Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2014
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, March 02, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you enjoy science, technology, engineering, art or math? Join us for a special project or experiment each week and share your skills!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, March 07, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Travel back in time to 1853 New Orleans and discover what life was like for these two friends. Listen to a reading from one of the books in the Cécile and Marie-Grace series, make a craft, and enjoy a snack. Dolls welcome!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Monday, March 09, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you enjoy science, technology, engineering, art or math? Join us for a special project or experiment each week and share your skills!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
Get your craft on! Make jewelry, key chains, or anything you can think of with “magic” plastic that shrinks down to 1/3 of its original size and becomes nine times thicker when heated briefly in the oven. We’ll supply the materials – you supply the creativity!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 16, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you enjoy science, technology, engineering, art or math? Join us for a special project or experiment each week and share your skills!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 19, 2015
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 to request your time slot.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, March 23, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you enjoy science, technology, engineering, art or math? Join us for a special project or experiment each week and share your skills!
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
The Reading Skills Center provides an opportunity for students to get some extra reading practice, work on increasing their reading level, or brush up on reading skills before taking a standardized test. Each student can spend up to 15 minutes reading one-on-one with a helpful teacher, and up to 15 minutes independently reading or practicing skills using online resources, per day. An adult must be present to register the child at the first visit.
Location
Meeting Room F
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Do you love graphic novels, comic books, or manga? Come hang out with us! Share your favorites and discover what else you might like. Snacks provided.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

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Important Messages
Get creative and read this summer with the Shaker Heights Public Library!

Children age 6-12 can keep track of time spent reading or listening to books, and add up the hours to earn prizes. (All hours must be logged online or reported to a library staff member by 9:00 pm, Wednesday, August 6. The last day to pick up prizes is August 23.)

Prizes are awarded after reading hours are logged at 10, 25, 50, 75, and 100 hours.




Download a reading record to track your hours.