A supervised volunteer opportunity for children to practice their reading skills in a fun and non-judgmental atmosphere while giving our shelter or ambassador animals the chance to get socialization. The focus of the interaction is on reading rather than the animal, which provides a safe, positive interaction for the animal and the children.
- All sessions are from 4:30-5:30 p.m.
- Rescue Readers is for children ages 6-11.
- Registration fee is $10 per session, and is non-refundable.
- Registration is on a first come, first served basis.
- We can accommodate 5 participants per session, 3 for cats, 2 for dogs.
- Parents are welcome to stay with their child throughout the session but are not required to.