Staff Profile

Shelley Sutherland

Youth Services Manager

Youth Services

Shelley manages the Youth Services staff and the wonderful Kids Room at the library. In her spare time, she loves to read books for kids and grownups, play mahjong and other tabletop games, and spend time with her family.

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Free Lunches at the Library

Kids 18 and younger can get a free lunch on weekdays this summer.

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Summer Meals Available at the Library

We are partnering with the Greater Chicago Food Depository​ to help get food to families that need it this summer.

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Lead Your Own Storytimes at Home

While we can't do storytimes at the library, here are some ways you can do storytimes at home.

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Sing Along with Books

"But I can't sing! I don't remember the words! I don't know the tune!" Doesn't matter! You can sing with your kids and they won't care--in fact, they'll love it. You can find lots more sing-along books in the J 782.42 section. Ask a librarian for more suggestions.

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