Meet Peter Coyote and support the Literacyworks Center
3:00 pm15:00

Meet Peter Coyote and support the Literacyworks Center

  • Carole L. Ellis Auditorium SRJC Petaluma

We are pleased to announce a wonderful afternoon with special guest Peter Coyote, actor, author, director, screenwriter and narrator of films, theatre, television and audiobooks, on Sunday October 2nd in the Carole L. Ellis Auditorium on the Santa Rosa Junior College Petaluma campus from 3p.m. to 5p.m.

This event will support low literacy, low income adults overcome barriers to completing and being successful in college by acquiring the skills to access and complete college programs.

  • General Admission: $100 (1 ticket)

In order to make this fundraiser a success, we are looking to partner with our friends in the community. We are asking you to consider supporting this event through one of our sponsorship levels:

  • Chancellor: $2500 (10 tickets)
  • Dean: $1000 (5 tickets)
  • Professor: $500 (3 tickets)
  • Tutor: $250 (2 tickets)

We would be delighted to partner with you at this event and you’ll be recognized on our website and event program. 

For tickets for General Admission and Sponsorships go to Brown Paper Tickets.
For more information, contact Rita at (707) 981-8086 or INFO@LITERACYWORKS.ORG.

Thank you for your friendship and support! 
Literacyworks is a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit.

  • The Center is a project of Literacyworks, an educational non-profit.
  • The Center assists low literacy, low income, highly motivated adults in the North Bay to become career and college ready.
  • The Literacyworks Center helps students succeed by providing scholarships, counseling and support.
  • The Center is a cutting edge, innovative, research-based demonstration program.
  • The Center works with community partners who identify and refer motivated adults.
  • To date, the Center has a less than 10% student dropout rate compared to a historically 60% dropout rate for this at-risk population at community colleges.

Learning is power. Information is liberating. Education is progress.


Tracks Benefit Screening For Literacyworks
6:00 pm18:00

Tracks Benefit Screening For Literacyworks

  • Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center

The acclaimed film Tracks tells the incredible true story of Robyn Davison (Mia Wasikowska), a young woman who embarked on a journey of self-discovery by undertaking a perilous solo trek across 1,700 miles of the stunning Australian outback with her dog and four camels. A chance meeting with award-winning National Geographic photographer Rick Smolan (played by Adam Driver) gained her a sponsor, provided that he photograph her journey for the magazine.

Time to Reskill: Developing a National Action Plan to Improve the Foundation Skills of U.S. Adults
4:30 am04:30

Time to Reskill: Developing a National Action Plan to Improve the Foundation Skills of U.S. Adults

  • SRJC, Petaluma: Carole L. Ellis Auditorium

Literacyworks invites you join Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey, and Santa Rosa Junior College's President Frank Chong to begin a local conversation about our national foundational skills crisis.

This North Bay forum will gather input for national action plan to improve the foundation skills of U.S. adults and lay the groundwork for building greater economic vitality and shared prosperity in the North Bay. As a local stakeholder we need your input and experience to be heard by the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor.

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