EDUCATION & LIBRARIES
Our Mission: To promote a commitment to lifelong learning through educational opportunities and stimulates action to address concerns related to literacy in communities at home and around the world
The Dictionary Project: E&L committee members facilitate the LWC Dictionary Project to purchase and deliver an age appropriate student dictionary to every third grader in a Lilburn public school. Click here for more information.
Book Club: Promotes reading to Club members through the Book Club providing a structured reading and discussion program for self-enrichment and personal growth.
(Link to Book Club page)
Little Free Library: E&L committee members help manage the Little Free Library every Friday evening during the summer months at a booth inside the local Farmer’s Market, gathering and giving away gently used books for young and old to help keep reading skills honed over the summer and to help combat illiteracy.
Read Across America: Every year E&L members provide both financial and volunteer services to our local schools including one of our favorite days - Dr. Seuss’s Birthday celebration every March 2nd where we read from our favorite Dr. Seuss books.
GFWC Partner - Epsilon Sigma Omicron (ESO): ESO is an honorary educational society to all per-capita paying GFWC federated club members. Over 60 years ago, the ESO has been a partner of the GFWC Education Department. ESO provides clubwomen with a structured reading program that is educational and stimulates a desire for self-improvement. (link to ESO Page)
GFWC Partner – HOBY: HOBY has been inspiring young people to make a difference and become catalysts for positive change in their home, school, workplace, and community. Every year LWC pays registration fees for local Lilburn high school students to attend the HOBY leadership conference.