December 19, 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:Youthful Inspirations Inc., an enrichment program for elementary and middle school pupils at three Baltimore County schools, Wellwood International Magnet School, 2901 Smith Ave.; Sudbrook Magnet Middle, 4300 Bedbrook Drive; and Bedford Elementary, 7407 Dorman Drive. Volunteers are needed from 3: 30 p.m. to 4: 45 p.m. weekdays, depending upon volunteers' schedules, to help pupils with writing assignments.
September 14, 2008
Library offering preschool classes The east Columbia library, 6600 Cradlerock Way, offers preschool classes to help children develop creative expression, social skills, comprehension and the foundations of reading. "Play Partners" for infants through 23 months with an adult is offered at 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mondays, through Sept. 29. "All Together Now," for children of all ages and adults, is offered at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Thursdays. A Farm-City celebration theme is planned for Sept. 25. "Toddler Tunes and Tales," for ages 1 and 2 (with an adult)