The 2017 Adult Literacy Research and Training Symposium will be held at the WMU Fetzer Center on Friday, December 1, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and all interested individuals are invited to attend. This event will provide attendees with an increased understanding of key adult literacy issues and current best practices in four major areas: Parent Literacy, Workplace Literacy, Health Literacy and English as a Second Language. The symposium will also cover how to create vibrant learning opportunities in Community Literacy Centers.
Click here for the 2017 Fall Semester Adult Learning Guide. Learn more about Adult Literacy, GED Preparation, English as a Second Language, and Tutor Training opportunities.
Join the Kalamazoo Literacy Council in celebrating our newest literacy center at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. The Open House is from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, November 5th, 2016. There will be information about the services provided at the literacy center as well as information about the adjacent ESL of Southwest Michigan program.
The Kalamazoo Literacy Council (KLC) is participating in #GivingTuesday, a global giving movement that has been driven by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in all 50 states and in countries around the world. Since its founding in 2012, millions of people have come together to support and champion the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live.
A film screening and panel discussion about the documentary “Making America Read” will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine, 300 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007.