Welcome to Craven Literacy Council

Working to improve the literacy skills of local people since 1986.

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Craven Literacy Council announces that 18 new tutors participated in the new tutor workshop ending on July 21, 2016. These individuals are currently being paired with a student. The next workshop will be in the fall. When you see a new face in the hallway, please give them a warm welcome!

From Left to right, back row: Joel Birenbaum, Michele Amos Olds, LaVonne Reamer, Tish Bell, Joyce Reynolds, Pete Lipford.
From Left to right, middle row: Pat Dixon, Jan Hitchcock, Donna Carey, Ana Reynolds, Sandra McKinney, Suzanne Budzynkiewicz, Lori Carlblom.
From Left to right, front row: Jan Eldred, Dennis Pymm, Debby Guillory.
Tiffiny Carter not pictured.


Do you want information on how to:

Get a Tutor Our services are free to students and confidential. Click here to learn how you can improve your reading, writing, math or employability skills with help from one of our tutors.

Volunteer You can become a tutor and help someone improve their literacy and achieve their goals. Learn more here.

Donate Donate your time, talent or money and support Craven Literacy Council as we work to build a better community one person at a time. Find out how!

Contact us at 252-637-8079, send us an email at info@cravenliteracy.org or stop by our office.

2507-A Neuse Blvd, New Bern, Mon-Thurs 9:00am- 3:00pm.  Other times by appointment.

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Fun at the 2nd Annual Trivia Night & Silent Auction

Craven Literacy Council and CarolinaEast Health System present the 2nd Annual Trivia Night & Silent Auction held in downtown New Bern on Friday, June 3, from 6-8:30PM. The event featured entertaining trivia questions, with local teams testing their knowledge against each other and competing for cash prizes. The evening's overall winning team earns bragging rights, $500, and also takes home the Trivia Night Trophy. Winners of each individual trivia round earn cash prizes as well. Also available, the silent auction with our fabulous gift baskets and dining packages.

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