Coventry Public Library

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Coventry Public Library and Greene will close at 5 pm on Wed., Nov. 22 and remain closed until Sat., Nov. 25 for Thanksgiving.


Become an LVKC student.

Ann and Tamar at the Coventry Library 

ELL learner Gayatri with her Tutor Laura

 Bob tutors Harry 

Bob tutors Harry.


Learn to speak, read and write English. Enroll in Literacy Volunteers of Kent County's free learning program. In just a few hours per week you can improve your English skills in speaking, reading, writing, and math.

As a Basic Literacy student or English Language Learner you will be paired with a tutor who will instruct you one-to-one according to your individual needs. Lessons are scheduled at your convenience. All information exchanged remains confidential.

With our help, you can learn!

For more information, please call or email:

To Become a Literacy Student:
To participate in our literacy program, you must be 16 years or older, not enrolled in a traditional academic program, and registered with LVKC. You need to complete intake paperwork and will be given a language assessment. Students and tutors decide where and when to meet, but you should be able to meet with your tutor for at least two hours a week and be able to complete homework assignments.

If you would like to register for a tutor, please submit online or print the registration form and mail to:

Literacy Volunteers of Kent County
1672 Flat River Road
Coventry, RI 02816

Thank you for your interest in our program!

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