Students Justus Billyboy and Harley Billy participated in Read for 15 earlier this year.

Students Justus Billyboy and Harley Billy participated in Read for 15 earlier this year.

CCPL promotes literacy for all ages

Cariboo Chilcotin Partners for Literacy (CCPL) is a group of volunteers and support staff in the Cariboo who work to promote literacy.

Cariboo Chilcotin Partners for Literacy (CCPL) is a group of volunteers and support staff in the Cariboo who work to promote literacy in people’s lives.

CCPL offers the following:

• Free Adult Tutoring

• Group Tutoring

• Computer Help

• Tutor Training

• Bright Red Bookshelf

• Books for Babies

• Literacy Audits

• Public Awareness

• Clear and Plain Language Workshops

• Workplace Literacy

• Financial Literacy Workshops

Cariboo Chilcotin Partners for Literacy also supports and donates books to a wide variety of community groups and activities, including Family Fest, the Children’s Festival, National Child Day as well as band and school literacy events.

Upcoming event:

This weekend CCPL will have a both at the Williams Lake Harvest Fair with free books, puppets, stories, activities and volunteer sign-up sheets for our activities.

“Come story with us.”  Join us Oct. 5 for a day of workshops for writers.

Registration forms are at the Open Book, the Library or from laireschreiner@shaw.ca.

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