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Volunteer Literacy Tutors Needed

12/12/2014

 

Change a Life Through Reading - Become a Volunteer Tutor

 

 

Help an adult improve reading, writing and English speaking skills.

  • No experience necessary

  • Flexible hours

  • We prepare you and supply all materials

 

Tutor Qualifications:

  • At least 18 years old 

  • Average reading and writing skills 

  • Willingness to make a 6 month commitment

  • Interest in helping another adult.  No teaching experience needed!

 

 

Tutor Training Schedule

 

Winter 2015:

 

Orientation

Saturday, January 10, 10 a.m. – 12 noon
                           -OR-
Wednesday, January 14, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Getting Ready    Saturday, January 24, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Follow-Up   Saturday, February 21, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

 

To register or for more information call:

 

 
 

Discover & Go

12/12/2014

Take your family to the Wonderful World of LEGO at the Napa Valley Museum for free –or one of 40 other bay area museums with Discover and Go.

 
 

Consumer Reports

12/09/2014

Shopping? Use your library’s subscription to free, FULL unbiased ratings with Consumer Reports, under the Research tab.

 
 

War Ink

12/03/2014

Library joins War Ink Exhibit to Open Dialog Between Vets and Civilians.

 
 

Read to A Dog

11/25/2014

Read to a Dog. Let your child practice reading to our furry friends who love hearing a good story. Click above for branch days and times.

 
 

Parent Leadership Training Institute

11/24/2014

Free training on advocacy from the Parent Leadership Training Institute of Solano County. Sponsored by the United Way and Children’s Network.

 
 

Library Recruiting Algebra Tutors for Middle School Students

11/24/2014

Become a tutor! Help Vallejo middle school students succeed in Algebra.

 
 

Legal Information Reference Center

11/20/2014

Divorce, wills, immigration, speeding tickets… get answers to your legal questions with Legal Information Reference Center.

 
 

Lawyers at your Library

11/10/2014

Free legal advice and referral up to 20 minutes. In Fairfield, Vacaville and Vallejo. Check branch calendars for dates and times.

 
 

Christmas Holiday, December 25, Library Closed

11/03/2014

Solano County Library branches will be closed Thurs, Dec 25 in observance of Christmas Day. Wed, Dec 24 all branches will be open 10am-5pm.

 
 

Homework Help

10/28/2014

Homework help – in person or online. Volunteer tutors in branches after school (kindergarten to 6th grade), Live Homework Help connects students with professional tutors, 1-10 daily (4th grade to college intro).

 
 

Inventor's Lab

09/30/2014

Lawrence Hall of Science: hands-on science and engineering projects. Suisun City Library, Dec 18 at 3:30 p.m.

 
 
 
 

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