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Dog Day Afternoons at The City Library

Once a week at the Main Library, Anderson-Foothill Branch, and Chapman Branch, The City Library partners with <a href="http://www.therapyanimals.org/R.E.A.D.html" target="_blank">Intermountain Therapy Animals’ R.E.A.D. (Reading Education Assistance Dogs</a> program to present Dog Day Afternoons, a program which offers children the chance to improve on their reading and communication skills by reading to a therapy animal. <br> Research shows that animal-assisted reading programs have a positiv...