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Literacy Counsil of Reading-Berks

Welcome! The Literacy Council serves two audiences, adults and businesses, and offers classes, workshops, one-on-one tutoring and off-site training. When people come to us, they're committed to making a change - and ready to do the work. We have helped thousands of adults reach their goals. Our programs are proven effective and focus on four positive outcomes.

* Read and Write Proficiently
* Become a Productive Citizen
* Prepare for Work
* Achieve Success on the Job

Wilson School District Employees, please click here.

PLEASE NOTE: Spring classes are full. Fall 2016 registration information will be available in August 2016.

English Forward Training has arrived!

The Literacy Council is pleased to partner with the Literacy Coalition of Central Texas to bring their English Forward training to Berks County! Visit our English Forward page to find out more. Contact Cathy Martin, English Forward Coordinator, to schedule your training!


Please Help!

We need volunteers for the following:

* Tutoring
* Board Members

The Word of the Week

Find out about this week's Word of the Week here.
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April-May Newsletter June-July Newsletter

2015 Annual Report Tutor/Student Awards Dinner and Annual Membership Meeting 2011

Click here to view.

Citizenship Preparation Classes
Citizenship Preparation Classes

The Spring Series will be held at the Joan M. Breisch Adult Learning Center in West Lawn on Saturday, June 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2016, 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Cost to attend is $30.00 per person. Payment is due by Friday, May 27 at 4:00 p.m.

In the News!
In the News!

On August 5, the Literacy Council was featured in the Merchandiser. Read the article here.

In the News!

On October 23, the Literacy Council was highlighted on WFMZ's "Proof Positive" segment. Watch it here.

Listen to Our Podcasts!
Listen to Our Podcasts!

We are all about doing great work in Berks County. Listen as Ryan Breisch and his guests talk about Doing Great Work

Workforce Development Program Workforce Development Program

Click here to find out about the Workforce Development Program.