Washoe County Library is currently only offering virtual events.
All Washoe County Libraries are closed until further notice, in response to COVID-19. All in-person library events, including community outreaches, have been suspended until further notice. Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for email updates for the latest information. Digital library resources remain available at www.washoecountylibrary.us and we are working to add additional virtual events.
Learn about Raising Therapy Dogs
Canine Companions for Independence® is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities. Learn about the four different types of assistance dogs: those who assist adults with physical disabilities by performing daily tasks; those who alert partners who are deaf and hard of hearing, Facility dogs work with clients with special needs in a visitation, education, criminal justice or health care setting and Skilled companions enhance independence.