Celebrate Family Day 2021!
Family Day will look a little different this year, however there will still be some great opportunities for you to celebrate with your family at home through virtual activities, at home activities and a few in-person activities. Read through the list below to see all of the FREE fun options available this year.
This year we are handing out FREE Craft Kits for the first 100 kids who are registered; limit one craft kit per child.
Pre-registration is required; to register call us at 604-514-2940.
Craft Kits will be available for pick-up on Friday, February 12 (6:00am to 7:30pm) and Saturday, February 13 (8:00am to 6:00pm) from Timms Community Centre.
The craft kits include:
- 3 paper/cardboard crafts
- 1 wooden craft
- 1 puzzle or card game
- 1 individual pack of Playdough
- 1 glue stick
- 1 set of crayons
- 1 set of chalk
- 1 craft pack (pom poms, pipe cleaners, etc.)
Book your free 45 minute gymnasium time slot for you and your family to run, jump and play. The gymnasium will be spit into 4 spaces, allowing each family to use a quarter of the gymnasium while being separated from the other participants.
Pre-registration is required; Register ONLINE or by phone at 604-514-2940.
Activity Date & Location:
Sunday, February 14 2021
Timms Community Centre
Activity Time Slots:
- 8:30am to 9:15am
- 9:45am to 10:30am
- 11:00am to 11:45am
- 12:15pm to 1:00pm
- 1:30pm to 2:15pm
- 2:45pm to 3:30pm
- 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Important to Know:
- Limit of one time slot per family for the day
- Maximum of 6 participants per booking; all participants must reside in the same household
- All participants must pass the Covid-19 screening questions prior to entering the facility
- 30 minutes is scheduled between each activity to all for cleaning and disinfecting of surfaces, equipment, high touch items and barriers.
- Sport options will be limited to Basketball, Soccer, Badminton, Pickleball, and Parent & Tot; all activities are non-competitive and low-intensity
- View the Covid-19 Safety Plan for this activity
Langley Family Scavenger Hunt
Celebrate Family Literacy Day, Valentine’s Day and Family Day together. Complete as many activities as you can and bring to any Langley Fraser Valley Regional Library before Saturday, February 20th, 2021. The first 500 children to come in with their sheet will receive a free book!
With Support from the Langley Branches of:
The Langley City Branch of the Fraser Valley Regional Library has put together a list of exciting and interactive at home activities for the entire family to participate in. Read below to learn more and if you are interested just click on the link to be redirected to the specific websites.
1000 Stories Before Kindergarten
Help your child learn the early literacy skills needed for success in school! 1000 Stories Before Kindergarten is a self-paced program for parents with young children. Parents can track their child’s reading progress throughout the first years of life, and children receive stickers and prizes as they advance. Every story you read with your child moves you one step closer to your goal of 1,000 stories!
Family Fun with FVRL's Playground
The Playground at FVRL offers customers of all ages free access to fun and engaging STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) related learning experiences. The Playground features lending collections and in-library experiences.
Favourite Fandoms Online Contest
Tell us your favourite fandoms and why you love them for a chance to win prizes!
Live Interactive Zoom Programs
Explore a variety of online zoom programs such as Knit Club, An Afternoon of Tea & Books, Cookbook Club, Ukulele Jam and more.
ReadRadio Podcasts for the Whole Family
Are you looking for something great to read, watch or listen to? Tune in to FVRL’s ReadRadio podcast for reading raves, reviews, and recommendations! In each episode staff highlight favourite books, movies and TV shows - unearthing hidden gems you might not know about. The best part? Everything we review is available for loan in the FVRL catalogue! Our ReadRadio podcast is a new way for library staff to connect with our customers. Listen carefully and you might even recognize a voice from your favourite FVRL library.
Virtual Babytimes and Storytimes
Introduce children to the love of books and language with Storytime. Children and caregivers will enjoy interactive stories, songs, rhymes and more – shared by our talented staff from across the valley. Storytime prepares children to learn to read.