January 16, 2000
Area schools and literacy programs seek volunteers to help children and adults improve reading skills. Among them: Old Court Middle School, 4627 Old Court Road, Baltimore County, high school graduates to tutor pupils in grades six through eight in reading. Volunteers are needed every school day between 8: 30 a.m. and 2: 30 p.m. Contact: Yvonne Addison, 410-887-0788.
August 15, 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 Reading Aides, 6200 Loch Raven Blvd., which needs volunteers for one-on-one tutoring of adults learning to read or trying to improve reading skills. Hours by arrangement. A workshop for prospective tutors is scheduled for 8: 45 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 25. Contact: Pat Edwards, tutor trainer and director, 410- 435-7188.Belmont Elementary School, 1406 N. Ellamont St., to work as tutors in the 1999-2000 school year for children in grades one to five, between 8: 15 a.m. and 1 p.m. weekdays.