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Summer Reading Challenge!

Are you looking for something for your child to read?

Sign up to the Summer Reading Challenge. The Silly Squad created a reading challenge where you can use e-books to keep reading throughout Summer.

 

www.summerreadingchallenge.org.uk/

 

Gateshead Libraries Summer Reading Challenge 2020 kicks off with:

 

“Sweet Science by Big Science UK!”

 

Big Science means silly science!

 

Get hands-on with some fantastic experiments using your favourite sweets .

Watch online on Zoom and join in the fun at home. Prepare to be amazed! This event is free to all Gateshead Libraries junior members aged 5-12. You must provide your Gateshead Libraries junior membership number. To ensure this event is fun and safe we will provide a Zoom link via email on the day.

Adult supervision essential.

To take part in our sweet science experiment you will need:

  • Skittles (Bag Bag)
  • Marshmallows (100g Bag)
  • Icing Sugar
  • Oil
  • Orange
  • Baking powder
  • Plate
  • Bowl (Big)
  • Card (from cereal box or anywhere)
  • Glass/Jar
  • Spoon

 

Visit the Eventbrite page to register for the event here:

 

Gateshead Libraries present Big Science Summer Reading Challenge 2020

Join illustrator Liz Million in creating some weird and whacky characters!

Join one of Gateshead libraries favourite and whackiest illustrators from the north east Liz Million! This interactive draw-along will have you giggling and drawing in your own homes. Help Liz to create some new Silly Squad animal characters. The sillier the better!

This event is online via Zoom. To keep the event safe and fun you will be emailed a code on the day.

This event is free to Gateshead Libraries Junior members aged 5+. All you need to do is supply your Gateshead Libraries Junior membership number. Adult supervision is essential.

Visit the Eventbrite page to register for the event here:

 

Gateshead Libraries present Liz Million Summer Reading Challenge 2020

“We’re having fun with WORDS in the company of the very silly Craig Bradley!

If you love writing poems and stories you will LOVE this event. Craig will be giving lots of writing hints and top tips to help you write your own BRILLIANT poems and stories! The session will be fun, interesting and packed with great info about books, libraries and getting creative!!

This event is FREE to all Gateshead Libraries Junior members. All you need to do is tell us your Gateshead Libraries junior membership number.

The session will be online via Zoom. To keep the event safe and fun you will be emailed a code on the day.

Visit the Eventbrite page to register for the event here:

 

Gateshead Libraries present Craig Bradley Summer Reading Challenge 2020