Build confidence and read one-on-one with a therapy dog!
A limited number of tickets will be available beginning at 4:00 p.m. at the children's information desk. First come, first served. No siblings or adults allowed in the session.
Readers will each get up to 10-minutes to visit and read with a therapy dog. This program is intended for kids ages 5-10 who have some ability to read aloud on their own.
Questions about this program? Contact the branch 240-777-0110
Looking for more fun things to do at MCPL?
TumbleBooks - books that read themselves
Kanopy Kids - videos and animated books
BookFlix - animated stories
Explora Educators, Explora Primary School - education resources
1,000 Books Before Kindergarten - sign up online today, and print out your child's reading log and your list of Early Literacy Moments.
Take a look at these resources for kids using your library card. Don't have a card right now? No worries! Find out how to Get a Library Card.
People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing should request English-language captioning or sign-language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program they plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.
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