Aurora’s Dominican Literacy Center invites donations on Tuesday, Nov. 27, through Giving Tuesday, a national online social movement. Center director Sister Kathleen Ryan, said “Giving Tuesday inspires people to give back after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone. DLC donors can do good, quickly and easily.” Donations can be made by visitingDominicanliteracycenter.org, clicking on Ways to … Read More
There are no classes today at the Dominican Literacy Center. No classes at 9:30, 11:00, 1:00 or 7:00 pm.
Thank you to Denise Crosby, who wrote about the DLC celebrating it’s 25th year in the Beacon News. If you missed the article in the paper, click here for the digital edition. Otherwise, here is the story below. It may have been providence that planted the seed. But it was a 1993 Charles Kuralt TV program about two nuns helping adults … Read More
Get your special 25th Anniversary Dominican Literacy Center t-shirt and celebrate with us this momentous milestone! These great quality t-shirts make great gifts and support a great cause of empowering the community since 1993! The shirts are unisex so size accordingly. Sizes are available in Child: Small, Medium, Large and Adult: Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, 2XL, 3XL. There is NO … Read More
The Dominican Literacy Center in Aurora will be training new tutor volunteers for its literacy program in August. Female volunteers (with high school diploma) are trained to help women students learn to read, write, and speak English. Tutors meet with students once a week for 90 minutes, from Sept. to May, at 260 Vermont St., Aurora (behind St. Therese Church). … Read More
Aurora resident Silvia Larios wasn’t born in this community — or this country, for that matter — but says she loves giving back to it. “Giving back” is the mantra of the graduate from the Dominican Literacy Center in Aurora who came to the facility with some language skills in 2010 and has been using her English education to help … Read More