Events


Upcoming Tutor Training and Orientation

Upcoming Tutor Training and OrientationBeginning in May there will be training of volunteers to tutor English for speakers of other languages (ESOL). You don’t need to speak a foreign language to help someone learn English. The training provides information on issues common in working with adult speakers of other languages and techniques for teaching communication skills and overcoming language barriers. All six sessions are required.

Orientation and Training Dates:

Orientation: Monday, May 22, 2017 7:00 – 8:00 PM in the Athenaeum Room, Berkshire Athenaeum

Training: June 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, and 21 from from 1:30 – 4:30 PM (All sessions required.)

Training will be held at the Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s public library, located at 1 Wendell Ave. in Pittsfield.

For information call 499-9487 or email us at LVBC@bcn.net or use the Contact Us page.


Thank you to everyone who supported Links for Literacy!

All funds raised benefit Literacy Volunteers.


Thank you to all of our sponsors!

Title Sponsor

Berkshire Gas

Berkshire Gas

Additional Sponsors

Adelson & Company PC

 Adelson & Company PC

Carr Hardware

 Carr Hardware

Centerline Construction

 Centerline Construction

CompuWorks

 CompuWorks

Courtney, Lee & Hamel P.C.

 Courtney, Lee & Hamel P.C.

Crescent Creamery

 Crescent Creamery

DiMartino Security

 DiMartino Security

Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum

 Friends of the Athenaeum

Greylock Federal Credit Union

 Greylock Federal Credit Union

Hill-Engineers, Architects, Planners, Inc.

 Hill-Engineers, Architects, Planners, Inc.

Susan & Jerry Hudak

 Susan & Jerry Hudak

Lee Bank

 Lee Bank

MOLARI Employment and HealthCare Services

 MOLARI Employment and HealthCare Services

MountainOne

 MountainOne

Pittsfield Cooperative Bank

 Pittsfield Cooperative Bank

Pittsfield Pipers, Inc.

 Pittsfield Pipers, Inc.

Pittsfield Veterinary Hospital

 Pittsfield Veterinary Hospital

Scarafoni Financial Group, LLC

 Scarafoni Financial Group, LLC

TD Bank

TD Bank

Wheeler & Taylor, Inc.

Wheeler & Taylor, Inc

Dr. Natalya Yantovsky, D.M.D.

Dr. Natalya Yantovsky, D.M.D.

 


Upcoming Tutor Training and Orientation

Volunteers Always Welcome!

Volunteers provides tutoring to adults in basic reading and writing or conversational English. Informational meetings, orientations, and free volunteer training sessions are held throughout the year.

For information call 499-9487, email us at lvbc@bcn.net or use the Contact Us page.