SPL For Kids!

Fall 2019
In the Community Room at the Sechelt Library
All programs are free. Space is limited.To register call 604 885 3260.

1. All Ages Maker Space
Monthly on Saturdays, 2-4pm Sept 21st, Oct 26th, Nov 30th
Drop in
Knitting, crafts, programming, robotics, video games and more. Come and choose an activity to do by yourself or in a group. Children, families and adults welcome. Children under 12 must be supervised by an adult.

2. Drop-In Pirate Day Craft
Thursday September 19, 3:30-4:30pm in the Children’s Area.

Chart yer course to the Children’s Area from 3:30-4:30pm for swashbucklin’ fun drop-in craft. Create yer very own pirate hat!

 3. Family Story Times
Saturdays starting September 23, 10:30-11:15am in the children area
Drop-in
 
4. Hotel Transylvania Movie Night
Friday October 25, 5:30-7pm in the CMR
Registered  
 
5. Spooky Story Time
Saturday October 26, 10:30-11:15am in the children area
Drop-in
Special Halloween Story Time 
 
6. Spooky Story Walk 
Thursday October 31, 2-6pm on the library lawn
Drop-in
**Do you have a ton of Halloween decorations that you have and would like to lend the library part of your collection for the story walk? Please let me know! I would love to be able to have decorations up around the building with the story walk.**

 


Summer Reading Program 2019

July activities and events
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August activities and events
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Spring Break 2019 Programming
Monday March 18 to Saturday March 30, 2019

Monday March 18
Drop In Lego
Use our Lego collection to build and create your own characters, structures and vehicles.

4-10 years, 11am-1pm
Children’s Area – Parental Supervision Required.


Tuesday March 19
Maze Dash
We will work together to build mazes with Keva blocks and then challenge ourselves to code robots to navigate mazes by themselves.

9-12 years, 12:30-2:30pm
Seaside Centre – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Wednesday March 20
Board Game Bonanza
Learn and try the newest and popular games. In partnership with Game Point.

8-12 years, 10am-12pm
Rockwood Dining Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.

Teen Gaming Gala
Try your hand at the newest releases. Learn how to play collaborative games. In partnership with Game Point.

13-18 years, 1-3pm
Rockwood Dining Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Thursday March 21
Big Hero 6 Screening
Can you believe it has been 5 years since this movie was released? Come and enjoy this viewer favourite while relaxing and enjoy some popcorn.

8-12 years, 11am-1pm
Community Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Friday March 22
Build a Better Boat Challenge
Build the best paper boat you can to hold the greatest amount of weight.

4-8 years, 12-1:30pm
Seaside Centre – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.

Mosaic Mural
Use pastels to create a portion of a larger work of art. Completed creation will be displayed in the Library.

9-13 years, 12-1:30pm
Seaside Centre – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Saturday March 23
Mario Kart Tournament
Show your driving skills in a friendly competition. Beginners welcome.

All ages, 1-4pm
Community Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Monday March 25
Drop In Lego
Use our Lego collection to build and create your own characters, structures and vehicles.

4-10 years, 11am-1pm
Children’s Area


Tuesday March 26
Ooey Gooey Magnets
We will make magnetic slime and explore what makes magnets stick.
4-8 years, 12:30-2:30pm
Community Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Thursday March 28
Antman and the Wasp Screening
Sit back, relax and enjoy some popcorn. Enjoy one of Marvel’s best flicks.

13-18 years, 3-5pm
Community Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Friday March 29
Cardboard Creations
Use your imagination to create cardboard costumes, animals and structures. We will split participants into groups based on age.

4-12 years, 11:30am-1:30pm
Community Room – Call 604-885-3260 or come see us at the Library to register.


Summer Reading Club  Watch this space for info on the 2019 Summer Reading Program.


TumbleBooks

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TumbleBooks is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you.

 


International Children’s Digital Library

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The mission of the International Children’s Digital Library Foundation (ICDL Foundation) is to support the world’s children in becoming effective members of the global community – who exhibit tolerance and respect for diverse cultures, languages and ideas — by making the best in children’s literature available online free of charge.