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Official R.E.A.D. training is offered periodically byLicensed R.E.A.D. Instructors:

Ann Rosenwasser ( (913) 549-4463 in the Denver area.

Please contact her for complete details of location, dates, schedule and cost.

Organization: Denver Pet Partners

Contact Name: Ken McQuarrie, Board of Directors, Chair

Phone: 720-556-3434



Notes: We visit Englewood Public Library (Paws To Read Program), Bemis Public Library (Paws To Read Program), Anythink Library (Tails To Tails Program) Commerce City & Thortnton sites, The Bridge Project (Westwood & Columbine sites), Timberline Elementary School, East Library (Paws To Read Program) Colorado Springs, Leawood Elementary School, Leawood KS

Program: Paws to READ

Contact: MaryAnn Briggs

City: Boulder


Notes: We visit Boulder School of Integrated Studies, High Peaks Elementary, Eisenhower Elementary, Meadows Library (Boulder Public Library branch), and Community Montessori School.

Program: Summit Therapy Animals R.E.A.D. Program

Contact: Susan Alderman

Area: Summit County, CO


Notes: We are active in all 3 Summit County Libraries (Frisco, Silverthorne, Breckenridge) during the summer months. During the school year, we are active in schools throughout the county.

Contact Name: National R.E.A.D. Coordinator

Phone: 801-272-3439


Notes: For more information on registered R.E.A.D. teams or groups in this state, please contact the ITA office.

The ITA R.E.A.D. program is touching hearts across the nation. The following is a partial list of R.E.A.D. Affiliate Programs, Regional Workshops, and individual R.E.A.D teams. It is our hope that this list will help put R.E.A.D. teams in contact with programs and workshops in their area. If you would like to add your program to this list please send an email to the National R.E.A.D. Coordinator at the ITA office (

States ending in
have programs hosting regional workshops. Also, many R.E.A.D. instructors are willing to travel. Please feel free to contact one of them about setting up a workshop specifically designed for your group.