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Tail Wagging Tutors
October 6, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 2, 2021
“Tail Wagging Tutors” Reading Program for children meets- first Wednesday each month from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the Coastal Branch library. Children of all ages are invited to read to Therapy Dog International (TDI) certified dogs with their handlers for entertainment or study time. Research suggests children reading aloud in a comfortable setting with non-judgmental listeners builds fluency and increases comprehension. Pick out your favorite stories or bring in your own and read to the dogs, Buster Brown or Raja. (TDI) is a volunteer organization dedicated to regulating, testing and registration of therapy dogs and their volunteer handlers for the purpose of visiting nursing homes, hospitals, and libraries. Registration is available at the library. Walk-ins are welcome.