Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2015
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Saturday, August 01, 2015
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 03, 2015
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 04, 2015
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 04, 2015
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 05, 2015
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 5 years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 06, 2015
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 08, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Event is cancelled for this date.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
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 11, 2015
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 12, 2015
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 5 years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 13, 2015
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 15, 2015
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 17, 2015
Time
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Description
Join Teresa Underwood Miller 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. Space is limited to 14 children. Registration begins August 3, 2015.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, August 17, 2015
Time
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Description
Join Teresa Underwood Miller 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. Space is limited to 14 children. Registration begins August 3, 2015.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
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 18, 2015
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 19, 2015
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 5 years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 20, 2015
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 22, 2015
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 25, 2015
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 25, 2015
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 26, 2015
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 5 years.
Location
Meeting Room A
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, August 27, 2015
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
Friday, August 28, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Description
Kindermusik of Cleveland offers a free demo class full of musical fun and learning. For toddlers aged 18 months to 3.5 years.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Friday, August 28, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Description
Kindermusik of Cleveland offers a free demo class full of musical fun and learning. For babies up to 17 months.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, August 29, 2015
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 2015 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
Sign up online or at the library and collect your registration sticker.
Starting June 8, keep track of every day that you read together for at least 15 minutes. You can share your books at the library, at home, or anywhere you like!

Log your number of days online or report them in person at the library, and receive the following prizes:

10 days - Choose a book
20 days - Beach pail and shovel
30 days - Kid-size tote bag

All reading time must be logged online or reported to a library staff member by 5:30 pm, August 7.

Prizes can be picked up at either library, and will be available until August 22.

When you visit the library during the summer reading program, you can also participate in fun early literacy activities, so be sure to come in often!
And remember, reading together with your children is the single most important way to help them get ready to read!




Download a reading record to track your hours.