Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Sundays, October 30th to November 13th
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 offered on:
Sundays, September 18th to October 2nd
Sundays, October 9th to 23rd