Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2017
Welcome to Shaker Library's Summer Reading Program.
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Friday, July 28, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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 31, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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 31, 2017
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your imagination to the library and use recycled materials to create fantastic works of art and incredible jewelry in this self-directed project. There will also be a demo from 4:15-5pm in the Children's Program Room. For all ages.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 02, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 03, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 03, 2017
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Explore the concept of symmetry by creating colorful, original art. For grades 1-3.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 04, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 07, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 08, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 09, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 09, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Build with Legos to your heart's content! For kids grades K-6.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 10, 2017
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn about the process of fossilization by recreating fossils of your own! For grades 1-3.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 11, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 14, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 15, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 16, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 16, 2017
Time
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Build and decorate a home for our local fairy friends using natural materials. For grades 1-6.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. 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, August 17, 2017
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Description
Our doggy listeners are certified with Therapy Dogs International and love to listen to stories. Each child may register for a 15-minutes time slot. For grades K-6. Register in person or by phone beginning 2 weeks before each program.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, August 18, 2017
Time
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Description
Children and teens up to age 17 are invited to enjoy a short fun reading and a tasty afternoon snack. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. No registration necessary.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

If you have already registered for the 2017 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
Congratulations! Now that you have signed up for summer reading, be sure to pick up your registration prize at the library.

Friday, June 2, start recording your reading time online or in person at the library. This year, we will build our own necklaces as we read through the summer. For every hour you read, you will earn a bead for your necklace. You will earn special beads called "brag tags" for reading milestones and extra tasks you do.

Prizes
Sign-Up Prize - Starter necklace
10 hours – A new book
20 & 30 hours – Brag tags
100 hours – Special brag tag

Toot your own horn! Earn an extra brag tag by reaching your
own personal summer reading goal.



Prizes may be picked up at either library until August 19.

Lastly, please take our survey and tell us how we did! Your feedback is important to us.