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The Literacy Council of SWLA invites you to attend our many events. Proceeds from each event will help the Literacy Council fund adult education programs, tutoring programs, provide resources and host future events to further education efforts in Southwest Louisiana.

View our upcoming events below.

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    Enjoy a mid-day event with brunch, entertainment by local musicians, and sip afternoon mimosas with the SWLA community! All proceeds for the event will fund Literacy Council programs and resources.
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    Join us for a fun 5K run through downtown Lake Charles. Proceeds from the event benefit the Literacy Council of SWLA, Inc.
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    Join the Literacy Council for a fundraiser featuring Southwest Louisiana's finest local talent, wine tasting and refreshments - all for a great cause.
Get Involved

We welcome individuals and organizations to get involved in our community events. You can sign-up to volunteer for an event, sponsor an event or host your own book drive. For more information email us at


Following state and local guidelines, the Literacy Council of SWLA is strictly limiting face-to-face services. All persons will be required to wear a face mask upon entry into our buildings.


Due to damages caused by Hurricanes Laura and Delta, all events are TBA. We will continue to update everyone on event details via our website and social media pages as more details arise.

College Students in Classroom
Wearing Mask in Public Transport

We're serious about the safety of our program participants and staff. 

Masks must be worn at all times in buildings, classes, and common spaces.


The Literacy Council of SWLA, Inc. is a nonprofit organization committed to literacy and lifelong learning.  We offer services in the five parish area of Southwest Louisiana.  We are a United Way of SWLA funded organization and an authorized HiSET instruction provider via the LCTCS and WRU.


Tel:  337-494-7000 | 337-602-8438


809 Kirby St., Ste. 126
Lake Charles, LA  70601


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