Read with Mollie's Friends

Mollie's furry friends are ready to read with you!

Takes place on the third Saturday of each month from 10:30 a.m. – Noon in Polly's Room

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Mollie's friends are volunteer therapy dogs and fun, cuddly, and non-judgmental listeners who can help strengthen reading skills and build confidence in young readers. Please arrive by 10:00 a.m. to sign up for your 15-minute time slot. There are a limited number of slots available, and slots will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Experience Value:

  • A "pawsitive" experience that builds excitement about reading
  • A judgment-free reading buddy who helps children feel calm while reading
  • Eagerness to go home and read with your pets

What people are saying about Reading with
Mollie's Friends:

"Since she has started reading with Mollie & Friends, I have noticed that her confidence in reading aloud has blossomed!! Love this program!" - Reading Tutor 

"My children ask when the next Mollie and Friends event is. My daughter is gaining confidence in reading aloud. Her reading and speech are improving. She now has little anxiety about reading." - Parent

"My children love coming to this program. They love reading and talking to the dogs. They are gaining confidence in speaking and gaining independence. (They ask me to leave so they can spend time with the dogs.)" - Parent