Summer Reading @ SNHL

We love books and ice cream!
Scoop up a Good Book to win prizes and ice cream!

Come in and register for summer reading and check out a sweet read!

  • Our new library hours effective June 1st are Monday-Thursday 10-7, Friday and Saturday 10-5.
  • Or register at (Please submit individual registrations.)

What’s your favorite flavor?  Mystery? Historical Fiction?  Thriller? Choose your favorite flavors of books and read! 

Every book you read earns you an entry form for a weekly prize.

Please come in to fill out your entry form or submit your entry form at

Prizes for all age groups!

  • Birth to 1st grade
  • 2nd grade to 6th grade
  • 7th through 12th grade
  • Adults

We love books and ice cream!  This summer we are teaming up with Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream!

Get your Millie’s Sweet Reads coupon and read 5 items to get a free waffle cone or milkshake at Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream locations.

Join us at the library for more ice cream fun:

  • Help fill our community ice cream bowl!
  • Vote for your favorite ice cream flavor in the Battle of the Scoops! VOTE HERE!!!
  • Kids! Get stickers to decorate your own ice cream cone!
  • Teens – look for “take and make” crafts all summer long, monthly guessing contests and join our online book group!
  • Adults – join us for a virtual Trivia Night Thursday, July 22 @ 7:00 pm. and make a boozy milkshake!

Everyone can enjoy sweet treats!

LaScola’s Italian Ice and Custard – in the front parking lot!  Tuesday, June 22 from Noon to 2:00 pm.

Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream Truck and Children’s Book Sale – in the front parking lot!  Tuesday, July 13 from Noon to 2:00 pm.

Graeter’s Ice Cream Truck – in the front parking lot!  Tuesday, August 10 from Noon to 2:00 pm.

Virtual Ice Cream Social for All Ages – We’ll watch a fabulous recording of Good Taste Pittsburgh’s Virtual Ice Cream Social featuring area foodie experts as presented in August 2020.   “Take and Make” an ice cream sundae kit to eat while you are watching!  Monday, August 16 @ 6:30 pm.

Scoop up a Good Book Summer Reading @ SNHL is sponsored by many local organizations and by the Friends of the Shaler North Hills Library.  Join the Friends today to support their good wok.


Our special thanks to: