Stay tuned for Details about our Spring Fundraiser -

Wild About Literacy!

Dine out for Literacy! Thursday, January 30th.

Great food, lovely beverages, and a percentage of all sales ALL DAY LONG will go to benefit Adult Literacy via LEARN ENGLISH!

Previous Events

LEARN ENGLISH in the Media 

Community Conversations

Local public radio  station, WNRN, recently teamed with our Executive Director, Judith Shuey, as a part of their community conversations series.  Thank you, WNRN!

Our Waynesboro ESL classes were recently featured in The Catholic Virginian. Read the article online to find out more about these classes.

Our November Dine out for Literacy was covered by WHSV!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our most recent fundraising events! 


September 2018 Fundraiser at the Frontier Culture Museum

John Avoli's story of moving to America, delicious dinner and drinks, and wonderful company. 

Tree Streets Yard Sale - Summer 2018!

Dine Out For Literacy -- November 30th 2017

We had a delightful evening at the Baja Bean in November and with their help raised over $300! Thank you Sarah and the Baja staff and all who came out to dine with us!

September 21, 2017, 5:30 PM - Two Storytellers Walk Into a Bar....

A wonderful evening at the unique Hermitage Hill Farm and Stable Craft Brewery. We enjoyed Stable Craft beer, Hunt’s Vineyard wine, delicious hors d’oeuvres, and a perfect fall dinner prepared by Hank’s Grille and Bar featuring a Grilled Pork Loin Carving Station. We continued our fun with delightful storytelling by Susan Clark and Joan Swift, and competitive bidding on some amazing gift baskets.

Thursday, June 29th : Dine Out For Literacy at The Clocktower - Staunton

The Clocktower Restaurant in Staunton generously hosted a fundraising night for LEARN ENGLISH on Thursday, June 29th from Noon - 9pm. Together, we raised over $200 towards literacy efforts in our area!


Saturday, June 17th Tree Streets Yardsale -  Waynesboro, VA 

We had so much fun at the LEARN ENGLISH Adult Literacy ‘Tree Streets Yard Sale’ on Saturday, June 17 in Waynesboro. Between generous donations and happy yard salers, LEARN ENGLISH board members and volunteers raised over $700! 


We gratefully receive grant funding

from the following organizations


We are a proud member of

Learn English and Reading Now, Inc. (LEARN ENGLISH) is an adult literacy, volunteer organization that provides one-on-one, confidential tutoring in basic literacy and English as a second language to adults living in the Augusta County, Staunton, and Waynesboro areas.  
Learn English and Reading Now, Inc. 49 Hornet Road, Fishersville, VA 22939  Phone  540-256-2673  Email