Droids, lightsabers, and Death Stars…oh my! Join the Vestavia Library in the Forest as we celebrate all things Star Wars on May 4. Here are a few at home ideas to help you feel like you are actually in a galaxy far, far away! 

1. Find Your star wars name

2. Build an intergalactic fort using Legos, boxes, blankets, or whatever you can dream up! 

Don’t forget to complete your Jedi or Sith training once your fort is completed or settle in and watch and read Star Wars-themed items! Did someone say popcorn? 

3. Test your Star Wars knowledge with Star Wars quizzes. Here’s one to get you started:

    1. Who provided the voice of Darth Vader in the Star Wars movies?
    2. What year did the first Star Wars movie come out?
    3. Which hand did Luke Skywalker lose in his battle with Darth Vader?
    4. What famous catchphrase is said in every Star Wars movie?
    5. What is Chewbacca?
    6. What is the name of Han Solo’s ship?
    7. What is the name of Luke and Leia’s birth mother?
    8. What are the names of the movies in the final trilogy released between 2015-2019?
    9. Who created the Star Wars franchise?
    10. What are the robots like R2-D2, C-3PO, and BB-8 that possess a degree of an artificial intelligence called?

4. Play “I Spy with my Little Jedi Eye”

I spy with my little Jedi eye some fun things to do on the Vestavia Hills Library website, Facebook, and YouTube channel!

5. Save the galaxy by unscrambling the words in this fun word scramble:

I hope you enjoyed these fun Star Wars-themed activities. We are thinking about you here at the library each and every day and can’t wait to be back together soon. Until then….May the Fourth Be With You!

By Holly Parker or Star Wars alias “Princess Storm”, Children’s Department

Answers to the quiz: 1) James Earl Jones, 2) 1977, 3) Right hand, 4) I have a bad feeling about this, 5) Wookie, 6) Millennium Falcon, 7) Padmé Amidala, 8) The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi & The Rise of Skywalker, 9) George Lucas, 10) Droids

Answers to the Word Scramble:  Star, R2D2, Force, Jedi, Han, Ewok, Sith, Yoda, Leia, Solo, Luke, Vader