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The Centre for Family Literacy is dedicated to helping families grow and prosper. Our FREE adult tutoring and family literacy programs, along with training and research, help Alberta families achieve what they imagine — improved education, jobs and health.

Links fore Literacy Golf Tournament

Join us for all the fun at our 5th annual golf tournament to raise funds for the Centre’s Classroom on Wheels (C.O.W.) bus.

Date: Wednesday, August 19
Time: Registration and lunch – 12:30 p.m.
Golf – Shotgun start 1:30 p.m.
Banquet – 5:30 p.m.
Place: The Links at Spruce Grove
Spruce Grove, AB

Eventbrite - Links fore Literacy Golf Tournament

More about Links fore Literacy

MOOOve into Summer with our new Summer Program!

The Centre’s Edmonton Literacy Classroom on Wheels (C.O.W.) bus will have special summer programming for parents and their children from birth to six years old. It will visit three locations every week for six weeks.

Come visit the C.O.W. bus for some summer fun!

Dates: July 7 - August 13
Time: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Locations, schedule, and more about the summer program (pdf)

Ruth Hayden Memorial Family Literacy Practitioner Award

The Centre for Family Literacy is seeking nominations for this award in memory of Dr. Ruth Hayden, which recognizes the accomplishments of individual practitioners in the family literacy field. Deadline for nominations is September 10.

More information and nomination form

Literacy & Learning Symposium 2015


The Symposium is an opportunity for all of us committed to literacy and adult learning to come together and share ideas, discuss issues of importance and to gain new tools. It is also an opportunity to network, socialize and interact with colleagues and friends from around the province. There will be a broad variety of sessions with high-level presenters, a Resource Fair Reception and our evening Awards Banquet.

More information about the Symposium

Date: October 13 - 16
Place: Deerfoot Inn, Calgary AB


Volunteers are the backbone of our organization and without their commitment, support and hard work, so many of our initiatives would not be possible.

Learn about volunteering at the Centre for Family Literacy here, phone the Centre at 780-421-7323 to arrange an interview with the Volunteer Coordinator, or email:

11642 142 St NW  Edmonton AB  T5M 1V4
780.421.7323 | Fax 780.421.7324