Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2014
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up. Child must be 2 years old by the first date in program series. No registration required.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun! Summer Session June 19th-July 24th. No registration required; groups of 6 or more, please call ahead to check for space availability.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for non-parent caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 02, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 04, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Nostalgia for you, creative fun for your toddler! Bring your one-year-old or two-year-old to our Mini Drive-In Movie! First, you'll make your own cardboard box car (materials provided) then watch a mini-movie. A toddler-friendly snack will be available from our mini concession stand. Register in person, by phone or online. Space is limited - our theater can accommodate only 12 cars!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for non-parent caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Sing. dance, move and create with music and movement, featuring guest guitarist and music educator, Stuart Vokes. For Play & Learn Station caregivers and children birth through age 5.
Location
Meeting Room E
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Description
Join Jennifer Woda, Co-Director of Sing and Swing, for a free Music Together class. Music Together is a research-based, developmentally appropriate music and movement class for children ages 0-5 with parent or caregiver. Families will sing, play instruments and move together in a fun 45 minute class. Infants and siblings are welcome in this mixed ages class. Space is limited to 14 children. Registration begins July 28th.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 11, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Join Jennifer Woda, Co-Director of Sing and Swing, for a free Music Together class. Music Together is a research-based, developmentally appropriate music and movement class for children ages 0-5 with parent or caregiver. Families will sing, play instruments and move together in a fun 45 minute class. Infants and siblings are welcome in this mixed ages class. Space is limited to 14 children. Registration begins July 28th.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for non-parent caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for non-parent caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A free preschool literacy program offering interactive opportunities for parents or caregivers to explore with their children, ages birth to five years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

If you have already registered for the 2014 Preschool program, enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.

New users click on the Sign Me Up button.
Important Messages
Get Creative and Read this summer at Shaker Library!

Sign up for the preschool (birth to age 5) summer reading program and keep track of a child's time spent reading or listening to books. (All reading time must be logged online or reported to library staff by 9 pm August 6. The last day to pick up prizes is August 23.)

Prizes are awarded after reading hours are logged at 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 hours.



Download a reading record to track your hours.