Summer Reading Club 2017 – Walk on the Wild Side

Updated 2017/06/16

Walk on the Wild Side

Tuesdays – Walk on the Wild Side
Grades K-3

July 4, 10:30-12:00
Summer Reading Club Launch Event-Tales of Nature
Come join in the fun as we “Walk on the Wild Side” at the Sechelt Library! Crafts, games and excellent adventures await!  Register and receive a reading log to record your achievements over the summer.

July 11, 10:30-12:00
Squishy Circuits-Wild Animals
Join us for hands-on exploration of circuit building. We will learn basic principles of electricity and circuitry and how to use both the conductive and insulative doughs to direct the flow of electricity.

July 18, 10:30-12:00
Explora the Flora!
Come on in and transform yourself into an expert on all things green! Grow your knowledge while having fun.

July 25, 10:30-12:00
Go Fish!
Take a dive into our local waters through activities based off the mysterious creatures swimming through our seas.

August 1, 10:30-12:00
Explore Canada’s Wild
Trek your way through Canada as we explore our beloved wild animals and the places they live.

August 8, 10:30-12:00
Spot Nature’s Magic
Investigate nature’s mysteries through puzzle activities! We will spend our time learning about the natural wonders hiding around us.

August 15, 10:30-12:00
Walk on the Wild Side Wrap Up-Where the Wild Things Are
Don’t you wish you could party with your favorite book characters? We have crafts and games all inspired by the characters from the book! Have fun and celebrate the characters you know and love at the Summer Reading Club Wrap up! Prizes and Medals awarded!


Wild Wednesdays!!
All Ages welcome, children 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult

July 19, 12:00-2:00
Meet us at the Sunshine Coast Botanical Gardens as we explora the flora and creatures that inhabit the gardens. Pack a picnic lunch. Rain or shine!

July 26, 10:30-12:30
Meet us at the Library, and together we will explore our way down to Snickett Park Beach and learn more about our wild waters. Pack a picnic lunch.  Rain or shine!

August 2, 12:00-2:00
Join us at the Seaside Center as the Gibson’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre visits and shares their wonderful program and stories on rescuing local wildlife.

August 9, time TBA
Meet us at the Sechelt Marsh, where we will go on an interpretive walk with the Sunshine Coast Conservation Association. Pack a picnic lunch. Rain or shine!


Tech Thursdays
Grades 4-7

July 13, 10:30-12:00
Tech Thursday- Think you have what it takes to build the best cardboard car? If yes, then join us as we create and race our new vehicles!

July 27, 10:30-12:00
Tech Thursday- We are creating a city where animals and human co-exist, out of recycled cardboard!

August 3, 10:30-12:00
Tech Thursday- Today we will be going on a geocaching adventure! Bring your own device and take pictures of the Sunshine Coast’s natural wonders.

August 17, 10:30-12:00
Tech Thursday- Last session of the summer! Use your own photo and our button maker and create a personalized pin!