News from the Literacy Council

Many thanks to the Washington Health System!

Mommy and me Baby Book Bag ProgramFor over 35 years, the Literacy Council of Southwestern PA has been working to eradicate illiteracy in Washington county and, more recently, in Greene, Westmoreland, and Fayette counties.  Perhaps our most visible family literacy...

Happy New Year from the Literacy Council!

The holidays were an especially sweet time here at the Literacy Council this year! We kicked off the season with our festive, annual Tutor Appreciation dinner. This is a night of great food, fun, and a boisterous White Elephant gift exchange where we celebrate the...

Happy Holidays! Come and celebrate with us!

All tutors, students, and children, come join us on Wednesday, December 18th 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Fairhill Manor Christian Church for a Holiday Celebration! There will be no class--just merry-making! Please bring a covered dish to share with everyone. There...

It’s time for thanksgiving. . .in so many ways!

A look back at the journey. . . With summer now long gone, we look back at all that the Literacy Council of SWPA accomplished. . .and all the amazing help and support we have had from our friends! Our first stop this summer in curating our Baby Book Bags was Range...

First Annual Scholar’s Bowl!

Come and join us Saturday October 12 from 7pm-10pm for a night of food, drink, and fun while you show off your trivia skills! Teams should pick a theme--and make it good because the team who gets the most votes for best theme wins a prize! Teams are comprised of 8...