Whatcom County Library System staff are offering enriching, free online summer programs for young children, tween and teens. Learn more, register, and download Summer Reading Bingo cards and activity sheets at wcls.org/summerreading.
WCLS Summer Reading: Early Years Move@Home
10:30 a.m. via Zoom
Mondays, July 6, July 13, July 20 and July 27
Fridays, July 10, July 17, July 24 and July 31
A time to sing, rhyme, dance and move for young children (birth to five) and their caregivers. Join storytime staff from the Whatcom County Library System via Zoom as they lead the group in an active, participatory program. Space is limited; registration required. Register online at wcls.org/summerreading. Accommodations can be made for joining by phone. Only one registration is required per household. A Zoom link will be sent to registrants a couple days before the event. Download Summer Reading activity sheets at wcls.org/summerreading. With questions or to request a printed copy of the activity sheets, contact a WCLS staff person at 360-305-3600.
For more family-friendly Holiday Events check out the Whatcom County Holiday Guide: https://whatcom.kidinsider.com/holiday-events-in-whatcom-county
Governor Inslee has announced 4 weeks of statewide restrictions beginning 11:59pm Monday, November 16, 2020. You can read exactly what his new mandate entails here:
Please support local restaurants by ordering from them at least once a week and SHOP LOCAL this holiday season! For over 7 years, Whatcom Kid Insider has been a reliable source of information for our community. We will continue to provide updates on the events and activities that are open under government guidelines. This does not constitute an endorsement of the event or a suggestion that we jump back into a “normal” way of life. Masks are encouraged if you are out in public spaces.
During this time we encourage everyone to be informed and do what they feel is best for their own family. Find more information regarding the Corona Virus in Whatcom County here: https://www.whatcomcounty.us/3329/Novel-Coronavirus-COVID-19
As always (but especially during the pandemic!), please confirm details (including mask, hygiene, and social distancing protocols) with event hosts as typos happen and event details change without notice to Whatcom Kid Insider ALL...THE...TIME!