BELFAST – Literacy Volunteers of Waldo County will hold its annual meeting and reception for tutors and volunteers 5:30-7 p .m. Thursday, May 24, in the Abbott Room of the Belfast Free Library. The public is welcome to attend.
The keynote speaker will be Dr. Julie DellaMattera, assistant professor at the University of Maine. Her presentation will deal with educational policy in early childhood education and the impact it has on later learning.
The Literacy Lion Award will be presented to Jane Thompson, children’s librarian at the Belfast Free Library since 1996.