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Read to Succeed Adult Literacy

 October 2012 NewsletteR

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C:\Documents and Settings\amo7114.SJVD1.008\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\IXRCYID7\MP900443314[1].jpg Tuesday, October 2, 2012 – Read to Succeed Board Game Night. Come join Adult Tutors and their Adult Learners for some fun ways to enhance reading skills by playing exciting board games. We meet in the community room every first Tuesday of the month from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

C:\Documents and Settings\amo7114.SJVD1.008\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\IXRCYID7\MC900411992[1].wmfFriday, October 19, 2012 – Read to Succeed Tea Time Book Club. Bring your favorite cup or mug, fill it up with some tea, put a pastry on your plate, and let’s start reading a short story together. We’ll be meeting in the community room from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

C:\Documents and Settings\amo7114.SJVD1.008\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\Q7OHFF6W\MP900438641[1].jpgSaturday & Sunday October 20 & 21, 2012 – THE APPLE FESTIVAL. Take your family to this fun event up in Springville, CA. Their information is: AppleFestival@ocsnet.net

Learners’ Achievement Corner

Anthony Y. – Anthony is volunteering to do his special “Spooky Make-Over” make-up for one of the Library’s events (National Teen Read Week).Thank you Anthony for stepping up. That is confidence!

FREE Computer classes from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, October 6, 2012 – Introduction to DOWNLOADING in Spanish

Saturday, October 13, 2012 – Introduction to DOWNLOADING in English

Saturday, October 20, 2012 – Introduction to EBAY in Spanish

Saturday, October 27, 2012 – Introduction to EBAY in English

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Spanish Story Time – Come join the Porterville City Library for stories, songs in Spanish, every Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. up in the Community Room.

Scurry Up And Read is the next mini-reading program @ your Library for the month of October. Sign-ups begin Monday 10-01-12, and will run until 10-31-12.  For information, pick up a flyer at the circulation desk.

It came from the Library .  A National Teen Read Week program geared just for the crazy teens. It is October 15th through the 20th. The Library has different, fun events set up every day of the week. Pick up the flyer at the circulation desk. 

 

 

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