From the Coordinator’s Desk: Meet the New Coordinator!

Hello everyone, My name is Angie Wilt, and I’m the new Program Coordinator here at the FCLC. I’m so excited to be working with our fantastic staff, students, and tutors, as well as our community partners to further our mission of lifting individuals and our community through literacy! While I’m new to the Coordinator’s position, Read more about From the Coordinator’s Desk: Meet the New Coordinator![…]

A New Year, a New Home, and New Horizons!

Welcome to the new year, everyone! Like many of you, the FCLC experienced several changes over the past several months, and we have high hopes for 2018! The most significant change came just before the new year. On Dec 2, 2017, we celebrated the Grand Opening of the newly renovated Coyle Free Library, the home Read more about A New Year, a New Home, and New Horizons![…]

The Big Move: An Update

Good afternoon Literacy Council Volunteers, Supporters, and Friends: Last week we moved the Franklin County Literacy Council office to Coyle Library and we are still in the process of unpacking and getting organized. We can receive incoming calls (messages) but we won’t be able to call out until next Monday. FCLC will be closed this week Read more about The Big Move: An Update[…]

From the Coordinator’s Desk

Hello FCLC friends, volunteers, and supporters: In a collaborative effort to educate the community about how literacy issues impact the community, the film Rethinking Dyslexia will be featured as part of Community Film night this Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre.  The film is sponsored by Wilson College and Sunny Hill Properties and is being supported by the Chambersburg Council Read more about From the Coordinator’s Desk[…]

We’re Moving!

We are excited to announce that the Franklin County Literacy Council will be moving to our new location. Beginning November 2017, we’ll be at our new home located in the lower level of the newly renovated Coyle Free Library at 102 Main Street in Chambersburg. In photo: Staff, volunteers, and members of the FCLC Advisory Board get a tour of our new Read more about We’re Moving![…]

September Scavenger Hunt

The second annual Path to Literacy Event was held at the Scotland Campus on September 23, 2017.  This year’s theme was Scavenger Hunt! and was held in conjunction with Coyle Free Library’s Storytelling Event. Visitors enjoyed a fantastic BBQ lunch provided by Holy Smokes BBQ, a fun afternoon including our scavenger hunt, and musical entertainment provided Read more about September Scavenger Hunt[…]

Event: Professional Development for Tutors

Hello FCLC Tutors! Please plan on attending our Tutor Training on Saturday, September 17 from 9:00 to 3:00 at our 305 W. Commerce Street office. This professional development training will cover various areas of class management as well as how to structure lessons to best meet the needs of your student(s).  If there are other Read more about Event: Professional Development for Tutors[…]

Event: Path to Literacy Character Walk

Follow the Path to Literacy and help others to do the same! The Franklin County Literacy Council IU12 and the Coyle Free Library are joining forces to promote literacy. On Saturday, August 27, The Franklin County Literacy Council will hold a Family Literacy Walk to support the Path to Literacy from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 Read more about Event: Path to Literacy Character Walk[…]