DERBY - Margie Miles and Sandy her therapy dog will visit the Derby Public Library for the popular Read to Sandy program at 10 a.m. March 8.
Each child will be given a 10-15 minute time slot to read to Sandy.
Sandy and Margie are registered with Therapy Dogs, Inc. and volunteer at local schools, hospitals and nursing homes.
This is a great opportunity for beginner or reluctant readers, as well as experienced readers, to build confidence, enhance their reading skills and encourage a love of reading.
Come select a book from “Sandy’s Favorites” on display each month in the Children’s Room.
Registration is requested.
For further information or to register, call the Children’s Room, 203-736-1482, stop by the Library, 313 Elizabeth St. or visit the Library website at www.derbypubliclibrary.org.
Lego Time planned
The Library invites children ages 4-11 to use their
creative talents and stir their imaginations during Lego Time at 12:30 p.m. on the same day, March 8.
All levels of building skills are
welcome to come by for this drop-in program which will take place twice a
There is no fee to attend; all building materials will be
The masterpieces will remain on display in the Children’s
Room for everyone to admire.
For information, call 203 736-1482, stop by the Library, 313 Elizabeth St. or visit the Library website at
This is a press release from Sue Sherman, Children's Librarian, Derby Public Library.
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