Sign up to read to a West Michigan Therapy dog. Children are encouraged to come every week at the same time for four weeks this March. They will get more practice reading and get to know the dog and trainer better. Registration is required. Sessions begin next week. Spots are still open at Main Library and Yankee Clipper Branch. Reading to a Therapy dog is fun! I’ve seen big smiles on kids before and after they read to a therapy dog. West Michigan Therapy Dogs and their handlers provide an encouraging and non-judgmental environment for children to develop confidence in reading. The program is for independent readers of any age and is recommended for children who need to develop confidence in reading aloud or for English as a second language learners.
March 1, 2013 | Comments Off
Search the website
Upcoming Kids Events
October 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am|Recurring Event (See all)Every week until November 24, 2014
October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Every week until November 3, 2014
October 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am|Recurring Event (See all)Every week until November 25, 2014
October 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
October 29 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Recent Kids Posts
- Let’s Play!
- Amazing Artwork!
- Let’s Play! at Yankee Clipper
- 3.5 Weeks left of the Summer Reading Challenge!
- Summer Reading Challenge… Halfway
View All Posts