provides adults with the literacy skills they need to become successful learners, workers and citizens.

Unlocking the Potential of English Language Learners and Native English Speakers


Get personalized help with reading, writing, and English language concepts. Work at your own pace and confidence to improve your literacy skills.

Citizenship Class

This 8-week course prepares you for the U.S. Citizenship Exam by covering American citizen rights and responsibilities.

Small Group Classes

Led by trained volunteer tutors, these classes give students the opportunity to practice English conversation and vocabulary.

Young Hispanic Family Of Four Sitting On The Sofa Reading A Book Together In Their Living Room

The Impact of Literacy

KLC’s adult learners come from all walks of life: some are young adults, many are parents, and some are coming back to school later in life because they need to find a new job.

  • 100% of students improve their English literacy skills

  • 62% of learners advanced at least one gravel level

  • 36% of learners found better employment opportunities or choose to enroll at Gateway Technical College

Check out our Community Events

  • Family Feud Event Student Speaker

    Battle of the Bookworms: A Trivia Night for Literacy

    The Kenosha Literacy Council is taking the fun of Family Feud and bringing it out of this world! Who doesn’t love to test their knowledge and beat the buzzer? Create a team or just come to watch this stellar competition!

  • Annual Awards Dinner Recipients

    Annual Awards Dinner

    KLC’s Annual Awards Dinner celebrates our adult learners and volunteers by highlighting their accomplishments over the past year. Join us for an evening of recognition and inspiration dedicated to our tireless volunteers…

  • Literacy Month Table

    Literacy Month

    Celebrate National Literacy Month during September with KLC’s restaurant fundraisers. Visit Kenosha favorites and show a flier to donate a portion of your sales to KLC’s literacy efforts.