SEASIDE Clatsop Community College will offer free and low-cost adult education and family literacy classes at its South County Center, 1455 N. Roosevelt in Seaside, beginning the week of Sept. 26.
Free ESL (English as a Second Language) classes are scheduled from 3 to 6 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays. GED classes are 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays. A small one-time fee for GED classes can be waived if students cannot pay.
In addition, free literacy services are available in the Seaside/Cannon Beach area through the Colleges Volunteer Literacy Tutor Program. These services are designed for people wanting to upgrade their basic reading, writing and math skills or to learn English.
For information, call Eileen Purcell at (503) 338-2557 or CCC South County Center at (503) 338-2402.