Register Me for the Bee!



Tuesday, February 23rd 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, February 28th 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 4th 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Monday, March 6th 3:00-4:00 p.m.


Ticket To Read 2016 Recap

At Literacy KC, 2016 was a year full of student progress and development! Our flagship program, Ticket to Read, meets students where they are both academically and geographically. Adult learners complete a basic literacy assessment before joining the Ticket to Read class that will best meet their learning needs. Classes are [...]

Kansas City AmeriCorps VISTAs Needed!

As we celebrate the holiday season, it is common to spend time and resources being generous to others. As we look forward to a new year, Literacy KC & AmeriCorps VISTA have new opportunities for people that want to make a difference in the Kansas City community! Along with managing the [...]

Students of Literacy KC

With 2016 coming to an end and the holiday season in full force, it is common to find yourself reflecting on this past year. The Writers for Readers program, a partnership between UMKC's Creative Writing Program & Literacy KC,  gives our students the opportunity to express themselves in new, exciting, [...]