Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2014
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, March 30, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Join us for an Open House! Learn about the Center, talk with the teachers, and enjoy some refreshments and surprises.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This enriching program encourages children to express themselves using their imagination and words. Poetry, creative fiction, writing letters, postcards and newsletters, as well as creating menus and maps are just some of the writing forms that young writers will explore.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 09, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Ever wanted to build your own robot? We’ll be making mini-bots out of toothbrushes and simple circuitry. Decorations, races, and other surprises* in-store!

*May or may not include world domination
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, April 13, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This enriching program encourages children to express themselves using their imagination and words. Poetry, creative fiction, writing letters, postcards and newsletters, as well as creating menus and maps are just some of the writing forms that young writers will explore.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Our doggy listeners are certified with Therapy Dogs International and love to listen to stories. School-age children can sign up for a 15-minute time slot beginning 2 weeks before the event. If you register online please call the children's desk to request your time slot.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Travel back in time to a rancho in 1824 New Mexico and discover what life was like for Josefina and her family. Listen to a reading from one of the books in the Josefina series, make a craft, and enjoy a snack. Dolls welcome!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Monday, April 20, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
This enriching program encourages children to express themselves using their imagination and words. Poetry, creative fiction, writing letters, postcards and newsletters, as well as creating menus and maps are just some of the writing forms that young writers will explore.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you love graphic novels, comic books, or manga? Come hang out with us! Share your favorites and discover what else you might like. Snacks provided.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, April 27, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

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Important Messages
Get creative and read this summer with the Shaker Heights Public Library!

Children age 6-12 can keep track of time spent reading or listening to books, and add up the hours to earn prizes. (All hours must be logged online or reported to a library staff member by 9:00 pm, Wednesday, August 6. The last day to pick up prizes is August 23.)

Prizes are awarded after reading hours are logged at 10, 25, 50, 75, and 100 hours.




Download a reading record to track your hours.