Event

Paws 4 Stories

Come and read to Starr, the friendly Great Dane!
 
Paws 4 Stories is a St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Community Service that is designed to assist in helping to improve reading skills of children. In this program, children have the opportunity to read to a friendly, certified therapy dog. Reading to a therapy dog can be motivating and especially beneficial for children who are hesitant or anxious about reading . Ages 6 -12. Sessions are 20 minutes in length -  children can sign up for a maximum of three sessions each.
 
Space is limited.
 
Registration opens at 10:00am on March 16; spaces are filled first-come, first-served. Priority will be granted to those who have not participated before. Call 604-984-0286, ext. 8141 to register. 

Location: 

Lynn Valley

Time: 

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu May 31 2018.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Audience: 

  • Children