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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

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. 

  • November 26, 2018
  • January 7, 2019
  • February 4, 2019
  • March 4, 2019
  • April 1, 2019
  • May 6, 2019
  • June 24, 2019
  • July 22, 2019
  • August 26, 2019
  • September 23, 2019
  • October 28, 2019
  • December 16, 2019

PALS Tutor Resources



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