Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2015
Welcome to Shaker Library's Summer Reading Program.
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, July 09, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Teens ages 12-17 can present their own library card to earn coupons towards paying off current overdue fines on Shaker Library materials just by reading. Earn $8 worth of coupons in one hour. No registration required.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 13, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
College Now Greater Cleveland presents a free 16 hour 4-day SAT Preparation Boot Camp to get you ready to take on every section of the SAT.
Get a free SAT Test Book and daily snacks, too.
Register at http://www.collegenowgc.org/locate/community-based-programs/
Location
Meeting Room E
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
College Now Greater Cleveland presents a free 16 hour 4-day SAT Preparation Boot Camp to get you ready to take on every section of the SAT.
Get a free SAT Test Book and daily snacks, too.
Location
Meeting Room E
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
College Now Greater Cleveland presents a free 16 hour 4-day SAT Preparation Boot Camp to get you ready to take on every section of the SAT.
Get a free SAT Test Book and daily snacks, too.
Location
Meeting Room E
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Drop-In between 2 and 4:30 pm
You have a recipe that serves 4 but you only need 2 portions?
What’s the difference between 4 ounces and ½ cup? Figure it all out using delicious real food that you’ll prepare and eat!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Description
College Now Greater Cleveland presents a free 16 hour 4-day SAT Preparation Boot Camp to get you ready to take on every section of the SAT.
Get a free SAT Test Book and daily snacks, too.
Location
Meeting Room E
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 20, 2015
Time
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Description
Teens ages 12-17 can present their own library card to earn coupons towards paying off current overdue fines on Shaker Library materials just by reading. Earn $8 worth of coupons in one hour. No registration required.
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Drop-In between 2 and 4:30 pm
We’ll have old school games like Connect 4, Monopoly, Scrabble, Uno and playing cards set up. Plus, the PS4 will be wired up and ready to go. Bring a friend or come solo. Snacks and drinks are part of the fun.
So are prizes!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

If you have already registered for the 2015 Teen Program, enter your user name and password and click on the Login button.

New users click on the Sign Me Up button.
Important Messages
Starting on June 8 at 9:00 am through August 7 at 5:30 pm, you'll be able to enter the hours you've spent reading or listening to books this summer. The number of hours you enter qualify you for AMAZING RAFFLE PRIZES!

Just register and you'll be entered in the drawing for a
$40 BARNES & NOBLE GIFT CARD

Complete 8 hours of reading, 2 math activities and 1 volunteer activity (more about these below) and you'll be entered in the drawing for either
A $60 SUBWAY GIFT CARD or
2 PASSES to the ROCK and ROLL HALL OF FAME and MUSEUM

Complete 16 hours of reading, 4 math activities and 2 volunteer activities
and you'll be entered to win
A $100 CLEVELAND CINEMAS MOVIE GIFT CARD

For every 8 hours you read over 16 hours you'll get one entry for the GRAND PRIZE DRAWING for one of two
FIRE HD 7 (8GB Tablet with Wi-Fi)

SOME EASY DO-IT-YOURSELF MATH ACTIVITY Ideas:
Play a game of solitaire or any other card game.
Keep score while you’re shooting hoops.
Count how many steps you take in one day.
Count how many pairs of jeans you have in your closet? How many pairs of shoes?
Make a snack by following a recipe.
Count how many car commercials you see on TV in one day.
Create your own math experience.
Fill a jar with over 100 pennies.
Come to our Mouthwatering Math Program on July 15.
Come to our Crazy 8s and PS4! Games & Gaming Program on July 29.

SOME EASY DO-IT-YOURSELF VOLUNTEER ACTIVITY Ideas:
Read to someone older or younger than yourself.
Volunteer to help with a household chore.
Volunteer to walk your neighbor’s dog.
Set up a RECYCLE BIN in your house.
Pick up trash along your street.
Volunteer to make dinner for your family.
Clean your room without being asked.
Create your own volunteer experience.
Help with someone’s garden.
Come to our Be A Teen Hero Program on June 24.

All Raffle Drawings will be held on August 8, 2015.
Winners will be notified by email and telephone.
Prizes will be available for pickup at the Main Library until August 22.



Reviews
Review
Babysat my sisters.
Rating (1=awful 5=great)
Teen Activities
Volunteer Activities
Teen Activities
Math Activities
Book Title
Stargirl
Author
Jerry Spinelli
Rating (1=awful 5=great)
Book Title
The Mysterious Benedict Society
Book Title
Copper sun
Author
Sharon Draper
Rating (1=awful 5=great)