Adopt a plush pal at the library!  Puppies are up for adoption and they need plenty of love and care. Sign a pledge to read to your puppy, take your puppy to special library events and record your memories in a special Doggie Diary!

Program is free

 Shih Tzu with Toys
Stop by the library between the hours of 1:30 and 5:30 and adopt a plush pal. Each participating child will be given a plush dog, a dog collar, an adoption blanket, an adoption certificate, a reading pledge and a Dog Diary. Pick a name for your reading pal and sign a pledge to care for them and read to them. This is a free program.
Doggie Care Center                   1/25/22 at 2:30-5:30           Captain's Room         
Library Dog Walk                       2/1/22 at 4:30-5:30             Captain's Room         
Doggie Care Center                    2/8/22 at 2:30-5:30            Captain's Room
Doggie Storytime                        2/15/22 at 6:30-7:30          Captain's Room
Doggie Care Center                    2/22/22 at 2:30-5:30          Captain's Room
Doggie Diary Scrapbooking        3/1/22 at 3:30-5:30             Captain's Room
Decorate and add to your Dog Diary with special scrapbooking supplies and stickers.
Reading Pal Graduation              3/8/22           
Stop by the children's department any time during the week of 3/8.  Bring your completed reading log in and receive a graduation certificate as well as a small treat for your puppy pal.

When you register to adopt a reading pal, you will be given a plush puppy, a take home doggie blanket, a dog collar, a Dog Diary, a certification of adoption and a reading pledge. (No fee)

Anytime you bring your reading pal to the library, get a special stamp in your Dog Diary (ask a children's librarian).

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Adopt a Reading Pal

Adopt a Reading Pal                   1/18/22 at 1:30-5:30           Captain's Room         
Bring your reading pal to our Doggie Care Center and play with our grooming stations, play stations, veterinary stations and nap stations.
Bring your reading pal to our Doggie Care Center and play with our grooming stations, play stations, veterinary stations and nap stations.
Take your plush puppy on a guided riddle walk throughout the library. Ribbon will be provided for leashes.
Bring your reading pal to this doggie themed storytime.  Enjoy dog stories, dog songs and dog crafts!
Bring your reading pal to our Doggie Care Center and play with our grooming stations, play stations, veterinary stations and nap stations.

Try and read to your plush pal five times a week. Using stamps, stickers or coloring utensils, mark a box in your Dog Diary every time you read.

Record your memories with your adopted plush pal in your Dog Diary.  Draw pictures, write stories, paste photos, etc...