|10:00||14:00||Festival Book Store||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||All 2018 Silver Birch® and Red Maple™ nominated books will be for sale. Pencils, flying rings, bubbles, and MUCH more will also be available for purchase.|
|11:00||14:00||Tattoo Station||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||Because reading rocks! Get some ink that even your parents will approve of. Choose from a selection of cool designs.|
|11:00||14:00||I READ CANADIAN Selfie Station||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||A unique and fun photo experience, guaranteed to provide a few laughs! Grab your friends and jump in to celebrating reading Canadian! Bring your devices and take some fun pics!|
|11:00||14:00||Art Zone||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||Test your artistic side and work on some giant colouring sheets. Let's see what masterpiece is created by the end of the day!|
|11:00||14:00||Game Zone||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||Try your hand at some games and win a ticket to use at the First Book Canada prize zone|
|11:00||14:00||Public Libraries of Waterloo Region||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||See what your public libraries are doing this summer. Design and build a button with book quotes, comic strip graphics or your own art work!|
|11:00||14:00||STEMOTICS||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||STEMOTICS is a specialized robotics center in Cambridge, Ontario. It aims at providing children and youngsters with the right skills to expedite their learning, espcially in STEM-related fields, and to express their creativity. STEMOTICS is about helping children explore their potential and developing their life skills.|
|11:00||14:00||Camp Kummoniwannago||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||Camp Kummoniwannago will have members of it’s summer staff leading games and reading and acting out “campfire” stories as we would at camp. We will be handing out stickers.|
|11:00||14:00||Waterloo Regional Police||Kinsmen Arena||Community Safety information- ie – Bicycle Safety, colouring, stickers…. Information on bullying (cyber etc.)|
|11:00||14:00||Brick Works Academy||Kinsmen Arena - Floor|
Come try out Brick Works Academy LEGO Robotics at their interactive table.
|11:00||14:00||ARTSHINE||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||Come by and learn more about our mobile arts program and how we can give back to the community through our ARTSHALL. Come visit our bookmark station and create your own personalized bookmarks. Coupons also for our summer camp!|
|11:00||14:00||Kitchener Fire Department||Kinsmen Arena||Stop by and participate in a colouring contest and get your free colouring book. The Kitchener Fire Department will have some great fire safety messages for everyone as well.|
|11:00||14:00||Forest of Reading Research Table||Kinsmen Arena||Do you like participating in Silver Birch or Red Maple programs? Can we prove that the Forest of Reading makes a difference in our reading lives? |
Drop by this table and offer just a few minutes of your time to complete a short, simple survey that will help a research team investigate the benefits of participating in student choice reading programs.
|11:00||14:00||Kids Code Jeunesse||Kinsmen Arena - Floor||Kids Code Jeunesses: Code. Create. Play. KCJ will have promotional materials; posters, bookmarket etc. to distribute to parents, teachers, and children. Come by and check out our microbot!|
|11:00||14:00||THEMUSEUM||Kinsmen Arena||THEMUSEUM in partnership with The Underground Studio MakerSpace, will be promoting both THEMUSEUM &The Underground Studio MakerSpace. This summer beginning May 31, 2018, THEMUSEUM will be hosting an exhibition from TIFF called digiPlaySpace. One of the installations in this exhibition is called Talk Like a Robot by Reese Brunelle. While THEMUSEUM won’t be able to take this installation offsite, they are planning to bring mini robots such as Ozobots or Cubelets|
Robot Blocks for interactive demonstrations that celebrate all things digital and STEAM. Students will be able to explore and be introduced to coding and engineering in an interactive and engaging way.
|11:00||14:00||The City of Waterloo Summer Camps||Kinsmen Arena||City of Waterloo Camp staff will provide registration information and have a prize draw for people who visit the table. We may have small give aways as well like buttons, candy, or stickers.|
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