1st Saturday of the month – April 4-**CANCELLED**, May 2, June 6, No July program, August 1

9:30 am or 10:00 am sessions available

Bring your kids, grades Kindergarten and olderĀ to read to one of our certified therapy dogs.

Please call 440-944-6010, stop by the desk, or email juv.desk@wickliffe.lib.oh.us to register.

Reading Skills learned with reading to therapy dogs

Reading to dogs gives children essential extra practice with reading and oral skills.

Some children feel that reading becomes less difficult when reading to a dog and are more willing to read aloud at school.

Reading to dogs has motivated some children to start reading more at home, especially to their pets.

Children want to try reading more difficult books as they go through the reading to dogs program.

Kids feel more confident when answering reading related questions.

Research studies have shown that reading fluency can increase after participating in a reading to dogs program.