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Paws to Read (Courtice, Session 1)
Sun, 8 January 2017, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM EST
Clarington Public Library, Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Sundays, January 8th to 22nd
1:30, 1:50, or 2:10 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 Courtice offered on:
Session 2: January 29th to February 12th; or
Session 3: February 19th to March 5th