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Sonoma County Library

Sonoma County Library
Sonoma County Library serves the 500,000 residents of Sonoma County through services and collections at 14 branch locations and online.

Right now, 30 Adult Literacy Students are waiting for a Literacy tutor in Sonoma County . Now is the time to become a volunteer literacy tutor and make a powerful, positive difference in the life of another adult in your community. No experience necessary. Free training and materials provided. Flexible hours.

Volunteer and share the rewards of reading. Help an adult learner improve their reading and writing skills and achieve their literacy goals.

The Sonoma County Library Adult Literacy Program provides FREE training, support and materials to volunteer tutors, who meet one-to-one with an adult learner at a local Sonoma County library location. Right now, we have many adults waiting for a literacy tutor in Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Petaluma, Sonoma and Windsor library locations.

Our NEW tutor training is coming up on November 7 and 10th (must attend both training dates) and will be held in Santa Rosa. Tutoring may take at your local library branch. After orientation and training is complete, tutors are asked to volunteer 2hr a week to meet with an adult learner and to file simple monthly hours/instruction reports.

Please contact us to sign up for our November 2018 NEW Tutor Training dates: Nov 7 and 10 (two part training).
707-544-2622 or literacy@sonomalibrary.org

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Advocacy & Human Rights Community Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

211 E StreetSanta Rosa, CA 95404

(38.441216,-122.71062)
 

SKILLS

  • Adult Education
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a week, with a 6 month commitment
  • simple monthly progress report and annual student goals update

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