The Literacy Network, in Partnership with the Madison Public Library present free tutors available to help adults improve basic reading and writing skills so they can: study for the GED, find or get a better job, understand doctors’ directions, and more! This is Tuesday nights from 5:30 to 7:30pm at Hawthorne library, 2707 E Washington Avenue, and Wednesday mornings from 10:15am to 12:30pm at Goodman South library, 2222 South Park Street. To register, call 608-244-3911 and ask for Ezi. (EH-zee)
This Thursday, August 21st, Housing Initiatives will celebrate its 20th anniversary. Housing Initiatives is a non-profit community housing development organization that provides permanent housing to people who suffer from mental illnesses. All are invited to this anniversary event to enjoy food, drink and a silent auction. This is Thursday at 5pm at Tenney Park, 1414 East Johnson Street. If you cannot attend the event but want to help, call 608-277-8330 or visit housinginit.org.