Read to a Dog

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October 18, 2017 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Ave
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Beth Karzes
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

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