Enlightening and Inspiring Generations with Generations of Ideas

It’s because of libraries that books like mine get recommended to book clubs and avid readers, who in turn pass them onto others looking to be whisked away from the world for a little while…and perhaps to learn a bit about themselves in the process.

Jodi Picoult
to the LaSalle Public Library on the occasion of the Library's Centennial Celebration, 2007

Tail Waggers Reading Club

Event Date: 
Nov 5 2013 - 4:00pm

Join us for the Tail Waggers Club on Tuesday, October 3rd, at 6:30 p.m.! Kids are invited to share reading with Elli, a “Reading Loving Therapy Dog!" Kids choose a favorite short book or story and read aloud to Elli for about 5 minutes. Kids not yet reading independently are welcome to read to the dogs and the group with the help of their adult caregiver. Both the audience and Elli love the pictures, so even non-readers can hold up the book to show the Illustrations to everyone! To help children feel confident in their reading, they should plan to read from a favorite familiar story. Choose a book from the Library or from home.