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May 15, 2014
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Vicki Wood, Lincoln City Libraries, 402-441-8565

Children Can Read to a Dog This Summer

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 June 2 and runs through June 28. Pre-registration is required. To register, contact the person listed at these branch libraries:

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