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Literacy Tutor and Student 

PALS provides adults with the tools to change their lives by giving them the reading, writing, and basic math skills needed to earn a living, stay healthy and improve our community.

Change Lives: Be a Volunteer Literacy Tutor 

Literacy Tutor Position Descriptions

2018 Literacy Tutor Training Schedule

All trainings are from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at the Auburn Library. To register, or find out more, contact Angela Perron at: 530-886-4530 or There is no cost to become a literacy tutor. Interested participants must pre-register so that adequate materials can be supplied.

  • Monday, April 23
  • Monday, May 21
  • Monday, June 18
  • Monday, July 30  (cancelled)
  • Monday, August 13
  • Monday, September 17
  • Monday, October 22
  • Monday, November 26

PALS Tutor Resources



 "Your life becomes almost like a minefield- not being able to read or write in a literate world."