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Read to Laddie the Collie

December 17, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

- Free

Did you know that reading to dogs boosts reading skills, emotional, and social skills for children? Read to a good listener who loves stories! The Concord Free Public Library invites children ages 5 years and up to “Read to Laddie the Collie” at the Children’s Library on the third Saturday of each month at 3pm on the following dates:

Oct 15
Nov 19
December 17
January 21
February 18
March 18
April 15
May 20
June 17

Laddie is a certified therapy dog through Pets and People Foundation. He is a 6-year-old sable, rough collie, who has been an active therapy dog since 2018. Laddie loves to listen to stories, whether it is children reading at a library or residents at a nursing home sharing their life stories. With his big warm furry coat, Laddie loves the colder weather, especially the fall and winter.

Register for your own 15-minute session with Laddie through the Event Calendar at concordlibrary.org. Bring along a favorite book.

For more information about Library programs and services, call 978-318-3301 (Main Branch) or 978-318-3350 (Fowler Branch), sign up for our e-Newsletter, or visit us online at concordlibrary.org. Engage with us by following us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Details

Date:
December 17, 2022
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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https://concordlibrary.org/news-events/events-calendar

Venue

Concord Free Public Library
129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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Phone:
978-318-3301
Website:
https://www.concordlibrary.org