Families in Centereach, NY know where to go to find fun, hands-on activities that help shelter animals: their local library! Since March 2013, Middle Country Public Library (MCPL) has been offering a variety of Mutt-i-grees programs to patrons as part of its seasonal programming.
For the third year in a row, Project C.A.R.E. and North Shore Animal League America collaborated on the Mutt-i-grees® Curriculum Summer Youth Program for at-risk teens from MercyFirst’s Residential Treatment Center in Syosset, NY.
This summer, students from St. Martin de Porres Marianist School in Uniondale, NY participated in a week-long internship at North Shore Animal League America as part of the Mutt-i-grees® Curriculum. This is the second year that the school has partnered with the Animal League for this unique program.
This summer, children at Hesston Public Library in Kansas had a chance to read books with Bill, a very special dog.
Katelyn (age 4) in the Herr Memorial Library reading a book about dogs to Ruff!
On Thursday July 17th, Herr Memorial Library in Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania launched Mutt-i-grees® in the Library to 36 children and their caregivers during the Summer Discover Class for toddlers and preschoolers. This program is the first of many that will be planned throughout the year!