Beers in the Ballpark Fundraiser!

Beers in the Ballpark!
Fundraiser for LVCC!

The New Britain Bees welcome you to their inaugural Beers in the Ballpark beer festival which includes general admission to the four hour beer festival featuring local craft breweries, a field box ticket ($13 value) to the Bees game that night at 6:35pm vs. the Long Island Ducks, and a spectacular FIREWORKS! display following the game.
LVCC receives 15% of each ticket sold.
Please click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

Sat, August 26, 2017
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Tickets are $35 each

New Britain Stadium
230 John Karbonic Way
New Britain, CT 06051

Paint and Sip Fundraiser!

Paint and Sip Fundraiser!

Create your own work of art, socialize and have a fun time!! Thanks to Raymour & Flanigan of Newington for sponsoring the Paint & Sip fundraiser in support of LVCC. No artistic skill required! Just have a drink, relax and enjoy yourself. $30 per ticket. Bring your friends! Click here for tickets.

Friday, August 11 at 5:30 PM8:00 PM – Raymour & Flanigan, 3375 Berlin Turnpike, Newington, CT  06111

Spring 2017 Newsletter

Spring Newsletter 2017

Prospective Tutor Training – Join our Team!

“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.”


 Literacy Volunteers of Central CT provides small group and one-on-one literacy tutoring to over 350 low literate adults, using student centered instruction and mentoring from volunteer tutors who receive high quality training and ongoing support.

Join our team of volunteers* and experience how tutoring in your community helps adults and families improve their lives through literacy.
For more information, please contact or call 860 229-7323. (preregistration is required)


*Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Family Literacy Registration

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famlit mother

The Family Literacy Program addresses the need for FREE GED and
ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes for adults while simultaneously providing a play and learn group for their children. Components of the program include adult education classes (GED & ESOL), Play and Learn literacy based playgroup for children, weekly parenting education programs, and weekly parent and child together activities. The program is a partnership with the New Britain YWCA and New Britain Adult Education.

To enroll one must be a mother with at least one child under age 8 and be a resident of New Britain. Classes are held at the YWCA, with limited space for FREE child-care for ages 6 months-2 years. Classes are 3 days a week between Monday and Thursday and meet from 9:00AM-2:00PM (schedule varies by day).

To register of for more information call Janice at 860-229-7323, or email

We are always looking for volunteers to assist in our Play & Learn Child-Care Program, 1 day per week, 3-5 hours.