The Giving Tree at Troy-Miami County Public Library will be accepting donations throughout the Big Read to benefit 4 Paws For Abilities. The library will be collecting the following items: New or Used/Clean towels and washcloths, Dog Toys (Kong or Nylabone Brands), or Dog Food and Treats (Pup-Peroni, Milk-Bone, or Kibbles ‘N Bits Brands). Stop by to donate anytime during March and April.
The Underdogs: Children, Dogs and the Power of Unconditional Love, by Melissa Fay Greene will be the subject of programs taking place at area libraries, schools, and other venues during the Big Read in March and April 2018. This nonfiction book tells the story of the founding of 4 Paws For Ability, a nonprofit organization based in Xenia, Ohio, that trains and places service dogs internationally.
Need more information? Join us Thursday, March 15 at 6:00 p.m. at for Pups for a Purpose. We are excited to have 4 Paws for Ability join us to talk about their history, share their vision, and demonstrate what their service dogs can do. This program is for adults and no registration is required.
Are you reading The Underdogs? Join us at Troy-Miami County Public Library on Monday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m. for a lively discussion exploring the amazing relationship between canines and humans. You can pick up your own copy of the Big Read or call the library at 937-339-0502 ext. 112 for more information