Volunteers we need your help!!!
Who: Anyone interested in teaching ESL to adults.

What: A training session to teach you how to volunteer in an ESL program at LCPL.

Where: Lake County Public Library Merillville Branch. 1919 West 81st Ave. Merrillville, IN 46410.

When: August 20th from 2:00p.m. – 4:30 pm.

How: Contact Rosella M. Garcia to reserve your seat. 219-769-3541 ext.336


Executive Spelling Bee


Ameristar hosts NWILC’s annual spelling bee. Pre-game hors d’oeuvres will be served free for all participants. Spelling Bee to follow. Teams will compete for a $400 prize. All proceeds will fund Northwest Indiana Literacy Coalition’s promotions for the upcoming year.  Participants spell off as a team, not individually. Whether you spell or not, this is an evening of great fun for a great cause.

Who: A team of 2 – 4 people, must be 18 years or older
When: Tuesday, September 27, 2016,
Where: The Ameristar Casino

PreBee Banquet from 5 – 7 p.m.
Spelling bee 7 p.m.

777 Aldis Ave.
East Chicago, IN 46312

Entry fee: $120 for each team of 2 – 4 people
Word lists: Will be furnished via email in advance
Questions: Call or email
Enter your team, join the fun, and a chance to win

Rosella Garcia at
219-769-3541 x336,


Form – Spelling Bee complete info



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