Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2015
Welcome to Shaker Library's Summer Reading Program.
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, May 28, 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, May 30, 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, June 02, 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, June 02, 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, June 03, 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, June 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
Saturday, June 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
Tuesday, June 09, 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, June 09, 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, June 10, 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, June 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
Saturday, June 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
Monday, June 15, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Enjoy a sunny array of stories, songs, rhymes, and literacy-based activities to get your little one started on a life-long love of books. This six-week series of classes is for children birth through 23 months with a grown-up. Each class will last approximately 30 minutes.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2 year old child with a grown-up. Child must be 2 years old by the first date in program series.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 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, June 16, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Enjoy a sunny array of stories, songs, rhymes and literacy-based activities to get your little one started on a life-long love of books. This six-week series of classes is for children birth through 23 months with a grown-up. Each class will last approximately 30 minutes.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 16, 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, June 17, 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
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun! No registration required: groups of 6 or more please call ahead to check for space availability.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 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
Thursday, June 18, 2015
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.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun! 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, June 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
Monday, June 22, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Enjoy a sunny array of stories, songs, rhymes, and literacy-based activities to get your little one started on a life-long love of books. This six-week series of classes is for children birth through 23 months with a grown-up. Each class will last approximately 30 minutes.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2 year old child with a grown-up. Child must be 2 years old by the first date in program series.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 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, June 23, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Enjoy a sunny array of stories, songs, rhymes and literacy-based activities to get your little one started on a life-long love of books. This six-week series of classes is for children birth through 23 months with a grown-up. Each class will last approximately 30 minutes.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 23, 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, June 24, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun! No registration required: groups of 6 or more please call ahead to check for space availability.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, June 24, 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, June 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
Thursday, June 25, 2015
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.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs and fun! No registration required; groups of 6 or more please call ahead to check for space availability.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

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.