Ever wonder what a police dog does? The Gritters Library is pleased to have the Cobb County Police Department’s K-9 unit put on a fun program for participants of all ages. Sergeant Maddox, with his K-9 partner at his side, will talk about what they do to keep our community safe. His highly-trained partner will follow simple commands and excite the audience with his skills. Children 9 and younger need to be accompanied by a caregiver.

Cost: Free

Time: 3-4pm

Where: Gritters Library, 880 Shaw Park Road, Marietta 30066

For more info: http://www.cobbcat.org/event/build-a-safer-community-cobb-county-k-9-unit/


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