Families are invited to participate in the "Read to a Dog" program offered by Lincoln City Libraries and Healing Heart Therapy Dogs, a local therapy dog organization. The program provides an opportunity for children ages 6 to 12 to practice their reading by reading aloud to a dog. Therapy teams are partnered with children who read to a dog in 20-minute shifts, once a week for four weeks. The fall session begins the week of October 5 and will continue through the week of November 14.
Pre-registration is required by contacting the person listed at the branch where the child will participate. The program is offered at following locations and times:
For more information on Lincoln City Libraries, visit lincolnlibraries.org.