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Paws to Read, Bowmanville Branch (Session 3)
Tue, 16 May 2017, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
Clarington Public Library, Bowmanville Branch, Children's Area
May 16th to 30th
6:30, 6:50, or 7:10 p.m.
Ages 6 and up
The Paws to Read® program is designed to match children with a certified therapy dog and their handler for a fun one-on-one reading session! Studies have shown that reading to dogs encourages confidence and boosts self-esteem in children. Reading out loud to a Paws to Read® dog boosts literacy and makes reading fun!
Caregivers may book a series of three or four 20 minute one-on-one classes for each child.
Presented in partnership with Therapeutic Paws of Canada, a non-profit charitable organization.
No charge. Advanced registration is required; space is limited Register online, in person, or by phone.