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Learning is a Family Thing

Posted by ppna on April 20, 2009


Fun for the whole family!

Sponsored by the Washtenaw County Literacy Coalition, the “Learning is a Family Thing” (LIFT) Program is a series of four interactive sessions designed to enhance family, health, financial, and workplace literacy skills for everyone in the family!

The four sessions will address:

Reading Together: Reading as a family; using effective communication skills and study techniques.

Healthy Families: Keeping your family healthy through nutrition, exercise, and education.

Dollars and Sense: Credit management, budgeting, and financial smarts for all ages.

Workplace Skills: Using computers, protecting your employment, and finding the right career for you.

Activities for all ages! Prizes, raffles, giveaways! Snacks and drinks provided!

Cost: Absolutely nothing! It is free!

Ann Arbor District Library

343 S. Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI

Reading Together: 4/19/09, 2-4pm

Healthy Families: 5/17/09, 2-4pm

Dollars and Sense: 6/7/09, 2-4pm

Workplace Skills: 7/19/09, 2-4pm

Community Church of God

565 Jefferson St., Ypsilanti, MI

Healthy Families: 4/28/09, 6-8pm

Reading Together: 5/26/09, 6-8pm

Dollars and Sense: 6/23/09, 6–8pm

Workplace Skills: 7/28/09, 6-8pm

Faith in Action

603 S. Main St., Chelsea, MI

Workplace Skills: 4/15/09, 7-9pm

Dollars and Sense: 5/20/09, 7-9pm

Healthy Families: 6/17/09, 7-9pm

Reading Together: 7/15/09, 7-9pm

Jewish Family Services

2245 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI

Dollars and Sense: 4/8/09, 10am-12pm

Reading Together: 5/6/09, 10am-12pm

Workplace Skills: 6/3/09, 10am-12pm

Healthy Families: 7/1/09, 10am-12pm

Ypsilanti District Library

5577 Whittaker Rd., Ypsilanti, MI

Workplace Skills: 5/4/09, 6:30-8:30pm

Healthy Families: 6/8/09, 6:30-8:30pm

Reading Together: 6/29/09, 6:30-8:30pm

Dollars and Sense: 7/13/09, 6:30-8:30pm

See attached for more information. Please distribute widely.


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