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Community Literacy Center


Dates, Location

Open Tutoring

FREE reading help for adults, books to help parents read to their children, learning library and much more!!!

Everyone Needs to Read...

The Kalamazoo Literacy Council is partnering with Douglass Community Association and the Alma Powell Branch of the Kalamazoo Public Library to open a Community Literacy Center this summer.

The center will provide FREE one-on-one literacy tutoring for adults in addition to parent literacy, work literacy and health literacy activities. Tutoring will take place at the Alma Powell Branch Library.

Get involved! Become a Tutor!

Individuals interested in volunteering to become a tutor for this site or serving in other areas should call the Kalamazoo Literacy Council at (269) 382-0490 Ext. 222 for more information.