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Agency name:

City of Alameda Libraries

Program name:

Paws to Read

Program Last Updated: 01/06/2020

This information has not been updated in 90 days. Please check with this agency to see if any changes have occured to this program information

Program Start Date: 01/09/2020 | Program End Date: 05/28/2020

This program has ended and is currently no longer running.

Program Description: Would you like to read to a friendly dog? Children in kindergarten through fifth grade have the opportunity to read to some amazing listeners who love to relax while listening to a good book. All the dogs involved in the program have been certified, passing temperament and sociability tests. Sign-ups are required. There are two sessions each Tuesday. The sessions run Tuesdays at 3:45 and 4:15 throughout most of the school year.

Service Address: 1550 Oak Street, Alameda , CA 94501
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Program Contact(s):

  • Agency Name: City of Alameda Libraries
    Phone: 510-747-7777
    Address: 1550 Oak Street Alameda , CA 94501

Ages Served:

  • 5 years & up


  • Age


  • Story times and literacy
  • Playgroups
  • Fun things to do with your family

Location Type:

  • Center-based


  • Both children and parents/caregivers


  • English

Genders served:

  • Female
  • Male
  • Trans

Type of cost:

  • No Fee

Target Group: Children in kindergarten through fifth grade.

Program Operating Hours Start Time - End Time

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM


Intake Procedure:

  • Telephone registration

Other Intake Procedures: Call the Children\'s desk at 510-747-7705 to sign up.


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