I-READ moving sale set
The Adult Education Department will have a Two-Eventsin-
One Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20 in the
Before moving into the Peter Miller Community Technology
Center, the I-READ Adult Literacy Program is having a moving
sale. The miscellaneous items include picture frames, books,
clocks, candleholders, flag pins and book pins.
The second event, held simultaneously, is a gently-used holiday
items sale. These miscellaneous items, including Thanksgiving
and Christmas decorations, have been donated by IVCC
None of the items will be priced, but each will be available
for a monetary donation. Proceeds from these two events will
go to the I-READ program and the Support Staff Service Project,
which will help Adult Ed students pay for the GED test,
which is changing Jan. 2, 2014, and increasing in cost from $50
The I-READ program serves adult learners who test below
the ninth grade level in reading or math or who are beginningto
intermediate-level English language learners. These learners
are tutored by volunteers who receive 15 hours of training before
being placed with a learner or in one of our Adult Education
classes throughout the IVCC District.
The I-READ program is made possible by a grant awarded
by the Illinois State Library, a division of the Office of Secretary
of State, using funds designated for literacy.