Literacy Center gets local kids hooked on reading

Literacy Center gets local kids hooked on reading

24 October, 2018

By PAT HILL [email protected]

There’s nothing like a dog to get kids to enjoy reading — and to be driven to excel. That’s how it is in Woodland Park at the Children’s Literacy Center.

A recent visit to the center, where the satellite location is the Woodland Park library, has kids excited about reading with Brandy, the Golden Retriever therapy dog, as the listener, true or not.

Children's Literacy Center receives generous gift of donated books for Book Lover's Day

Aug 29, 2018 Updated Sep 5, 2018

The Arena Athletic Performance Center’s Trevor and Kitsen Goldberg donated boxes of books collected at their National Book Lover’s Day promotion to Ann Sulley from the Children’s Literacy Center. The Arena is an athletic training facility for athletes of any age and sport. The Children’s Literacy Center, a free one-on-one tutoring program, depends on donations from Colorado communities. Photo courtesy of Kitsen Goldberg

Help a child read by volunteering with the Children's Literacy Center


Help a child read by volunteering with the Children’s Literacy Center


With fall approaching and new schedules and routines being set, I wanted to take a moment to tell you about an amazing opportunity for you to give back to our Tri-Lakes community in a simple yet deeply impactful way: reading with a child.

Children's Literacy Center featured in The Essential Kids Guide to Colorado Springs!

May 17, 2008 recently published their Essential Kids Guide to Colorado Springs featuring varying areas of interest for youth-oriented organizations and activities in Colorado Springs.  Children's Literacy Center, along with the great work of our volunteers and the amazing success of our students, was featured in the Education and Learning section!   You can read the full story here!