Lincoln City Libraries and Healing Heart Therapy Dogs, a local therapy dog organization, are providing an opportunity for children ages 6 to 12 to polish their reading skills this summer. Therapy teams made up of a dog and its handler are partnered with children who can practice their reading skills by reading aloud to a dog.
Children read to dogs in 20-minute shifts once a week for four weeks. The next session begins the week of September 22 and runs through November 3. Pre-registration is required; see the contact information below to register.
Eiseley Branch Library
1530 Superior Street
Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; contact Dan at 402-730-5274 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Gere Branch Library
2400 S. 56th Street
Saturdays, 4:00-6:00 p.m.; contact Katherine at email@example.com
South Branch Library
2675 South Street
Thursday 5:30-7:30 p.m., contact Jayne at Apafirstname.lastname@example.org
Walt Branch Library
6701 S. 14th Street
Monday, 6:00-8:00 p.m., email Angela at Anjherbert@me.com