We’re pleased to announce an Interview and Essay Competition for youth. If you’re a student in Grades 7-12, interview someone 60+ and create an essay on the theme “My Childhood Home”.
Junior category (ages 12-15) 500 – 750 words
Senior category (15+1 day – 18) 750 – 1000 words
“My Childhood Home” essay contest sponsored by the Rotary Club of Hanover.
There’s more information on the poster below or contact
firstname.lastname@example.org or 519.364.0008.
Our fall drama workshop program is now full. We are accepting names for our waitlist. Led by local performer Jenny Parsons, sessions begin on Thursday, October 5th, 4 pm. No cost. Thanks to all registrants – see you then!
To find out more about this program, please see the
LOIF Information Sheet and also the Application Form For Participants if you’d like to be added to the waitlist. We’re also accepting submissions for Adult Leaders and Teen Volunteers to assist at these workshops.
South Grey Bruce Youth Literacy Council presents:
Ima Gabbler’s infamous little red book is missing… and that’s dynamite for the members of New York’s glittering, glamorous Algonquin Round Table .
Join them for a murder … wrapped in a mystery—20s style!
Friday October 27, 2017, 7pm-9pm at Jest Arts Studio, 148-1 Garafraxa St. North, Durham
Tickets $25, includes hors d’oeuvres. Cash Bar.
email@example.com or 519.364.0008
Free one-on-one tutoring with screened, trained volunteers for children and youth 6-18. Applications for learners are available online or contact our office for more details.
Free fall improv drama program begins Tuesday, September 19th, for 8 weeks. Registration forms for participants are available online. Hanover, Durham Location TBD – call for details.
Save the date for our fall twisted mystery fundraiser, Friday, October 27th, 7-9 pm. Location TBD.
The scene: the Algonquin Hotel, New York, 1920. Writers, agents and hangers-on gather for a glamorous evening – mayhem ensues! Solve puzzles and interview suspects, enjoy good eats and help raise funds for Youth Literacy.
For information, email
firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact Kimm at 519.364.0008.
A big ‘thank you’ to the Society of Energy Professionals for their recent generous donation in support of Youth Literacy!
The Society of Energy Professionals has been an ongoing supporter as we help kids read, and as we try to reach more families and more volunteers, their support is invaluable.
Youth Literacy Treasurer Harvey McFadden and Shirley Hayes from The Society of Energy Professionals