Library At Home for Kids

Summer Fun 2021

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TD Summer Reading Program

Sign up for the 2021 Wheatland TD Summer Reading Club! Log your reading minutes and earn 1 ticket for our grand prize draws for every 30 minutes that you read this summer! 

Summer Fun Challenge

Summer Fun Challenge

Adult, Teens, Kids, and Families can join our Wheatland Summer Fun 2021 challenge to try to complete as many awesome activities as you can. You can do the challenge activities on your own or as a family. 


Pick up Some Fun for Home

Visit a participating library branch this summer to pick up a Take and Make Craft Kit or a NEW STEAM to go kit!

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Take and Make Craft Kits 

Grab your markers and glue and get ready to Create!  Our Take and Make kits are available at participating libraries and come with all the supplies to craft a project or two!

June 14-19 - Game On! 

July 26-Aug 1 - CD Scratch Art

Aug 23-28 - Under the Sea 

Steam to Go Kits

STEAM to Go Kits

Get ready to Snarl, Shoot, and Shine as you build our STEAM to go kits!

June 14-19 - Marble Maze

July 12-17 - Candy Catapult 

Aug 9-13 - Light Up Magic Wand 

 


Storybook Trail

Walk through a story - explore your neighbourhood while reading a book on the Wheatland Storybook Trail.  Check our schedule often as new dates are added!

Please be sure to follow all current public health guidelines in place when walking our Storybook Trail.  If another group is reading the page ahead of you, please wait for them to finish before approaching.


Booklists for Kids

Looking for a good read? Click on a cover to read more about a book and then place a hold to have it delivered to your library!


Reading Online for Kids

From streaming picture books to homework help, we have it all in our eResources. Check out some of our favourite ones for kids!

If you need help with Library2Go or the Libby app, check out our Getting Started Guides.

Hundreds of picture books to enjoy!
Enjoy a picture book and then read a non-fiction book on a similar topic!
A kid friendly view of our Library2Go eBook collection
Always available ebooks and audiobooks.

Homework Help

Need to do some research?  Check out one of these Online Resources, you will need your library card to login.

A to Z Maps - If you need a map or image of a flag you can find thousands of high quality FREE maps and images through A to Z maps.

eLibrary Canada - Starting a research paper? eLibrary groups resources by topic making searching a breeze!

Encyclopedia Britannica OnlineFind out all you need to know about anything in the world with the Encyclopedia Britannica Online. 

Global Road Warrior - Working on social studies?  Find information on 175 countries - from culture and society all the way to local recipes! 

Gale in Context: ElementaryDesigned with grades K-5 in mind, this is the place to easily find what you need for any project. 

Universalis Junior - Pour ceux qui parle français, voilà le ressource pour vous : une encyclopédie toute en français pour les enfants et les adolescents.