PAWS to READ

Call 413-863-3214 to reserve a 15-minute slot for your child or teen!

Call 413-863-3214 to reserve a 15-minute spot for your child or teen to read to trained therapy dogs J-Lo or Emmy!

Carnegie Library

  • Read to chocolate lab Emmy on the 3rd Monday of each month, 4:00-5:00pm.
  • Read to golden retreiver J-Lo on the 3rd Thursday of each month, 4:00-5:00pm.

Call 413-863-3214 to reserve a 15-minute spot for your child or teen!

Children involved in PAWS programs nationwide have shown:

  • Improved READING skills
  • A sense of PRIDE in their accomplishments
  • Willingness to become INVOLVED in other positive activities
  • Increased RESPECT and KINDNESS in their interactions with animals
  • Greater READING enjoyment