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Louie Listens

May 11, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Essex Library will host a May session of Louie Listens, an opportunity for kids & teens to read with a local, licensed therapy dog, on Thursday, May 11, 2023 from 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM.

Reading to a therapy dog has been proven to improve reading skills, self-esteem, and confidence in public speaking sessions. Kids & teens can sign up to spend time with and read to Louie the Labrador, a local, licensed therapy dog and his handler, Rebecca Russell. Time slots will be a private 10 minutes to read to and interact with Louie.

This free event is open to all kids & teens who wish to practice reading, or spend time, with a therapy dog. Register at 860-767-1560 or by e-mailing staff.essexlib@gmail.com. For more information about this event, please call the Essex Library or see https://www.youressexlibrary.org/children/childrens-featured-events/. Essex Library is located at 33 West Avenue in Essex.


May 11, 2023
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Essex Library
33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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860 767-1560

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    Essex Board of Trade, Inc., P.O. Box 322
    Essex, CT 06426 or email Info@EssexCT.com