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Date:
October 26, 2019
Time:
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Time Details:
Each family gets a 10-15-minute turn with Rufus. Sign up at the Children's Desk up to a week ahead of time, or on the day of the event.
Location:
Eureka Main Library, Story Room
Address:
1313 Third St
Eureka, CA 95501
Contact:
707-269-1910
Cost:
Free
ADA:
Yes
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11:30 a.m., Eureka Library, PAWS to Read with Therapy Dog Rufus

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Meet Rufus, a licensed therapy dog, and his human, Jean Ann. Rufus loves playing at the beach, digging in the garden, and listening to stories. Read to Rufus, tell him a story, or just sit with him and talk for a while. Reading to a dog is a low-pressure way for children to practice their reading skills, and fun besides! A parent or legal guardian must sign a permission form before children read with Rufus, and must accompany children to the story room. Stop by the desk in the children's room to complete the form and sign up for a turn with Rufus.

Jean Ann with Rufus the big white dog, who loves to make new friends.
Rufus is a skilled therapy dog.
Here he is with his human, Jean Ann.
He loves to listen to stories!
Come meet Rufus and read him a story.