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Reading Program

A Story of Perseverance, Self-Confidence, and Friendship

Posted on Monday, August 29, 2016 by Amanda Lee

Adult literacy is about opening doors and changing lives. Just ask Leticia.

The New Literacy Specialist, Amanda

Posted on Wednesday, August 17, 2016 by Amanda Lee

The New Literacy Specialist, Amanda Hi, I’m Amanda and I am the Literacy Specialist for the North County libraries (Milpitas, Cupertino, Campbell, Los Altos, and Saratoga) within Santa Clara County Library District. I have been teaching English for the last 10 years and have been working in the adult literacy field for the last 6 years. I currently live with my husband in San Jose, CA.

FREE ESL Classes at the Campbell and Gilroy Libraries

Posted on Monday, August 1, 2016 by Gail Mason

FREE ESL Classes at the Campbell and Gilroy Libraries FREE ESL Classes at the Campbell and Gilroy Libraries

Journey to Citizenship

Posted on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Nathalie Jackson

Journey to Citizenship I am a tutor with the Reading Program for the Santa Clara County Library system and have been tutoring Angelica for close to four years.  Several years ago, Angelica began to talk about becoming a citizen.  I gave her several resources that might help her in the process.  About a year ago in April, she went to a meeting that she had heard about where she could receive free help...

Paying It Forward

Posted on Monday, November 30, 2015 by Nathalie Jackson

Paying It Forward Here I was, the teacher being taught by the student.  I was so thankful that she had the knowledge that I badly needed and was able to communicate it to me.  To me, this was “paying it forward” in grand style.

Meet Elaine, Woman on the Go

Posted on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

Here is a success story about a Reading Program participant. 

FREE ESL Classes at Milpitas and Gilroy Libraries

Posted on Friday, July 31, 2015 by Mark Fink

Sign up for FREE ESL Classes at Milpitas and Gilroy Libraries

Reading Program Tutors Change Lives

Posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

Reading Program Tutors Change Lives Reading Program Tutors Change Lives  

Happy Volunteer Appreciation Week!

Posted on Monday, April 13, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

Happy Volunteer Appreciation Week!

Be a Super Hero!

Posted on Friday, April 3, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

Be a Super Hero! The Reading Program seeks volunteers to help ESL students improve their vocabulary, build their comprehension skills, and practice conversation.

Desperately Seeking Thirty-Two!

Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

The Reading Program needs thirty-two volunteer tutors.

Got time?

Posted on Thursday, February 12, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

The Reading Program seeks volunteer tutors.

Voices from Literacy Land - The Reading Program

Posted on Monday, February 9, 2015 by Nathalie Jackson

Voices from Literacy Land - The Reading Program Join the Reading Program and help make a difference in someone’s life.  You’ll love it!

What's up at the Reading Program?

Posted on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by Brenda Trosin

Some Reading Program outcomes for this past ficsal year

Welcome New Literacy Specialist, Nathalie!

Posted on Monday, December 1, 2014 by Brenda Trosin

A brief introduction to the new staff person with the Reading Program

Reading Program

The Reading Program

350 W. Sixth Street
Gilroy, CA 95020
Providing free adult literacy services throughout Santa Clara County Library District
Phone: (408) 262-1349
Email: readingprogram@sccl.org