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Tales to Tails

Tales to TailsSponsored by the Friends of Norfolk Public Library,
Tales to Tails gives struggling school-aged readers an opportunity to improve their literacy skills by sharing stories with reading therapy dogs. The non-judgmental presence of the dogs and their silent appreciation for the written word paves the way for reading success and provides a healthy boost of confidence.

Registration and parental consent are required.
Download the Tales to Tails Registration Form.


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Tales to Tails

Did you know that dogs love books, too? The Tales to Tails program encourages school-aged children to practice their reading skills by sharing stories with book-loving therapy dogs. (School Age)

Registration is required.

(757) 441-1751

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