Do you need help with your reading, writing or English speaking skills? Adults come to the library's literacy program with a variety of goals.
Read to their children
Help their children with homework
Get a job
Adults can improve their literacy skills when they are given encouragement, guidance and appropriate materials. Trained volunteers help with free tutoring.
Adult Learner Qualifications:
Must be at least 16 years old and not attending high school
Live within the jurisdiction of Solano County Library
Read at or below the 8th grade level
Able to meet twice a week for 1 ½ hours each time
Commit to at least 6 months of tutoring
To get started, please attend one of the following New Student Meetings
Bring a translator if needed.
No children allowed at meetings.
Fairfield Civic Center Library:
Monday, June 19 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, July 20 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, August 10 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Monday, August 21 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, September 18 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, September 28 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Vacaville Public Library – Town Square:
Wednesday, June 14 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, July 18 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, July 24 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, August 15 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, September 6 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, September 21 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
John F. Kennedy Library – Vallejo:
Thursday, June 29 - 10:30 am - 12 noon
Wednesday, July 12 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, August 7 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, August 17 - 10:30 am - 12 noon
Thursday, September 7 - 10:30 am - 12 noon
Monday, September 11 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
"I hated school. It's embarrassing when your peer would correct your spelling paper and you had practically nothing...The literacy program has really helped me by encouraging me. I never got that when I was a kid."
Listen to Ron's Story
At the Library