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Upcoming R.E.A.D. Training and Events

Contact R.E.A.D. Headquarters for information about upcoming workshops


R.E.A.D. Workshop — Pomona, NY

Hosted by Therapy Dogs of Rockland

When: Sunday, October 27, 2019

Time: Noon to 4:30 PM

Preregistration is required! Contact Candace Robinson at .

R.E.A.D. Workshop — Peachtree City, GA

Hosted by CAREing Paws

When: Saturday, November 9, 2019

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Contact Melissa to register 

Space is limited. Registration and Payment are due by October 26th! 

R.E.A.D. Workshop — Salt Lake City, UT

Hosted by ITA

When: Wednesday, November 13, and Thursday, November 14, 2019

Where: ITA Offices, Salt Lake City, UT

Preregistration is required! Contact Karen Burns for more detailed workshop information and to register: or 801-272-3439.

R.E.A.D. Workshop — Santa Rosa Beach, FL

Hosted by READing Paws

When: Saturday, November 16, 2019

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Preregistration is required! Register through the READing Paws website: 

R.E.A.D. Workshop — Slidell, LA

Hosted by Angels on Paws

When: Saturday, November 23, 2019, 10:30 AM to 4:45 PM

Where: St. Tammany Parish South Slidell Library

Cost: $65, includes R.E.A.D. manual

Preregistration is required! Register by visiting the Angels on Paws Facebook page For more information, contact Angels on Paws at  

R.E.A.D. Workshop — Tallahassee, FL

Hosted by Tallahassee READs! and TMH Animal Therapy Program

When: Saturday, January 11, 2020

Where: TMH  -  Nursing Resource Center

Time: Noon – 5 pm

Preregistration is required! Please contact Patty Mitchell at

R.E.A.D. Workshop — Hebron, CT

Hosted by Healers With Halos

When: March 2020 (Date TBD)

Contact Kelly Kasheta ( or Sharon Boothroyd ( for workshop information and registration 

READing Paws offers trainings quarterly in each of its chapter areas (GA, FL, AL, TN). Go to to complete an application for training and the folks at READing Paws will be in touch when a training is scheduled in your region. 

Phone: 801.272.3439 | Fax: 801.272.3470 | | 4050 South 2700 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84124

Main City Library

210 East 400 South in SLC

1st Saturday 1 to 2 pm

Millcreek Center Library

2266 Evergreen Ave (3435 South)

2nd Saturday 3 to 4 pm

Murray Library

166 East 5300 South in Murrary

Once a month.  Call library for schedule.

North Logan City Library

475 East 2500 North in North Logan

2nd and 4th Thursdays at 4 pm

Riverton Library

12877 South 1830 West in Riverton

4th Saturday 10:30 to 11:30 am

Sandy Library

10100 South 1405 East in Sandy

3rd Saturday 10:30 am to Noon

Smith Library

810 E 3300 S in Salt Lake City

3rd Wednesday 4 to 5 pm

Springville Library

45 South Main Street in Springville

Thursday evenings at 6 pm

Summit County Library

1885 West Ute Blvd. in Park City

Every Thursday at 3 pm

Whitmore Library

2197 E. Fort Union Blvd. in Cottonwood Heights

2nd and 4th Saturdays at 10:30 am

NOTE: Before you go, please confirm schedule with the library you intend to visit. Libraries must sometimes make changes.

R.E.A.D. Library Programs in the Salt Lake City Area

Anderson Foothill Library

1135 South 2500 East in SLC

1st Saturday 1 to 2:30 pm

Coalville Library

85 North 50 East in Coalville

Once a month.  Call library for schedule.

Draper Library

1136 E. Pioneer Rd. in Draper

3rd Saturday 10:30 am to Noon

(Call to confirm schedule)

King’s English Bookshop

1511 S 1500 E in Salt Lake City

1st Saturday 11 am to noon