Monthly Archives: June 2014

Scavenganza Challenge #19: Matching Mannequin

Here’s a quick three points: Stand next to a store mannequin, replicating its stance.  One bonus point for wearing at least one item the mannequin is. Take a pic! Up to two team members can do this, for a max team total of eight points.  Don’t forget to tag the photo with #snoisle14 and #snoisle14-19! […]

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Scavenganza Challenge #18: Take a Hike

If you’re doing these in order, you probably want to get away from that vinegar smell that’s lingering in your kitchen or bedroom about now (see Challenge #16). So, for 15 points, let’s get some fresh air! Check out a book on local hikes from a Sno-Isle Library (hint: do a subject search for “Hiking […]

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Scavenganza Challenge #17 – Attend Sno-Isle Library Teen Events

This summer we invite you to come in and try out some of the great activities we have planned for teens (though everyone is welcomed!)  To get points, the event must have Teen in the title, or be listed in our calendar as Event Type: Teen Program.  How many points can you get for this?   […]

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Scavenganza Challenge #16: Naked Eggs

What happens when you let a raw egg sit in vinegar for a week? For 15 points, let’s find out! Materials: Raw egg Tall glass Vinegar Patience Your video camera Method: Gently place egg (don’t crack it, leave the shell intact) in glass Pour Vinegar over egg, until the level of vinegar is about an […]

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Weekend Book Give Away: Return of Zita the Spacegirl

This week we have something different, a bit lighter and lots of fun…the third book in the graphic novel series Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke:  The Return of Zita the Spacegirl! From the publisher: Zita the Spacegirl has saved planets, battled monsters, and wrestled with interplanetary fame. But she faces her biggest challenge yet […]

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Scavenganza Challenge #15 – Challenge Ideas from You

Don’t worry…we have PLENTY of awesome challenges planned for our Scaveganzeers this summer.  But we already have seen how amazingly creative you guys are, so we want to give you a chance to submit your incredible ideas for SSSS! So, put your heads together and send us a list of wild, crazy, (and occasionally educational) […]

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Scavenganza Challenge #14 – Reading Out of the Box: Science Fiction

Today’s challenge is the first in a series of reading challenges that will run through the summer.  Each week we’ll post a new genre or category of book with the intent of getting you to read something you might not normally choose.  We all have our favorite genres, but reading something different might spark an […]

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Trailer Tuesday: The Finisher

The Finisher by David Baldacci. -Jackie @ Lynnwood Library (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

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Scavenganza Challenge #13 – Street Sign Alphabet

Time to explore!  This challenge is pretty easy, yet could be difficult to fully complete… Find a street that begins with each letter of the alphabet, and take a picture standing under the sign. Each photo earns one point, with a total of 26 possible points to be earned by August 15th.  Photos should be […]

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Scavenganza Challenge #12 – Now You’re Cooking!

No doubt you’re starting to get hungry after completing a few of the Scavenganza challenges – so the next challenge involves food.  Who doesn’t love to eat? That’s what I thought.  Here’s your challenge: Visit your local library and check out a cookbook. Choose a recipe for something you have never eaten before. Make it! […]

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