Caption

Kids can read a story with shelter cats at Gwinnett library

Cat’s out of the bag: Kids can share a story with a few adoptable felines at Gwinnett County Public Library’s Mountain Park Branch.


READ | New BurgerFi location opening in Gwinnett


The library is holding “Furtales” story time on Sunday, March 18. Kids aged 6 to 12 can practice their reading skills alongside adoptable cats from Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters, a Doraville-based rescue.

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Most read

  1. 1 Outrage over Atlanta Gulch deal crosses all boundaries | Torpy
  2. 2 Video released of Georgia man killing two deputies
  3. 3 APD sergeant awarded $100K from Forsyth County after false DUI arrest

Furkids is Georgia’s largest no-kill rescue and shelter organization, according to its website. It houses 275 cats in a cage-free facility in Doraville. The felines are given nearly free reign of the 10,000-square-foot space, with soft napping spots and toys interspersed throughout. 

The Furtales story event will be held from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Furkids’ Doraville facility, located at 2650 Pleasantdale Road, Suite 8. Find all of Furkids’ adoptable cats at its website.


Like Gwinnett County News on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter and Instagram

Stay up to the minute with breaking news on Channel 2 Action News This Morning


The defendant refused to go in the courtroom

More from AJC