Summer Reading Club 2013


The clock is quickly ticking down to the end of school and the launch of Summer Reading Club 2013. Are you ready?!

Here’s what you need to know:

  • The programs are for school aged children (ages 5 and up)
  • All programs are FREE
  • Registration opens on Tuesday, June 25 (and continues throughout the summer)
  • Registration is required for ALL programs (not all programs have limits, though)
  • You can register 1 of 3 ways:  1. online form (link will be accessible by 2:00PM on June 25)  2. in person at the library  3. by email at (age, name and contact info for child.
  • After registering, you or your child needs to come pick up their reading booklet at the Salmon Arm library

So take a look and think about what events you would like to attend. Students in Salmon Arm schools will receive a handout in June with this schedule. Our theme is Up, Up, and Away!

Here’s what’s on the docket this year:

Tuesday, July 2 at 11:00AM– SRC launch party with Norden the Magician

Thursday, July 4 at 1:00PM– Prepare for Take Off!: Balloon, helicopter and paper airplane races. (Limit 50)

Tuesday, July 9 at 11:00AM– Christmas in July with local author Gordon Allen. (Limit 40)

Thursday, July 11 at 1:00PM– This is My Quest!: Games and activities for future explorers. (Limit 50)

Tuesday, July 16 at 11:00AM– Super Origami: Come fold some paper and see what incredible creations you make. (Limit 30)

Wednesday, July 17 at 11:00AM– Superhero Comic: Come learn how to draw your own superheroes. (Limit 40)

Tuesday, July 23 at 11:00AM– Okanagan Science Center Session #1: Insect Mania. (Limit 20)

Tuesday, July 23 at 12:30PM– Okanagan Science Center Session #2: Insect Mania. (Limit 20)

Thursday, July 25 at 1:00PM– Build-a-Bug Craft: Come make your very own creepy or cute flying bug. (Limit 25)

Tuesday, July 30 at 11:00AM– Treble Music Jam: Calling all future rock stars to come raise the roof at the library! (This is a hands on Rock ‘n’ Roll jam session) (Limit 50)

Thursday, August 1 at 1:00PM– Lego Party: Create something spectacularly spacey with your own Lego at home. Bring it to the library from 1:00-2:00PM and you could win a prize. (No Limit)

Tuesday, August 6 at 11:00AM– Jedi Training Academy: Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character. (Limit 40)

Thursday, August 8 at 1:00PM– Worlds Above & Beyond: come create mystical creatures. (Limit 50)

Tuesday, August 13 at 11:00AM– Reading the Sky: Sky mythology, star gazing, and the weather. (No Limit)

Thursday, August 15 at 1:00PM– SRC Celebration with magician Leif David of Ali K. Zam Productions! (No Limit)

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