SATURDAY, March 4 | 10:30-4:00PM, Brighouse Branch
Learn about science and the engineering and geoscience professions through fun, interactive activities at this annual event! Participate in or watch the exciting Popsicle Stick Bridge Building and busting contest.
Join the popsicle stick Bridge Competition!
Download a registration form from: https://www.apeg.bc.ca/Events/Events/2017/RD1MAR17
Send an electronic copy of your completed forms to: email@example.com
Bring a hard copy to the Richmond Public Library (Brighouse Branch) to pick up supplies. You may register as an individual or a team. Prizes will be awarded for the strongest and best constructed bridges.
Schedule of Events
10:30 am—Registration Begins for Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition
11:00 am—Science World Demonstration
1:00 pm—Bridge Busting for ages Grade 10 and under
1:30 pm—Bridge Busting for Grades 11 and 12
2:00 pm—Bridge Busting for Post Secondary students and above
Organized and sponsored by the Richmond-Delta APEGBC branch.
Gung Hay Fat Choy! 2017 is the Year of the Rooster and we hope this year brings everyone luck. Good at riddles? Then visit the Brighouse Branch of the library to participate in our annual Chinese New Year Riddle Contest!
Can you speak French fluently or are you in French Immersion? Come and volunteer for Le Club Francais at the Brighouse branch.
Le Club Francais is a 1-on-1 French reading program where you help practice reading with children in French Immersion (Gr. 1-3). Volunteers will help their little buddy practice reading in French for 45 minutes each week. Reading and communication skills at a secondary French level required.
The Winter session runs for 7 weeks on Tuesdays from January 24 to March 7 @ 4-5pm. Volunteers must attend all 7 sessions.
Please email Genevieve if you are interested.
Meet other teens who love to read and share your thoughts about the books we read each month. The book for the month of February is: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake. Register and pick up your book today.
Register online: Teen Book Club Registration or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Tuesday of every month starting February 28, 2017 4 – 5PM, Brighouse Branch
Congratulations to this week’s prize draw winners: Nadia, Avery, Akarty and Jason. Each has won a prize pack containing coupons and gift certificates to local businesses, as well as a book. Winners will be contacted via email with more details about how to pick up their prize.
Keep those reviews coming for your chance to win! Just a reminder to make sure you give credit in your summary/description if you’re pulling from the book jacket/other review sources.
Congratulations to this week’s prize draw winners – Julipears, Almira, Maggie and Hellal. Each has won a prize pack containing coupons and gift certificates to local businesses, as well as a book. Winners will be contacted via email with more details about how to pick up their prize.
Didn’t win this week? Remember to keep posting reviews for your chance to win! The more you post, the better your chances of winning.
Also, Don’t forget about our Selfie Scavenger Hunt contest – From now until July 22nd, complete the selfie scavenger hunt for a chance to win great prizes. Details on the Contests page.
Richmond Public Library is excited to launch our Summer Escapes! blog – Your place to connect with other teens and talk about books. Open to Richmond, BC teens in grade 8-12, all you need to do to join is email us at email@example.com with your name, age and gmail address. We’ll then send out an invitation to the blog, and you can start reviewing and talking about books. The more your review, the better your chances of winning.
Each week, starting in mid-July, and running till the end of August, we’ll be drawing names for prizes based on book reviews. That’s not all, though – Not only are we giving away prizes each week for book reviews, we’re also holding several great contests, including a selfie scavenger hunt, a bookface photo contest, and a stop-motion animation contest.
A big thank you to all of our donors who gifted prizes and gift certificates to our program this year!