PAWS to Read with Sprite's Hero Therapy dogs
Sign up for a 20 minute slot to read to a therapy dog. Build reading confidence and have fun! This program is presented in partnership with Sprite's Hero. Call the library to register at 804-646-8833.
The Paws to R.E.A.D. ® program of Sprite’s HERO, Inc. replaces reading frustration with confidence and motivation. Employing the power of the human/animal bond, our Reading Education Assistance Dogs ® and their handlers as literacy mentors (R.E.A.D. teams) improve and enrich the literacy skills of children through individual tutoring in schools, libraries and community facilities throughout greater Richmond.