Check out the awesome free programs with Vaughan Public Libraries (VPL) this summer! Fun for the whole family!
And a chance to win a STEAM Birthday Party Package!
From July 2 - August 22 children can join exciting nature-based activities including the ROM dinosaurs Edukit, underwater discoveries, virtual camping, STEAM activities and much more!
Children will learn to be nature detectives and design special notebooks to record what they see in the natural world. Prepared backpacks will be lent to children to explore the wonders and secrets in their own backyard.
With Robin Hood and the Dragon kids will meet a funny, friendly puppet pal, and will even have the opportunity to make their own puppet friends! And how does star gazing in the planetarium sound? "Campers" will get a near-real outdoor experience with campfire songs, hiking through the woods, and so much more. The only thing missing will be the mosquito bites!
Now let’s talk about STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math themed birthday party packages that will lead imaginations wild!
Children who register for the summer reading club and join the reading challenge will be entered into a draw to receive a free STEAM Party Package! Choices include exploration stations with marbles, robots and rockets (to name a few!), building LEGO balloon cars, making stuffies for cuddles, creating their own action movies and much more. Have you child make special note of any French books they read and they’ll be added to an additional draw for a French Outdoor Backpack. Draws will take place on August 27, 2019.
For a taste of the fun, stop by the Woodbridge Village Farmer's Market July 13th from 9 AM to 1 PM for a pop-up of the Summer Reading Club, complete with children’s activities and storytime.
VPL is on social media! Stay updated on all events this summer.
For more information, visit the Vaughan Public Library website
VAUGHAN PUBLIC LIBRARIES "Home to one of the 15 coolest libraries in Canada according to Chatelaine magazine, Vaughan Public Libraries (VPL) offers ten welcoming destinations that educate, excite and empower the community. With over three million visitors annually, VPL is one of the City of Vaughan’s top leisure and information destinations with a collection of over 500,000 resources, an assortment of technology and thousands of programs and events. You can enjoy our incredible array of content everywhere – in the library, at home and on a variety of devices."
Excerpt from VPL website