Literacy Council will train tutors April 23

Published 12:00 am Thursday, April 12, 2012

Rowan County Literacy Council to hold Tutor Training Workshop.
The Rowan County Literacy Council will hold a four-session tutor training workshop starting on Monday, April 23, in the Hurley Room of the Rowan Public Library.
The first session is from 7 until 9 p.m. and will cover the literacy program and the role of volunteer tutors in helping adults to read or to learn English as a second language. At the end of this orientation, participants will be able to sign up for the next three sessions to be held on April 30 and May 2 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. and May 5 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The registration fee for these three sessions is $25 to cover the cost of materials.
In order to be certified as a tutor, participants must attend all four sessions.
Reservations for the April 23 orientation may be made by calling the literacy office at 704-216-8266 or by emailing Please make your reservation by Thursday, April 19.
Rowan County Literacy Council is a volunteer organization and a United Way Agency. Visit the literacy website at