The ability to read is not only a crucial life skill but also a truly beautiful gift. The Literacy Alberni Society, based in Port Alberni, provides a broad spectrum of tools for adult learners. Programs range from ESL and settlement assistance to nutrition, reading and writing. The Society also provides assistance to those adults wishing to obtain their Grade 12 diplomas.
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To celebrate the cultural make-up of the Port Alberni region, and to highlight some of the Society’s valuable programs, the Literacy Alberni Society is hosting the Cultural Sharing Festival.
Here’s what you need to know: