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VB Lit Camp 2019

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Mon, 07/15/2019 - 1:00pm to Fri, 07/19/2019 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015
Cartoon of person made of books

July 15-19, 2019 from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. each day.

Registrations must be received by Saturday, July 13. 

Calling all young readers and writers from ages 8-11, this exciting camp is just for you!  Each day of the week (July 15th - 19th) has a specific beloved book as its focus and all of that day's activities will be inspired by its respective book. There will be short a writing exercise every day, as well as a healthy snack. Other activities will include playing games, solving mysteries, and a craft or two. Camp will be run by VB staffers Sophy and Candee. 

The featured titles are:

Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
Lemons by Melissa Savage
by Colin Meloy 
The Phantom Tollbooth
 by Norton Juster
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Village Books Lit Camp is $150 per child. Registration is for the entire week (July 15th - 19th) and is limited to 10 campers, and is first-come, first-served (no waiting list). Completed forms and a check to Village Books can be mailed to: Village Books, Lit Camp, 1200 11th Street, Bellingham, WA 98225. Registration also accepted at our main counter. No phoned registrations accepted. Registration is now open and forms must be received by Saturday, July 13. Download the registration form (link at bottom of this page), or you can pick up a form at our main counter. Each child will receive a discount on all 5 bundled titles upon registration.

**Purchase of books is NOT required and kids do NOT have to have read the books in advance to participate.**

Howl's Moving Castle (World of Howl #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061478789
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Greenwillow Books - April 22nd, 2008

Lemons Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524700157
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - May 15th, 2018

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Wildwood (Wildwood Chronicles #1) Cover Image
By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780062024701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - September 25th, 2012

The Phantom Tollbooth Cover Image
By Norton Juster, Jules Feiffer (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780394820378
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - October 12th, 1988

The One and Only Ivan Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061992278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - January 6th, 2015


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