Come read to a furry friend! Registered therapy dogs and handlers
trained in the Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.)® program
will be visiting Bloomfield Public Library- Prosser. Established in 1999, "R.E.A.D. is the
first and foremost program utilizing the companionship of therapy
animals to encourage children's love of books and the reading
environment while providing an opportunity for them to practice the full
range of communication skills."
Sign up for a 20-minute time slot. Please CALL or visit the library to REGISTER.
to all, including pre-readers, those with special needs, and those
wishing to become comfortable around dogs. Registration is REQUIRED for
this program. Call 860-243-9721.
Event Type(s): Children's Program
Age Group(s): Children (0-7), Tweens (8-12), Teens (13-18), Adults