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Stories from The Student Voice

The Student Voice, a publication by READ Center students and for READ Center students, is published twice each year.  Writing is hard for...

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The Importance of Books

Posted by Lisa Marie Krysiak | May 28, 2019 | Blondie’s Babbles, Top Stories Reading is one of my favorite pastimes to do. I keep a list of all...

How do you help people who don’t want to be found?

This question was asked in a recent article about a woman, Denise O’Neal, who is sharing her literacy struggles in the hopes it...

What do Maya Angelou, Todd Beamer, Hector P. Garcia and The Four Chaplains have in common?

They are the titles of books READ Center students selected to read! The READ Center's Cary Street class has been reading the Did You Know?...

2019 Great Richmond Trivia Bee Buzz

The 2019 Great Richmond Trivia Bee was a hit with a record 56 teams competing! "My team had SO much fun at the...

Interesting novels, lively book discussion and enjoying reading…what more can you ask for?

By Carolyn Harsh, retired educator and READ Center teacher Finding content appropriate books for adults with low literacy can be a challenge. The...