Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2016
Welcome to Shaker Library's Summer Reading Program.
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 01, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 08, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 11, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 11, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
SHARKS! Make a toothy shark hat to celebrate these ocean creatures during National Geographic Shark Week.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 11, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
SHARKS! Make a toothy shark hat to celebrate these ocean creatures during National Geographic Shark Week.
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 15, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 18, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 18, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Lego Challenge! Budding engineers can enjoy some open-ended design time or choose a challenge card to put their problem-solving skills to the test.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 18, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 21, 2016
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(991-2030 Option 7)to request your time slot.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, July 22, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 25, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 25, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Pet rocks! Decorate rocks to create your own adorable, hassle-free pets.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 25, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy an afternoon snack and listen to a short, fun reading. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Lego Challenge! Budding engineers can enjoy some open-ended design time or choose a challenge card to put their problem-solving skills to the test.
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Students can sign up for 25-minute one-on-one tutoring appointments. Appointment scheduling begins June 13. Please call 216-991-2030, option 7 to make an appointment. (Walk-ins may be accommodated if tutors are available.)
A parent or guardian must be present to register the student at the first visit.
Generously funded by MyCom.
Library
Main Library

If you have already registered for the 2016 School Age program, enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.

New users click on the Sign Me Up button.
Important Messages
Record your reading time online or in person at the library to earn the following prizes:

Sign-Up Prize - Choose a bookmark

10 hours – A new book
20 hours – Sunglasses
30 hours – Glow-in-the-dark Frisbee

Remember, all reading time must be logged online or reported to a library staff member by 5:30pm August 6. Prizes may be picked up at either library until August 20.
This summer, we will offer a variety of fun activities in the library, so visit often!