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Literacy Makes a Difference

Literacy- the ability to read- makes a difference in a person’s life. It is an issue around the world, even in Nevada County. Alan Archer from ReadUp talks about International Literacy Day and the importance of learning to read.

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850 million people worldwide cannot read. The United States has its share of non-readers too and its a concern.

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And Nevada County has its share of non-readers.

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ReadUp sponsored by the Nevada County Library is an organization that is here to help. Archer talks about how it assists adults and families to help break a cycle of illiteracy.

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For more information about ReadUp contact Alan Archer at the Madelyn Helling Library at the Rood Center in Nevada City 530-470-2772

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