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Weekly Summer Reading Buddy

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Until   Jul 10, 2017
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The Midlands Reading Consortium (MRC) is partnering with local school districts to recruit volunteers for Summer Reading Camps. These programs are essential in preparing struggling readers for the next grade level. The camps will meet throughout June and July. 

We are looking for volunteers to serve as weekly Summer Reading Buddies. We invite volunteers to tutor and read with a student for 30 minutes on a weekly basis between 9AM-12PM. In the notes section of your registration form, please include your best availability and school preference.

Summer Reading Camps will take place at the following locations: 

Richland One - June 5-July 21 (No Camp July 3-7)

  • Bradley - 3032 Pine Belt Road, Columbia, SC 29204
  • Carver-Lyon - 2100 Waverly Street, Columbia, SC 29204
  • EE Taylor - 200 McRae Street, Columbia, SC 29203
  • Hopkins - 6120 Cabin Creek Rd, Hopkins, SC 29061
  • Hyatt Park - 4200 N. Main Street, Columbia, SC 29203
  • Sandel - 2700 Seminole Road, Columbia, SC 29210
  • South Kilbourne - 1400 S. Kilbourne Road, Columbia, SC 29206
  • Watkins-Nance - 2525 Barhamville Rd, Columbia, SC 29204

Lexington Two - June 12-July 21

  • Congaree-Wood - 739 Pine Ridge Drive, West Columbia, SC 29172
  • Pineview - 3035 Leaphart Road, West Columbia, SC  29169
  • BC Grammar No. 1 - 114 Hook Avenue, West Columbia, SC 29169


Get Connected Icon Volunteers should be between the ages of 18 and 120.
Get Connected Icon Register by Jul 3, 2017
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Get Connected Icon Reading Buddies may be asked to complete a district volunteer application if not already an approved volunteer.