Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2017
Welcome to Shaker Library's Summer Reading Program.
Select Your Summer Reading Home Page from the tabs below.

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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Monday, April 24, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you a Mario maniac? Super Smash superhero? Test your Wii skills against your friends' and show us what you're made of! For kids grades 1-6.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Learn about the layers of the ocean with a fun project. For kids grades 1-3.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Meet the winners of this year's Arbor Day contest as they share their winning entries.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Friday, April 28, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Follow the sidewalk to the end and fall up into a marvelous, miraculous mystery. Long-Leg Lous and Short-Leg Sous alike will light up their attics as they uncover new treasures in the Children's Room at both the Main Library and Woods Branch.
Library
All Branches

Title
Date
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Time
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Are you a Mario maniac? Super Smash superhero? Test your Wii skills against your friends' and show us what you're made of! For kids grades 1-6.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
How high, low or wide can you go? Test your building skills using everyday objects. For kids grades 1-3.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, May 18, 2017
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 (216-991-2030 Option 7) to request your time slot.
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

Extra Tasks for Brag Tags
  • Read something in a new genre
  • Come to a library program
  • Be a helper to somebody


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.