Jewish Coalition for Literacy features guest speaker Stefan Pryor, Commissioner of Education for the State of Connecticut, at JCL's event recognizing volunteer reading partners for NHPS students--at the JCC in Woodbridge
Volunteers needed for "college liftoff" event to support high-school juniors with beginning to prepare college essays; this event at Metropolitan Business Academy (115 Water Street) is sponsored by the Coop Center for Creativity.
Pre-School Story Times are every Monday and Tuesday from 10:30-11:30 at the New Haven Public Library's Stetson branch. Enjoy stories, songs, and fun for pre-school ages; call ahead to reserve a spot: Diane Brown at (203) 946-6786.
Parental involvement debated - Today
New Haven Youth Map enhanced - Today
Free ESL classes at the main branch of the New Haven Public Library, in partnership with Literacy Volunteers--improve pronunciation, listening and speaking skills in English conversation groups. Classes meet downstairs every Tuesday and Thursday, 6-8 p.m., and in the Mitchell Branch on Mondays, 6-8 p.m. No sign-up is required; call 946-8130 ext 200 for information.