Read to the Dogs is a program that pairs young readers with trained dog-and-handler teams. This program helps children develop their reading skills in a relaxed, non-judgmental environment.Reservations are Required. To register, drop by or call the Bethany Branch at (503) 617-7323. Due to the popularity of this program, we ask that you please sign up for a maximum of one 30-minute session.
Early Literacy skills start with songs, rhymes, books and action for walkers and an adult. Every Tuesday from 9:30 – 10:00 am before the library opens, June 13 – July 25*.*NOTE: Library closed on July 4. The library doors will be open ONLY from 9:20 to 9:40 am, so please arrive on time. We will not be able to admit anyone after 9:40. Held in the Children’s Area in the library.