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I'm interested in helping someone learn to read. How do I apply to become a literacy tutor at the library?

Recent statistics indicate that approximately 1 in 6 adults in Oklahoma perform at the most basic or below basic literacy levels. The Ruth G. Hardman Adult Literacy Service, located at 29th & Harvard, promotes literacy across the lifespan through emergent and family literacy outreach initiatives and adult basic and English language instruction.

Buy a License Plate and Support the Central Library Renovation

License plates are now available with the "Libraries Change Lives" logo at every library location for $10.  Proceeds from sales will go toward the renovation of the Central Library.

 

 

Panel Discussion: Vice, Crime & Vigilantes In The Magic City

vice, crime and vigilantes in the magic city, tulsa

Vice, Crime & Vigilantes in the Magic City

Saturday, July 19 • 10:30 a.m.-noon

Tulsa Historical Society, 2445 S. Peoria Ave.

The Dress Doctors by Cindy Hulsey

I’m fascinated by both cultural history and fashion and recently read a new book called The Lost Art of Dress: The Women Who Once Made America Stylish by Linda Przybyszewski, who is a historian at Notre Dame and an award-winning dressmaker.

Learner Recognition Opportunity!

Attention Literacy Tutors!

Is your student doing a great job? Feel like they deserve some recognition for all their hard work? This is your opportunity!

The Oklahoma Literacy Coalition is asking you to submit the name of a learner from your program to be recognized as ESL Adult Learner of the Year and Basic Education Adult Learner of the Year at the OLC Fall Learner Conference!

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