Therapy Dog Visit: Meet Cruz! (Ages 5 and up)

Registration Required

3rd Floor


Meet and read with Cruz, a retired racing greyhound! Greyhounds are the second fastest land animal (behind the cheetah) and can run up to 45 miles an hour. Now that Cruz is retired he enjoys walks, car rides, lots of naps and reading in the library.

Contact Information
  1. Kiersten Paine
  2. 973-744-0500
  3. youthservices@montclair.bccls.org
Sun, October 27
3:00 pm — 3:45 pm
Add to My Calendar 10/27/2019 3:00pm 10/27/2019 3:45pm America/New_York Therapy Dog Visit: Meet Cruz! (Ages 5 and up)

Registration Required

3rd Floor

Meet and read with Cruz, a retired racing greyhound! Greyhounds are the second fastest land animal (behind the cheetah) and can run up to 45 miles an hour. Now that Cruz is retired he enjoys walks, car rides, lots of naps and reading in the library.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042

Montclair Public Library

50 South Fullerton Ave.
Montclair, NJ 07042

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