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
Wildwood 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.**