Event Calendar

Oct
18
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Oct
21
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Oct
25
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Oct
28
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

CANCELLED: Big John’s Market HOWL-O-WEEN Dog Parade & Costume Contest! @ Healdsburg Plaza
Oct 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Due to the devastating wildfires in our community, we have decided to cancel the dog parade this year. Thank you for understanding!

Join us for the Big John’s Market HOWL-O-WEEN Dog Parade & Costume Contest at the Healdsburg Plaza on Saturday, October 28th from 12-2pm! Dress your pooch (and yourself) in costume and parade around the plaza! Enter your pooch in the costume contest and win a prize! All proceeds benefit the Healdsburg Center! Come enjoy this comical community event with your four-legged friends and family, sponsored by Big John’s Market! The cost to be in the costume contest is $20 per person – you’re welcome to have multiple dogs in the contest.

 

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Nov
1
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Nov 1 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Nov
4
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Nov 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Nov
8
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Nov
11
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Nov
15
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Nov 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Nov
18
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Nov
22
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Nov 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Nov
23
Thu
CLOSED TODAY!
Nov 23 all-day
CLOSED TODAY!

Both our Santa Rosa and Healdsburg shelters will be closed to the public today, 11/23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday!

Nov
25
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Nov 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Nov
29
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Nov 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Dec
2
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Dec
6
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Dec 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Dec
9
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Dec
13
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Dec 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Dec
16
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Dec
20
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Dec 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Dec
23
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Dec 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Dec
27
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Dec 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Dec
30
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Dec 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Jan
3
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Jan 3 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Jan
6
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Jan 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Jan
10
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Jan 10 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

Jan
13
Sat
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Jan 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

Jan
17
Wed
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library
Jan 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Read to a Dog @ Sebastopol Regional Library | Sebastopol | California | United States

Join us every Wednesday (some exceptions for holidays) from 3:30–4:30pm at the Sebastopol Regional Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Sebastopol Regional Library
7140 Bodega Avenue
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Every Wednesday 3:30–4:30pm

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Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Read to a Dog @ Central Santa Rosa Library | Santa Rosa | California | United States

Join us every Saturday (some exceptions for holidays) from 11am–12pm at the Central Santa Rosa Library for our Read to a Dog Program! Settle in with a certified Animal Assisted Activity dog. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult. 

Benefits of Read to a Dog

  • Dogs don’t judge, laugh or criticize
  • Dogs allow children to proceed at their own pace
  • Dogs reduce anxiety and are less intimidating than peers
  • Dogs increase interest and motivation in reading
  • Dogs help students gain confidence and self esteem
  • Dogs provide companionship and friendship
  • Dogs can help students improve decoding, vocabulary, reading fluency and comprehension skills by making reading relaxing, fun, and furry!

Questions? Call our Humane Education Coordinator, Beth, at 707.577.1902.

Central Santa Rosa Library
211 E Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Inside the Children’s Library Section
Every Saturday 11am–12pm
tel: 707.545.0831

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