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Summer is the perfect time to choose any book that interests you! Join our TD Summer Reading Club and report on your reading each week all summer long to earn the badge of the week and a ballot for our weekly prize draw! Read in French to earn ballots for our end of summer draw! Pick up your complimentary notebook and stickers at the library to continue the fun!

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Week 7: August 16th to August 22nd

Foodie Fun

Do you like to play with your food? Join us for experiments you can eat, math you can munch, and delicious French vocabulary and activities to tickle your taste buds! Featuring a special “Eat the Rainbow” activity with our friends at the York Region Food Network. For grades K-6. Session is hosted live on Zoom.

Wednesday, August 18th at 2:00 pm

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Fun Activities

Try these fun activities in English and French.

Staff Recommendations

Are you reading along with our TD Summer Reading Club? This week's theme is Foodie Fun. Tickle your taste buds with this selection of mouth-watering titles!
Participes-tu au Club de lecture d’été TD ? Le thème cette semaine est « Foodie Fun ». Satisfais le gourmand en toi avec cette sélection de titres délicieux !

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Earn this Badge!

Report your books online here or join us for live book reporting! Reading in French? Make sure to tell us so you receive your special French reading ballot for our end-of summer French Draw.

SRC Reading Report Zoom Room

Your child can practice their communication skills by talking to library staff about the books they are reading. Library staff enjoy hearing about what kids are reading! For your convenience, sessions are hosted on Zoom twice per week.

Mondays at 7:00 pm and Thursdays at 2:00 pm

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Superstar Storytellers Summer Series

Do you like graphic novels? Then you will LOVE this special event featuring the creators of Bunbun & Bonbon (Jess Keating), Mr. Wolf’s Class (Aron Nels Steinke) and Baby-sitters Little Sister (Katy Farina)! Join them as they explain how they tell their stories through speech bubbles and how they draw these beloved characters. Hosted jointly by the public libraries of Durham and York Region. Hosted live on Zoom.

Tuesday, August 17th at 7:00 pm

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Past Activities

Looking for more fun videos and activities? Check out VPL at Home for Preschool, Children or French activities!