Information about enrolment and challenge sheets so you can take part in our Great Summer Challenge over the summer holidays.
23/12/2016 2:04 p.m.
The Great Summer Challenge school holiday programme
- Reading and Challenges for all ages
- You decide how much, what and when you’d like to read
- Complete Challenges and be in to win! (scroll down to find all the Challenges).
How to get started
Register by completing the Challenge 1 Reading form with a Whangarei Libraries librarian or your teacher (check if your school is participating in the programme).
Please note: If you register at school, please visit Whangarei Central Library to confirm your registration.
or download and print the registration form - Challenge 1 Reading - at home and take to any branch of Whangarei Libraries:
Challenge 1 Reading [45kb]
- Whangarei Central Library: Monday to Friday between 10 am and 5 pm
- Kamo, Onerahi & Tikipunga Libraries: Monday to Friday during opening hours
Please note: You may be asked to wait a while at the branch libraries if the librarians are busy
- The Mobile Library: When it’s in your area
What you do
Sending Challenges to the Library
Make sure your completed Challenge sheets and other items all have your name on them.
Tuesday 10 January 2017 Registration closes.
Wednesday 18 January 2017 Last day to return completed Reading Log, Book Reviews, Challenge Sheets and any Challenge Items to the library so that your prizes will be ready for the Grande Finale.
Tuesday 24 January 2017 Grand Finale - Prize Giving and Magic Show:
10 am in Children’s Room, Whangarei Central Library.
- You can choose any of the 20 Challenges you like to do - or try them all!
- The Reading Challenge is compulsory
- Full instructions are included with each Challenge sheet
- Some of the Challenges can earn you spot prizes
Select and download the Challenges you would like to do from the list below:
Challenge 2 Sleepout [529kb]
Challenge 3 Who Me? [533kb]
Challenge 4 Which Tree [340kb]
Challenge 5 A Plant Study [329kb]
Challenge 6 Make It Bake It Munch It Up [433kb]
Challenge 7 Wheels [329kb]
Challenge 8 DIY Grow [418kb]
Challenge 9 You Have Mail [506kb]
Challenge 10 I Spy [596kb]
Challenge 11 Comic Cuts [357kb]
Challenge 12 Sports Quiz [663kb]
Challenge 13 Barmy Origami [371kb]
Challenge 14 Rip and Stick [619kb]
Challenge 15 Campsite Craziness [443kb]
Challenge 16 Beach DOC [311kb]
Challenge 17 Sports Activities [646kb]
Challenge 18 Story Writing [539kb]
Challenge 19 Bookface [482kb]
Challenge 20 Guess Where [568kb]