Sonoma County Library


Literacy Program logoAdult Literacy Program

The Sonoma County Library Adult Literacy Program provides one to one tutoring for adults who wish to improve their literacy skills.  Our program is learner centered – we work with the student in accomplishing his/her goals.

Central Library Annex (behind the Central Library)
Third & E Streets
Santa Rosa

Mailing address
211 E St.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Tuesday through Friday   9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday   10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

(707) 544-2622


Programs offered

Basic reading and writing
Students work individually with a tutor for a minimum of two hours per week.

Families for Literacy
This program introduces reading as a family value to adult learners who have at least one preschool child and are enrolled in the basic reading and writing literacy program.

Inmate Tutoring
Tutors work individually with inmates on basic reading and writing at the two detention facilities in Sonoma County.  A special security orientation and clearance through the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department is required of all tutors in the inmate program, along with a two year commitment.


More information on the Adult Literacy Program

Volunteer tutors - orientation and workshops

Volunteer tutors - monthly report form - print on your home printer, fill in, and return to Library