LEARN (Libraries' English and Reading Network)

Abbreviation: 
LEARN

Libraries English And Reading Network (LEARN) comprises mainly library and non-profit organization staff members interested in providing materials and services to adults learning to read, speak, and understand English. The group shares ideas about providing and marketing services, maintains a database of organizations that offer those services, and investigates and publicizes funding opportunities. Any library staffer in the Chicago area who is involved with assisting adults learning to read and/or speak English is welcome to join. For more information, visit the website at www.adultslearnenglish.org.

Meetings: 

Meetings are held twice a year, in the spring and fall. The meeting often involves a presentation by a guest speaker, but also includes time for questions and discussion/sharing of ideas.

Email/Communications: 

Contact Joe Popowitch at Indian Prairie Public Library at joep@ippl.info to get added to the email list.

Contact: 
Library Types: 
Public
Category: 
Literacy
Services to Special Populations
Member Networking Group
Geographical Area: 
Burr Ridge
Joliet
Northbrook