Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2014
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, December 22, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Description
Stop into the Children's Room and challenge your skills with word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, and more.
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Monday, January 05, 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, January 06, 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, January 07, 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, January 10, 2015
Time
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Description
Travel back in time to the 1854 Minnesota Territory and discover what life was like for Kirsten and her family on the frontier. Listen to a reading from one of the books in the Kirsten series, make a craft, and enjoy a snack. Dolls welcome!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Monday, January 12, 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, January 13, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
An enriching program that encourages children to express themselves using their imagination and words. Poetry, creative fiction, writing letters, postcards and newsletters, as well as creating menus and maps are just some of the writing forms that young writers will explore.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 13, 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, January 14, 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, January 15, 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
Friday, January 16, 2015
Time
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Description
Meet the winners in this year's MLK Student Writing Contest and hear them read their affirming essays.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Time
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Description
An enriching program that encourages children to express themselves using their imagination and words. Poetry, creative fiction, writing letters, postcards and newsletters, as well as creating menus and maps are just some of the writing forms that young writers will explore.
Location
Children's Program Room
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 20, 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

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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.