Author Archives: Louise Bentley

No Classes Today at Family Literacy

There are no Family Literacy classes today.  Schools are closed in Eau Claire, so our classes are cancelled as well. Some of the staff is in the office today, but...
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It’s up to US to Say NO to Budget Cuts for Adult Education

ProLiteracy is asking everyone to write letters supporting adult literacy in light of proposed federal budget cuts. Here is an excerpt from their website: President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget proposal includes...
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NEHS Donates to Parents Sharing Books

The Chippewa Falls High School National English Honors Society (NEHS) came through again this holiday season for Literacy Chippewa Valley. The group donated 259 new books, which will be used...
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Time to “Bee” on Board for ScrabbleBee

We will soon be turning our calendars to the New Year, and Literacy Chippewa Valley’s ScrabbleBee is just around the corner. The 17th Annual ScrabbleBee will be Thursday, April 19, 2018,...
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Susan Santee-Buenger Is Newest Instructor

The most recent addition to the Literacy Chippewa Valley staff is Susan Santee-Buenger. Susan is a 1-to-1 Adult Instructor in the Eau Claire office. As a 1-to-1 Adult Instructor, Susan...
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LCV Offices Closed for Holidays

Literacy Chippewa Valley offices will be closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1, so students, tutors and staff can spend the holidays with their families. Classes resume at Family Literacy on Jan. 2,...
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Welcome New Corrections Instructor James Jeffries

Literacy Chippewa Valley recently hired a new Corrections Instructor – James Jeffries. Jim is teaching education and vocational literacy classes at the Eau Claire County Jail, and is currently coordinating...
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Parents Sharing Books Project Featured on WEAU TV

One of Literacy Chippewa Valley’s most meaningful projects during the holiday season, Parents Sharing Books, was recently featured on WEAU TV. Weekend Anchor Amanda Tyler interviewed two inmates at the...
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Dotters Books Pop-Ups Include LCV

Our literacy partner Dotters Books https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=dotters%20books hosted two pop-ups in Eau Claire in partnership with Literacy Chippewa Valley.  They were at Northbound Supply Co. on Dec. 9th and Avalon Floral on Dec....
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