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Tutoring Locations List

Thank you so much for choosing to volunteer with Capital Area Literacy Coalition. We are grateful for how you are helping us carry out our vision of Empowerment Through Literacy. We know we can only do this important work with volunteer power.

 

Below is our list of suggested locations for tutors and students to meet.

Please note – meetings should always be in a public place and never at your home or the home of the student.

Tutoring Locations List

Central United Methodist Church

215 North Capital Ave.

517-485-9477

Website:  Lansing Central United Methodist Church – The Heart of Lansing (lansingcentralumc.net)

Call building supervisor, Paul, to make reservation two weeks in advance.   Or complete application online at Lansingcentral@UMC.net.  Click on About Us, then Spaces for room use.  

Capital Area District Library, Downtown Branch

401 S, Capital Ave.

517-367-6363

Website: www.cadl.org/

Hours: 

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu:  10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Fri, Sat:  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Sun:  12:00 pm - 5:00 PM

Private study rooms available on 2nd floor- first come, first served.  Open tables available for tutoring in common areas at all times. 

Capital Area District Library, Jolly/Cedar Branch

3500 S. Cedar

Lansing, MI  48910

517-272-9840

Website:  South Lansing - Capital Area District Library (cadl.org)

Hours:

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu:  10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Fri, Sat:  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Sun:  12:00 pm - 5:00 PM

Closed on Sundays between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day.

Open tables available for tutoring in common areas at all times.  If you require a private room, you must reserve by phone 48 hours in advance.

 

Capital Area District Library, Foster Branch

200 N. Foster Ave

Lansing, MI  48912

517-485-5185

Website:  Foster - Capital Area District Library (cadl.org)

Hours:

Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00p.m.
Tues, Thu: 2:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

Sat: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00p.m.
Sun: Closed

No private space is available at this branch but Open tables available for tutoring in common areas at all times.

Delta Township District Library

5130 Davenport Drive

Lansing, MI  48917

517-321-4014

Website: Delta Township Library (dtdl.org) 

 

Hours:

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu:  10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Fri:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sat:  10;00 am - 4pm

Su:  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm; (Closed in summer)

Open tables available for tutoring in common areas at all times. If you require a meeting room, you must reserve at least 24 hours in advance by filling out a room reservation agreement online at:  dtdl.org/services/room_reservations.php .  You must have a current library card to reserve a room.  

East Lansing Public Library

950 Abbot Road

East Lansing, MI  48823

517-351-2420

Website: https://www.elpl.org/

Mon. thru Thus.:  10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Fri. - Sat.:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sun.:  1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Two private study rooms are available.  Reservations are available by applying on-line at elpl.libcal.com. 

A library card is not required to reserve a private room.

Foster Community Center

200 N. Foster Ave.

Lansing, MI  48912

517-483-4233

Website: https://www.lansingmi.gov/488/Community-Centers

Mon. - Fri.:  8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Sat.:  8:30 am - 5:00 pm

No Space is available for tutoring, but space is available for meetings at $5.00 - $10.00 per hour.  

Geir Park Community Center

2400 Hall St. 

Lansing, MI  48906

517-483-4313

Website: https://www.lansingmi.gov/488/Community-Centers

Mon thru Fri: 8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Sat: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Summer hours:

Mon & Fri:  8:30 am - 5 :00 pm

Tues, Wed, Thurs:  8:30 am - 9:00 pm

Call in advance if you wish to reserve on od the 2 booths available in the lobby.  There are no private rooms at this location.

Grace Lutheran Church

528 N. Martin Luther King Blvd.

Lansing, MI

517-372-5830

Hours:

Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri.:  9:00 am -2:00 pm

Thurs:  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Tutor must call in advance to request approval by Church Council (meets once a month)

Grace United Methodist Church

1900 Boston Blvd

Lansing, MI  48910

517-482-5750

Website:  Grace United Methodist Church – Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World (gracemethodist.org)

Hours are available upon request.  Call ahead.  

Lansing YMCA

Oak Park Branch

Director:  Krista Baer

200 Long Blvd

517-827-9613

Website:  https://www.lansingymca.org/

Call ahead:  limited space available.

Lansing Community College Library

400 N. Capitol Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933

517-483-1659

Website: https://www.lcc.edu/library/

Check website for hours--hours change from term to term.

Open spaces are available to the general public.  Study rooms on second floor are only available to LCC students.  Students may book a room on line 24 hours in advance.  If the study rooms have not been reserved in advance, students may use them on a first come, first served basis.  

 

Leslie Branch Library 

201 Pennsylvania St

517-589-9400

Website: https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/leslie

Mon, Wed, Fri.:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tues., Thurs:  1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sat.:  10;00 AM - 2:00 PM

Closed Sunday

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring.  Reservations not necessary.

Letts Community Center

1220 West Kalamazoo St

Lansing, MI  48917

517-483-6074

Website: https://www.lansingmi.gov/488/Community-Centers

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Hours:

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Call one week in advance to make reservations:   call Emily Stevens, 517-483-6074.

Library of Michigan

717 W. Allegan

Lansing, MI  48933

517-335-1477

Website:  https://www.michigan.gov/libraryofmichigan

Hours: 

Mon thru Fri:  10:00 am - 4:00pm

Sat:  10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Closed Sundays

No private spaces available but you may use tables in public areas.  Reservations not necessary.

Mason Libraries:

Aurelius Branch Library

1939  South Aurelius Rd.

Mason, MI  48854

517-628-3743

Website:  https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/aurelius

Mon, Wed, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tues., Thurs., Fri.:  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sat.:  10;00 AM - 1:00 PM

Closed Sunday.

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring. Reservations not necessary.

Mason Branch Library

145 West Ash St.

Mason, MI  48854

517-676-9088

Website:  https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/mason

Mon., Tues., Wed.:  10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Thurs., Fri.:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sat.:  10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sun.:  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Closed on Sundays between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day.

Must have CADL card to reserve private rooms.  room reservation Application must be submitted 48 ours in advance.  For application and more information see:  https://www.cadl.org/application/files/6415/4533/5300/SER_107_Meeting_Rooms_Policy.pdf on the website.

Mason First United Methodist Church

201 East Ash St.

Mason, MI 

Website:  https://masonfirst.org/

 

Mon. thru Fri.:  9:00 - 3:00 pm

Must call ahead to make reservations. 

Okemos Branch Library

4321 Okemos Road

Okemos, MI 48864

517-347-2021

Website:  https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/okemos

Mon. thru Fri.:  9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Sat.:  9:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sun.:  12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring. Reservations not necessary.

Ovid Public Library

206 North Main St.

Ovid, MI  48866

989-834-5800

Website:  https://ovidpubliclibrary.weebly.com/

Mon. thru Weds.:  10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Thurs..:  Closed

Fri.:  10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sat.:  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sun.:  Closed

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring. Reservations not necessary.

Perry Public Schools

401 N. Watkins

Perry, MI 48872

517-625-3101

Website:  https://www.perry.k12.mi.us/o/es

Very willing to help find accommodations, after school only, Mon., Weds., and Fri. only.  Contact Tracy Chant by email:  ChantT@Perry-k12.mi.us, to fill out facilities request

Pilgrim Congregational Church

125 S. Pennsylvania Ave

517-484-7434

Website:

Mon. thru Thurs.:  9:30 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm -3:00 pm

Call ahead and fill out form to reserve a space.

Stockbridge Branch Library

200 Wood St., P.O. Box 245

Stockbridge, Mi 49285

Website:  https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/stockbridge

Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri.:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wed.:  10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sat.:  10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sun.:  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Closed on Sundays between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day.

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring. Reservations not necessary.

Stockbridge Community Education

303 W. Elizabeth St

Stockbridge, MI  49285

517-851-8222

Website:  https://www.panthernet.net/departments/community-education/

Space available for tutoring after 4:00 pm tutoring.  Call ahead to make reservations.

Webberville Branch Library 

115 South Main St.

Webberville, MI  48892

517-521-3643

Website:  https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/webberville

Mon., Wed.:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tues., Thurs., Fri.:  2:00 pm - 6:00 pm                                                                  

Sat.:  10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sun.: Closed

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring. Reservations not necessary.

Williamston Branch Library

3845 Vanneter Road

Williamston, MI  48895

517-655-1191

Website:  https://www.cadl.org/about/our-locations/williamston

Mon., - Thurs.:  10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Fri.:  10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sat:  10:00 M - 2:00 PM

Sun.:  12:00 PM - 4:00 pm

Closed Sundays between Memorial Dan weekend and Labor Day weekend

No private space available, but you may use public areas for tutoring. Reservations not necessary.

Questions? Contact Ben Mepham, Volunteer Manager, at bmepham@thereadingpeople.org or (517) 485-4949 x105.

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