Shaker Heights Public Library
Summer Reading 2017
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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, January 22, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Time
4:00 PM
Description
Brr! It's cold outside! It's the perfect time to dress up the Teen Center and throw a mini luau!
Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, January 29, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description

Teens will react to various eviction scenarios posted in the room. As they formulate their plan of action they will be presented with local and national resources to help those facing eviction.  They will also have the opportunity to perform "random acts of kindness" within each scenario.  Each teen has the choice of identifying with the landlord or with the tenant each day.  On Thursday, February 1, all of their contributions will be posted (anonymously) in the room for comment and discussion. 

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, January 29, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description

Teens will react to various eviction scenarios posted in the room. As they formulate their plan of action they will be presented with local and national resources to help those facing eviction.  They will also have the opportunity to perform "random acts of kindness" within each scenario.  Each teen has the choice of identifying with the landlord or with the tenant each day.  On Thursday, February 1, all of their contributions will be posted (anonymously) in the room for comment and discussion. 

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description

Teens will react to various eviction scenarios posted in the room. As they formulate their plan of action they will be presented with local and national resources to help those facing eviction.  They will also have the opportunity to perform "random acts of kindness" within each scenario.  Each teen has the choice of identifying with the landlord or with the tenant each day.  On Thursday, February 1, all of their contributions will be posted (anonymously) in the room for comment and discussion. 

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Results of this week's In or Out? choices will be available.  Make a comment, share an opinion, or just take it in, as our community reads and reacts to Matthew Desmond's Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 05, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 05, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
We'll have the Wii ready for you and your friends to Just Dance, play Wii Sports, or battle with the Mario Bros. Snacks for players. No registration is required.
Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 08, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 08, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 12, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Monday, February 12, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Time
3:30 PM
Description
Come to the Teen Center to answer the Black History Month Teen Question of the Day!  Right or wrong, you earn a snack!
Library
Main Library

Title
Date
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Time
4:30 PM
Description
Essays, projects, and assignments - Finish your work with the support of library staff and materials in the Teen Center. Of course there will be study snacks, too!

**Program will not be offered on days Shaker Library or Schools are closed.

Location
Teen Center
Library
Main Library

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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 the Grand Prize Drawing.

The Grand Prize Raffle Drawing will be held on August 14, 2017.
The winner will be notified by email and telephone.

Prizes will be available for pickup at the Main Library until August 19.

Lastly, please take our survey and tell us how we did! Your feedback is important to us.
Reviews
Review
It's a really really funny book with good life lessons on not giving up.   
Title
I Can't Make This Up
Title
New Moon
Author
Stephanie Meyer
Review
I have to read this book for school and I know I am only at the beginning but I am not really into it yet. maybe I just need to read a little more and hopefully it will get better.  Shaker Heights Public Library Catalog
Title
Crispin: the cross of lead
Rating
Review
The Secret Keepers is a great book. In this book a boy discovers a watch. This watch is very old and has a scary history. He encounters a dangerous man that has a secret. With help he gets into this mans house with a plan and figures out how this man keeps control of his city.  Shaker Heights Public Library Catalog
Title
The Secret keeper
Author
Trenton Lee Stewart