Kids Read to Dogs at Local Libraries

All Ears Reading Program

Take part in an event that helps build skills and confidence in young readers at ARF’s All Ears Reading Program at select local libraries this month. Photo via ARF.

Help your child develop a love for reading by taking part in this free program offered year-round for children in grades 1-5. Young readers are paired with a therapy dog as a calming and non-judgmental partner, a method that has been proven to boost confidence and strengthen skills.

ARF’s All Ears Reading Program

Lafayette Library – 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd, Lafayette
Every Tuesday, 3-4pm

Walnut Creek Library – 1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek
2nd Monday of the month, 4-5pm

San Ramon Library – 100 Montgomery St, San Ramon
3rd Monday of the month, 4-5pm

Ygnacio Valley Library  – 2661 Oak Grove Rd., Walnut Creek
4th Thursday of the month, 3:30-4:30pm

Pre-registration is required (FREE). To register, call your local library at the number listed above or visit Animal Rescue Foundation for more information.