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Tales for Tails

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Program Type:

In-Person Program

Age Group:

Registration for this event will close on October 27, 2021 @ 6:00pm.
Allowed Grades: Kindergarten to 5th Grade
There are 3 seats remaining.

Program Description

Tales for Tails

  • 6pm; on the Patio
  • Grades K-5
  • Registration is required and limited

This program pairs trained and certified therapy dogs with children in Grades K-5 who want to practice reading aloud. On the night that the program meets, there will be 4 timeslots available for kids to meet and read to a pup on the patio:

  • 6-6:10pm
  • 6:15-6:25pm
  • 6:30-6:40pm
  • 6:45-6:55pm

In the case of inclement weather, this program will be held in the Story Room. 

Beginning September 29, registration can be completed online at, by calling 309.590.6155, or by visiting the Children's Services Desk at the Library and registering in person. Miss Alex will personally email those who register to assign them a time slot and introduce them to the dog they'll be meeting!


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