Archive for October, 2010

Do you need a an easy and quick guide to the November 2, 2010 elections? Are you puzzled about the different propositions and what they mean? Click  here to open a copy of the Easy Voter Guide. The Guide is available in Spanish, Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese.

Learn more about voting and this election at:




Important dates:

October 18, 2010 – Last day to register to vote

October 26, 2010 – Last Day for your county elections office to receive your written request for the “vote by mail” ballot

November 2, 2010 – ELECTION DAY – Polls open 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.

The nonpartisan Easy Voter Guide is produced by the Easy Voter Guide Project in collaboration with the League of Women Voters of California Education Fund and the California State Library.


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There will be a volunteer tutor training for prospective tutors interested in leading a learning pair on Monday and Wednesday, October 18 and 20 from 6-9 PM. All tutors are required to complete an application form (click on the Tutor tab) and attend this 6 hour training held at the County Library Administration Building in Fremont.

Tutors are also required to attend a tutor roundtable and a series of in-service workshops to expand their tutoring knowledge and share their experiences with other tutors. The minimum commitment is for 6 months of tutoring and 10 hours of training. Tutors must be 18 years or older.

If you are interested in tutoring, please complete a tutor application and return. or contact us directly. You can make a difference. Become a volunteer tutor.

Write to Read Adult Literacy Program (510) 745-1480

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