Contact Information

 

Solano County Library
Literacy Program


707-784-1526
           or
1-800-450-7885
 

Adult Literacy/ESL

 

Do you need help with your reading, writing or English speaking skills?  Adults come to the library's literacy program with a variety of goals. 

For example: 

 

  • Read to their children

  • Help their children with homework

  • Get a job

 

Adults can improve their literacy skills when they are given encouragement, guidance and appropriate materials. Trained volunteers help with free tutoring.

 

Adult Learner Qualifications:

 

  • Must be at least 16 years old and not attending high school

  • Live within the jurisdiction of Solano County Library

  • Read at or below the 8th grade level

  • Able to meet twice a week for 1 ½ hours each time

  • Commit to at least 6 months of tutoring

 

 

 

To get started, please attend one of the following New Student Meetings

Bring a translator if needed.

No children allowed at meetings.

 

 

Fairfield Civic Center Library:

Updated schedule for new student meetings will be posted when the Library reopens.

 

Vacaville Public Library – Cultural Center

Updated schedule for new student meetings will be posted when the Library reopens.

 

John F. Kennedy Library – Vallejo:

Updated schedule for new student meetings will be posted when the Library reopens.

 

 

 

 

"I hated school. It's embarrassing when your peer would correct your spelling paper and you had practically nothing...The literacy program has really helped me by encouraging me. I never got that when I was a kid."

- Ron

Listen to Ron's Story