craft.
My Little Sister Ate One Hare Wednesday July 17 or Friday July 19, 1pm-2pm
A glow in the dark black light show followed by a bird craft.
Trivia Challenge Wednesday July 24 or Friday July 26, 1pm-1:30pm
Compete in teams showing off your knowledge of birds, planes, superheroes and all things that fly. The winning team will duke it out to win a trivia game to take home.
Peter Pan Wednesday July 31 or Friday August 2, 1 pm-2pm
Shadow puppet show
For ages 8-12 Kids don’t need a parent present during but will not be monitored after the program so please arrange punctual transportation.
Angry Birds Launch Party
Friday June 28, 1pm-2pm
Launch into summer with some carnival style games
inspired by the Angry Birds video games and books.
Bowl, ring toss and take aim.
Make killer bookmarks and maybe
borrow a book to use them in.
Tuesday July 2 or Thursday July 4, 1pm-2pm
Listen to tall tales about pilots and make an airplane craft.
Wednesday July 3, 1 pm-2pm
Be amazed by magician Mike Norden.
Movie: Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief
Wednesday July 3, 3pm
Watch a movie based on the popular book series by Rick Riordan.
BC Wildlife Presents: Birds!
Friday July 5, 1pm-2pm
Live animals from the Kamloops zoo will be in the library.
Tuesday July 9 or Thursday July 11, 1pm-2pm
Make a hot air balloon craft after hearing a story about one.
Movie: Spiderwick Chronicles
Wednesday July 10, 3pm
See the movie based on the popular book series.
My Little Sister Ate One Hare & Bead Solar System
Tuesday July 16 or Thursday July 18, 1pm-2pm
A glow in the dark blacklight show followed by a story and craft.
Wednesday July 17, 3pm
See the movie based on the comics.
Tuesday July 23 or Thursday July 25, 1pm-1:30pm
Compete in teams showing off your knowledge of birds,
planes, superheroes, and all things that fly.
The winning team will duke it out to win
a trivia game to take home.
Movie: A Series of Unfortunate Events
Wednesday July 24, 3pm
See the movie based on the
Lemony Snicket book series.
Magnets and Birds
Tuesday July 30 or Thursday August 1, 1pm-2pm
See a magnet show (like a puppet show) and make a bird craft.
Movie: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Wednesday July 31, 3pm
The book that made us laugh out loud is a movie now.
Read, watch, and compare.
Passport to Reading
Tuesday August 6 or Thursday August 8, 1pm-2pm
Books can take you on adventures. Explore Russia with us
Wednesday August 7, 3pm
The lovable cat we met in books and newspapers will be on our
Tuesday August 13 or Thursday August 15, 1pm-2pm
We’ll make a story as a group and then everyone will be given a
puppet to bring to life in their own story for the group
Movie: Watership Down
Wednesday August 14, 3pm
A classic novel presented as an animated film.
Warning: it’s about bunnies but it’s kinda scary.
Tuesday August 20 1pm-1:30pm
Win some books by spotting the most words.
Movie: Harry Potter
Wednesday August 21, 3pm
The wizard won us with his books. Now let the film cast it’s spell.
Thursday August 22, 1pm-2pm
Show off your vocabulary that’s grown with all the reading this
summer. Win books by winning the word game.
Goodbye Summer Bash
Friday August 23, 1pm-2pm
A story, some games, and some time to chat and snack.
Kids who have completed their reading records
will receive a medal.
Costume contest, dress up like a character from a book.
Ages 5 and under
Storytime Mondays and Saturdays at 10:30. Parents please stay and participate.