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Paws to Read (Bowmanville, Session 2)
Tue, 31 January 2017, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EST
Clarington Public Library, Bowmanville Branch, Children's Area
Tuesdays, January 31st to February 14th
6:30, 6:50, or 7:10 p.m.
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 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.
There are additional sessions of Paws to Read in Bowmanville offered on:
Session 1: January 10th to 24th;
Session 3: February 21st to March 7th