Volunteers Needed

April 11, 1999

Area schools and literacy programs seek volunteers to help children and adults improve reading skills and to assist in related projects.

Among them are:

Baltimore County Delta Community Outreach Center, 8503 Glen Michael Lane, Suite 103, Randallstown, for an after-school program for children age 6 and older, working on reading, homework, computer skills and projects. Hours are 3: 30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Contact: Tanya Wade, 410-922-8655.

Partnership for Learning, an agency of the Baltimore state's attorney's office, to work with first-time juvenile offenders who have reading difficulties and learning disabilities. The partnership will train prospective tutors in the multisensory, phonics-based Wilson Learning System of reading instruction, with the next scheduled session from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 24. Contact: Mischa Green, 410-396- 5092.

If your school or organization is seeking volunteer reading tutors and would like to be included in this listing, call Sundial, 410- 783-1800, and enter code 6130.

Pub Date: 4/11/99

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