An opportunity for kids to read in a positive, non-threatening environment that encourages the love of reading by partnering with a therapy dog. Children will be scheduled to read individually to a therapy dog. However, it is possible that participants may be paired with another child due to last minute availability of dogs. Please contact Youth Services if you have questions regarding scheduling.
Participants will sign up for a timed session and are limited to 15 minutes per reader. Parents/caregivers are not allowed in the room. See the online calendar for more information. Space is limited.
Sign up in person or by phone at the Youth Services Desk. Participants may only sign up for 2 time sessions during dates offered.
*Register for EGVPL cardholders starts Thursday, September 7, 9am, in-person at the Youth Services Desk or by calling 847-439-0447 x267*
If space is available, non-cardholders may register 3 days prior to the start of the event.
For Grades K - 8