Be the Spark!
Ignite a Reader!
Honor the people who taught you to read by tutoring a struggling reader this year. Fall Training Session October 17 – 21. Winter Training Session January 23 – February 3, 2017 (Two-weeks to allow for inclement weather) Learn more about becoming an Augustine Literacy Project® Tutor.
Come to a Reading Party!
Parents, bring your children ages 4 -8, and learn fun games to practice reading skills at home, in the car or wherever you want. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the READWS office at 336-723-4391, ext 1507 and sign up today for October 15th or November 10th!
for Reading Parties
READWS Needs Volunteers for its NEW Parent Education Seminars: Reading Party parent-oriented seminars teach simple and effective multi-sensory strategies to parents and their children in a fun, laid-back atmosphere. These strategies can be used at home to help strengthen early reading success. The next training is scheduled for October 5th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.
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Find out more about our projects and tutors
July 14 – Augustine Coffee & Conversation, 3rd Floor Library
July 19 – Augustine Coffee & Conversation, Fulton Family YMCA
Get times and full details on our calendar
October 17 – 21, 2016, M-F, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
January 23 – February 3, 2017 M-F, 8:30 a.m – 2:30 p.m.
(Two-week training to allow for inclement weather)
October 15, 2016 – 10 a.m. to noon at the Children’s Museum Register
November 10, 2016 – 6 – 7:30 p.m. Ken Carlson Boys and Girls Club for Boys and Girls Club members only
December 3, 2016 – 10 a.m. to noon at Sciworks Register
*Must preregister to attend museums for FREE after event!
Your donations will go to support READWS, home of the Winston-Salem Augustine Literacy Project ® and more. When you give, remember that the gift of literacy is something that can never be lost, stolen, or taken away. It is not disposable. Thank you for supporting READWS on our amazing journey.