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Rebecca Jauregui-adult literacy coordinator/supervisorWelcome,
We are excited to announce that our Adult Learning Center (ALC) is now open.  We continue to offer our Read to Succeed Adult Literacy Program.  If you are interested in becoming a Volunteer Tutor or a Learner, please stop by our Adult Learning Center.  We look forward to serving you.

The Learning Center is located at 15 E. Thurman Ave, Suite B, on the 2nd floor of the Centennial Plaza Building on Main Street.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (Masks are required to enter the ALC)

The Adult Learning Center provides the following services:

  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Adult Tutoring Assistance
  • English as a Second Language
  • 3 Tutor Rooms
  • Study Areas
  • Wi-Fi
  • Job Search Resources
  • Computers

For more information call the Literacy Coordinator at 559-782-7493 or the Literacy Assistant at 559-782-7487.

Mission Statement: To provide free one-on-one literacy instruction to empower adults to succeed as individuals and members of our community.

We offer free, confidential one-on-one tutoring for adults. Learners must be 16 years or older and be out of school to qualify for the program.

Volunteers Role:

  • Available 2 hours per week to meet
  • Assist with Basic Reading & Writing Skills
  • Help Learners achieve their goals
  • Tutors will receive free training and materials

Benefits to Learners:

  • Improve Reading and Writing Skills
  • Assistance with GED exam
  • Assistance with Citizenship exam
  • Assistance with Job search

Resources: The following applications may be printed, filled out and returned to the Adult Literacy Center in the Porterville Public Library.

Helpful Links:

Adult Literacy Staff      ALC staff, tutors, and learners    ALC staff, tutors, and learners

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