Events


 

Links for Literacy returns – Saturday, March 28, 2020

Play miniature golf INSIDE the library!

A 10-hole golf course will be set up inside the library, taking advantage of all three floors. The course takes about an hour to play, and free refreshments will be available.

Date & Time: Saturday, March 28, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library, 1 Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA
Admission: $5.00 for adults, children under 12 golf for free!

All funds raised will benefit Literacy Volunteers.


Title Sponsor

Berkshire Gas

Berkshire Gas
 

Additional Sponsors

MyCom Federal Credit Union

 MyCom Federal Credit Union


Upcoming Tutor Orientation: Tuesday, March 31

Training of volunteers to tutor English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) begins soon. 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. Six sessions are required.

Orientation: Tuesday, March 31, 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Training Session: April 13, 16, 23, 27, 30 and May 4, with all sessions from 1: 00 – 4:00 PM. Training is free.

The orientation and 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.