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Reading with Rover

Dogs Helping Kids Learn to Read

2019-06-12 17:00:00 2019-06-12 18:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Reading with Rover Read aloud to a loving canine listener. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence. For school-age children with a caregiver. Langley Library

Wednesday, June 12
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-12 17:00:00 2019-06-12 18:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Reading with Rover Read aloud to a loving canine listener. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence. For school-age children with a caregiver. Langley Library

Read aloud to a loving canine listener. The Reading with Rover program helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve reading confidence. For school-age children with a caregiver.

Join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Langley Library and on the 4th Wednesday of each month at the Freeland Library. Reading to a dog helps children in many ways. Dogs help to create a safe, non-judgmental, experience, which studies show reduces anxiety, anger, and depression. At the same time, increased self-confidence and self-esteem create a sense of pride and motivation to read independently. Kids LOVE reading to our dogs!

This is a free program. Reading with Rover™ is a therapy dog program serving the community of the Puget Sound. Reading with Rover is a registered 501(C)3 non profit organization.

AGE GROUP: | Elementary Early Learners |

EVENT TYPE: | Early Literacy | Connecting with Books |

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Langley Library

Phone: 360-221-4383
Fax: 360-221-3067
Library Manager:
Vicky Welfare

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Accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided upon request for library events. Please contact us two weeks in advance if you have special needs.

Upcoming events

Thu, Jun 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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