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Do you and your dog like to help people relieve stress?

If you’re interested in learning more about how to volunteer with the HA.B.I.T. therapy dog program, please attend the information session on April 6. Details below.

March 5 Therapy Dog Visit Cancelled

Maybe Mother Nature prefers cats??? The overnight forecast shows ice and/or snow for the Knoxville area where our HABIT therapy dog and friend would be coming from for the visit. We’re going to trust the weather-folks and cancel the March 5 visit. Our friends from HABIT are too precious to put at risk! Our HABIT friends miss us UTC folks, and will be back for a therapy dog visit

UPDATED: March Events at the Library

Therapy Dog on Monday Evening

Our therapy dog friend is coming for another visit to the UTC Library! Our good friends from the UT College of Veterinary Medicine’s H.A.B.I.T. (Human-Animal Bond in Tennessee) program are bringing a therapy dog for visits. Research shows the benefits of spending time with an animal – even a short visit has positive effects – and the UTC Library wants to help give you these benefits this semester. Monday, February 9, 5:30 to

Make a Rose for your Valentine!

Are you stuck on someone? Or is there someone who you want to be stuck on you? Visit the 2nd floor of the Library on Wednesday February 11 from 11am – noon or from 6:00 – 7:00pm and make a rose for your love! These roses are sustainable – they’re made of duct-tape so they never die! Supplies will be provided, and directions about how to make the rose