Join us for a celebration of International Literacy Day on September 11, where you can share a favorite passage from a great book you have read!
- Sign up for a 2-3 minute spot to read your favorite passage.
- Invite your friends and family.
- Get to know your community.
- Learn about our library literacy program.
- Everyone is welcome to read.
The event will be held on Monday, September 11 at 6pm in Fukaya Room A at the Fremont Main Library, a branch of the Alameda County Library. The library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL interpreter will be provided for this program if requested at least 7 days in advance. TDD (888) 663-0660. Fremont Library, 2400 Stevenson Blvd. Fremont, CA. For more information call Education and Literacy Services (510) 745-1480.
UNESCO established September 8 as International Literacy Day to promote literacy worldwide. It is estimated that 875 million of the world’s adults do not know how to read or write—nearly two-thirds are women, and that more than 110 million children lack access to education.