Harry Potter Birthday Party

happy birthday harry

Join us on the American Fork Library Facebook page live on July 31 following the schedule below. If you miss any of the classes, or want to view them again later, visit our YouTube channel.

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Defense Against the Dark Arts

Dueling practice!

3 people, one to read the questions, and two to duel

The person that answers the Harry Potter Trivia questions the fastest wins the duel!

1. How many point do you get for catching the golden snitch in a game of quidditch?

2. What name was Voldemort born with?

3. From what platform do the students catch the Hogwarts Express?

4. Which Hogwarts teaching position is cursed?

5. What is the name of Harry Potter’s pet owl?

6. Which animal is on the emblem of Hufflepuff house?

7. What spell would you cast to get rid of a Dementor?

8. Who were the four opponents in the Triwizard Tournament?

9. What ghost inhabits the girl’s bathroom on the second floor of Hogwarts?

10. What class does Hagrid teach at Hogwarts?


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2. Tom Riddle

3. Nine and three quarters

4. Defense Against the Dark Arts

5. Hedwig

6. A badger

7. Expecto Patronum or The Patronus Charm

8. Harry Potter, Cedric Diggory, Viktor Krum, Fleur Delacour

9. Moaning Myrtle

10. Care of Magical Creatures

Herbology Class

Use your imagination to create your very own magical plant!

Extra Credit: Make your own mandrake

Transfiguration Class

playdough recipe (without cream of tartar)

List of possible objects to transform your building materials into: 

  • golden snitch
  • wand
  • cauldron
  • sorting hat
  • galleon
  • goblet 
  • broomstick
  • mandrake
  • whomping willow
  • chocolate frog
  • sugar mice
  • candle
  • owl

Care of Magical Creatures

A picture of a "creature" from around your house to share with the class