Upcoming Events at the SLD Center
SLD Center hosts a variety of events throughout the year including classes, seminars, and social events. A listing of upcoming events is provided below. Please browse the selection to find events of interest to you.
2013 Kathryn Timmer Literacy Award Reception
Date: Thursday, March 21, 2013
Location: Goei Center, 818 Butterworth St. SW, Grand Rapids
Contact: Crystal Rios 616.284.3843
The SLD Center is excited to announce the 8th Annual Kathryn Timmer Literacy Award Reception hosted by WOOD TV8's MARANDA. Community members, parents, students and staff enjoy an amazing evening paying tribute to the recipient of the Kathryn Timmer Literacy Award.
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The Recipient of the 2013 KTL Award is Grand Rapids Public Schools; to be recieved by Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal. The award recognizes GRPS for their long standing support and leadership in literacy education which has been instrumental in the advancement, diversified community outreach, and overall success of the Center, specifically the Language Links 1:1 pro-bono tutoring program.
Special thanks to the following sponsors who made this amazing event possible last year!
Aquinas College, Fifth Third Bank, Crossmark, Haworth, John J. Timmer, Herman Miller Foundation, Meijer, The Secchia Foundation, Williams Kitchen & Bath, Lacks Enterprises, Inc, GRCC, Kohl's, Zip Xpress, Inc. and many more!