Sequim schools to teach volunteer reading tutors

The sessions, both from 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m., will take place Sept. 20 and 27.

SEQUIM — Training for volunteer reading tutors is planned at Greywolf and Helen Haller elementary schools.

Teacher and reading specialist Betsy Smith will hold two training sessions in the library at Helen Haller, 350 W. Fir St.

Part one will be Sept. 20 and part two Sept. 27. Both sessions will be from 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Volunteers are asked to attend both sessions.

For questions, contact Smith at [email protected].

A reading tutor training session also is scheduled for those interested in becoming volunteer reading tutors at Greywolf Elementary from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 28.

Library session

The session will be in the library at the school at 171 Carlsborg Road in Carlsborg.

For questions, contact Krista Chatters, reading specialist teacher, at 360-582-3300.

Potential volunteers can fill out online applications for the 2016-17 school year at www.sequim volunteers.hrmplus.net.

The online application process requires an email address and provides step-by- step assistance.

A current Washington state driver’s license or state ID card is required for a background check.

For more information about becoming a registered volunteer, contact Patsene Dashiell, volunteer coordinator, at [email protected].

More in News

Jefferson County Library gets large bequest

Board welcomes ‘amazing, unexpected’ gift

tsr
Port Angeles ceremony to honor man killed in Korea

Remains of local Korean War soldier come home

US Highway 112 slide repair expected to begin Monday

State Department of Transportation officials expect to begin repairs of… Continue reading

COVID-19 cases keep rising on Peninsula

Olympic Medical Center transfers cases to Jefferson Healthcare

Jaymon Skinner of Bernt Ericsen Excavating is part of the crew moving earth for the foundation of 7th Haven, the Olympic Community Action Programs’ housing project at Seventh and Hendricks streets in Port Townsend. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)
7th Haven on schedule and on budget

First residents of housing project expected in spring ‘23

Scott Gardinier/Peninsula Daily News 
Port Angeles Food Bank workers hand out bags of food supplies and sanitization products to a long line of cars Wednesday afternoon. More than 90 people came to the drive-thru by 2 p.m. The food bank is currently preparing an indoor shopping area that is expected to be open early this year.
Port Angeles Food Bank provides for the community

Scott Gardinier/Peninsula Daily News Port Angeles Food Bank workers hand out bags… Continue reading

Peninsula awaits news on how to order federal masks

Health officer: N95, KN95 masks recommended

Police rescue 2 after Bellevue home slides off foundation

Police in Bellevue rescued two people from a home that… Continue reading

Most Read