Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2016
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2016
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 28, 2016
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, May 31, 2016
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, May 31, 2016
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 01, 2016
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 02, 2016
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 02, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A special room filled with literacy-based activities just for babies from birth to 12 months and their parents or caregivers.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 04, 2016
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 07, 2016
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 07, 2016
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 08, 2016
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 09, 2016
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 09, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A special room filled with literacy-based activities just for babies from birth to 12 months and their parents or caregivers.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Saturday, June 11, 2016
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 13, 2016
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
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
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 14, 2016
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 14, 2016
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 14, 2016
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 15, 2016
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 15, 2016
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 16, 2016
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 16, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A special room filled with literacy-based activities just for babies from birth to 12 months and their parents or caregivers.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 16, 2016
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 16, 2016
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 18, 2016
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 20, 2016
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
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
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 21, 2016
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 21, 2016
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 21, 2016
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 22, 2016
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 22, 2016
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 23, 2016
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 23, 2016
Time
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
A special room filled with literacy-based activities just for babies from birth to 12 months and their parents or caregivers.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, June 23, 2016
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 23, 2016
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 2016 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
Beginning June 2, log each 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 the number of days you read together online or report them in person at the library to earn the following prizes:


Sign up - Get a sticker
10 days of reading - Choose a book
20 days of reading - A brand new box of crayons
30 days of reading - A fun hand puppet


All reading time must be logged online or reported to a library staff member by 5:30 p.m. on August 6. Prizes may be picked up at either library until August 20.

Remember, reading together with your children is the single most important way to help them get ready to read!