Posts With Keyword ‘Paws to Read’

Today Full of Activity at Pella Public Library

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:21 am

A new program for children and an evening event for older readers will make Tuesday a busy day at the Pella Public Library. 

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Trained Canine to Help Children Practice Reading at Pella Library

Posted: Saturday, September 19th, 2009 at 6:27 am


The Pella Public Library will begin hosting an exciting and beneficial new program for young readers next week. “Paws to Read” helps kids practice reading to a non-judgmental listener: a dog. Wendy Street, Director of the Pella Public Library tells KNIA/KRLS News that the services of “Stuart” – a trained therapy dog – will be made available to kids at the library twice per month for fifteen-minute shifts for each child. Registrations are required. To sign your child up for a time, contact the Pella Public Library at 628-4268.