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Camp NU Crafty Readers: The Haunted Library

Camp NU Crafty Readers: The Haunted Library


Friday, July 27 & August 3 |  10am-12pm

Ages: 7-10
Location: New Museum Los Gatos, 106 E. Main St, Los Gatos
Fee: $85 ($65 advance price, if booked at least 3 weeks prior to camp) 
If you have questions, please email makerspace@numulosgatos.org

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Keep your kids reading this summer!  CAMP NU Crafty Readers is a new series of two-day reading camps that is sure to appeal to book lovers and readers ages 8-11. Crafty readers will discuss a chosen chapter book, join in book-related activities including making crafts and snacks, and engage with the book in a variety of fun ways. Campers will also keep a writing journal for discussion points, reflective writing, or artistic interpretation of reading that they can show off during book club. This will be a real page turner of a camp! Be sure to reserve a place before we're all booked up!

When ghost boy Kaz’s haunt is torn down and he is separated from his ghost family, he meets a real girl named Claire, who lives above the town library with her parents and her grandmother. Claire has a special ability to see ghosts when other humans cannot and she and Kaz quickly form a friendship. The two join forces to solve the mystery of the ghost that’s haunting the library. Could it be one of Kaz’s lost family members?

  • Each Crafty Reader session is held over two consecutive Fridays. 
  • Snacks will be provided for all participants, please include any food restrictions in the registration form. 
  • Participants must buy or borrow their own copy of the book. 
  • Participants must pick up their reading journal at NUMU (during regular museum hours) the week before camp in order to be able to discuss the book for the first meeting.
  • Parents/guardians must bring registration receipt on the first day of camp. 
  • Parents/guardians are responsible for signing campers in and out with a Camp NU staff member, and completing an emergency contact form on the first day of camp.