Literacy Month Commemoration

Mayor Cal Sheehy presented a Proclamation to Christine Lupien to commemorate Literacy Month. The Lake Havasu Area Literacy Council, now in its 43rd year of serving the community, will observe Celebrate Literacy Month - September with various activities.

The Literacy Council has been operating since late last summer under WELCOME (Workplace, Education, and Literacy Coalition of Mohave County), a nonprofit, tax-exempt Foundation. Since the program began in 1977, Liter

acy Council volunteers have given approximately 62,000 hours in tutoring 1110 persons in reading, writing, and English communication skills.