Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2017
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, June 26, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, June 26, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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 27, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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 28, 2017
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 29, 2017
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 29, 2017
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 29, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, July 01, 2017
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, July 03, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 03, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 05, 2017
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, July 05, 2017
Time
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Bring your favorite plush bear or other plush animal for a Teddy Bear Tea Party! Your bear will join you for stories, activities, and a snackĀ—all related to bears. For ages 4-8.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, July 06, 2017
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, July 06, 2017
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, July 06, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, July 08, 2017
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, July 10, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 10, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
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, July 11, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
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, July 12, 2017
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, July 13, 2017
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, July 13, 2017
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, July 13, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, July 15, 2017
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, July 17, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 17, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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, July 18, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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, July 19, 2017
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, July 20, 2017
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, July 20, 2017
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, July 20, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Stories, songs, and movement for 2-year-old children with a grown-up.
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and fun!
Location
Dietz Community Room
Library
Bertram Woods Branch

Title
Date
Saturday, July 22, 2017
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, July 24, 2017
Time
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
It is never too soon to start sharing books with babies! Enjoy songs and rhymes, books and bounces in this class for babies birth to 15 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, July 24, 2017
Time
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Description
Experience the wonder of words with your child through stories and songs, movement, puppets and fun in this story time for children 15 - 24 months with a grown-up.
Location
Meeting Room B
Library
Main Library

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New users click on the Sign Me Up button.
Important Messages
Thanks for participating in the Shaker Library summer reading program! All hours logged before 5:30 p.m. on August 12th, 2017 can count towards earning a prize.



Sign up - Get a sticker
10 days of reading - Choose a new book
20 days of reading - Have fun with bubbles
30 days of reading - Make music with your own shaker egg


Prizes may be picked up at either library until August 19.

Remember, reading together with your children is the single most important way to help them get ready to read on their own! In addition, singing, talking, writing and playing also contribute to early literacy success. Have fun!