Literacy Volunteers of Berkshire County, an adult-to-adult literacy tutoring program, will hold an orientation for anyone interested in becoming a volunteer tutor in English for speakers of other languages, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, at the Berkshire Athenaeum.
Anyone who has graduated from high school is eligible to become a literacy volunteer. Knowledge of a foreign language is not required to be a tutor.
The orientation will include information about the services offered by the Literacy Volunteers, what typical tutoring experience is like, and what is involved in a volunteer commitment.
The next training will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 8, 10, 15, 17, 22 and 29, at the library. The orientation and training sessions are free.