The Adult Literacy program has developed a podcast of quick, insights into our tutor programs. The following episodes are of volunteer tutors and learners from the different programs we offer.

The Adult Literacy program offers four programs our Adult Basic Literacy program, Grassroots ESL, Leamos and Inspired Citizenship. If you would like to become a volunteer or are in need of our services please contact Arlene Calderon acalderon@azusaca.gov or call 626-812-5266.

Funding for the Adult Literacy Programs comes from the California Library Literacy Services and the Canyon City Foundation.

Ann Graf

8:46 minutes, Director Ann Graf discusses her passion for social services.


3:02 minutes, Martha discusses what Citizenship means to her.

Tutor Fernando

10:10 minutes, Tutor Fernando discusses the challenges and benefits of virtual tutoring.

ESL Tutor David

6:19 minutes, David speaks of he experience as a GrESL tutor.

Ginger Youth Services Librarian

5:25 minutes, Adult Literacy Coordinator Arlene and Ginger have a discussion on the on the library's Family Literacy program.


4:49 minutes, Joyce speaks about the Inspired Citizenship program which helps individuals prepare for their Citizenship exam.


6:55 minutes, Leila discusses the workings of the library in the time of COVID-19 and what it will look like in the recent future.