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Paws to Read (Courtice, Session 1)

[Ages 6+]

Courtice Branch, The Great Room
Sundays, April 23rd to May 14th
1:30, 1:50, or 2:10 p.m.
Advanced registration required for each 20 minute, four-week session; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. 

No charge. 

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 or four 20 minute one-on-one classes for each child.

Presented in partnership with Therapeutic Paws of Canada, a non-profit charitable organization.

 

Other Paws to Read sessions offered this quarter are:

Registration

You may register your child(ren) in person at any branch, by phoning Information Services at 905-623-7322 x2712, or online using the form below.

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Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun May 14 2017.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Sunday, April 30, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Sunday, May 7, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Sunday, May 14, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
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