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Village Books Lit Camp 2022: Session II

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Mon, 08/01/2022 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Event address: 
1200 11th St
Bellingham, WA 98225-7015

August 1-5 from 1pm-4pm each day. REGISTRATION OPENS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15

Registrations must be received by 5pm Saturday, July 30. 

Calling all young readers and writers from ages 8-11, this exciting camp is just for you!  Each day of the week (August 1-5) 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 field trip adventures around Bellingham, solving mysteries, and arts and crafts. 

The featured titles are:

Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart
A Whale of the Wild by Roseanne Parry
Borders by Thomas King, Illustrated by Natasha Donovan
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

Village Books Lit Camp is $150 per child. Registration is for the entire week (August 1-2) 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 opens June 15 and forms must be received by 5pm on Saturday, July 30. 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.**

Gregor the Overlander (Scholastic Gold) (The Underland Chronicles #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780439678131
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - June 25th, 2013

The Mysterious Benedict Society Cover Image
By Trenton Lee Stewart, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780316003957
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2008

Borders Cover Image
By Thomas King, Natasha Donovan (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780316593052
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 18th, 2022

A Whale of the Wild Cover Image
By Rosanne Parry, Lindsay Moore (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780062995933
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Greenwillow Books - August 31st, 2021

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The Golden Edition Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780593349663
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - May 4th, 2021