LearningQuest Events

We believe that when we work together, our community thrives.  Whether its shaking hands with new friends at the local fair or with a new graduate while they walk the stage, we aim to get involved and support the community.

Would you like to have LearningQuest at your event?  Contact Rochele Roura-Foster, rrfoster@lqslc.com, 209-672-6642.

Here are some places you can find us next…

Great Valley Bookfest – October 13, 2018

October 13, 2018
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Promenade at Bass Pro Shop
280 Lifestyle St, Manteca, CA 95337

Visit our booth!  The 7th annual Great Valley Bookfest is celebrating the fun of READING!  This family-friendly event is free, open to the public and focused on promoting literacy in our community.  This large event expects about 6,000 in the single day extravaganza of children activities, a parade, grand used book sale, local craft and food vendors, authors of different genres and more!

Find more info HERE

Volunteer Tutor Info Meeting – September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Stanislaus County Library
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

Learn more about what it takes to be a volunteer tutor with LearningQuest and the impact you’ll make in the lives of the adult-learners waiting for a someone like you.

Contact Rose at 209-558-4505 or find more info here: https://lqslc.com/tutor/

Open House at Aspire School – September 22, 2018

Saturday, September 22, 2018
9:30 am – 12: 00 pm
Aspire Public School
819 Sunset Ave., Modesto, CA 95351

LearningQuest will be set up as a community resource for parents looking to earn their diploma, improve their reading and writing skills, or learn English.

Tutor Social – September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stanislaus County Library
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

We are gathering our volunteer tutors to thank them for the time they give to the adult-learners who depend on them for a second chance at a better future. Thank you for all your hard work!

Fall Graduation & Awards Night – August 24, 2018

Fall Graduation & Awards Night
August 24, 2018

If you would like to attend as a guest, please contact Rochele Roura-Foster, Program Manager of Fundraising & Communication at rrfoster@lqslc.com or 209-672-6642

Stanislaus County Fair w/ the Stanislaus County Library – July 19, 2018

Thursday, July 19, 2018
4:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Stanislaus County Fairgrounds
900 N Broadway
Turlock, CA 95380

A couple of LearningQuest staff members will be helping out our friends at the Stanislaus County Library by giving away children’s books at the Arch Gate (main entrance). Stop by and say hi while getting to know the resources at your local library!

Volunteer Tutor Orientation & Training – July 17 & 21, 2018

July 17, 2018 – Orientation
7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Stanislaus County Library – Modesto
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

July 21, 2018 – Training
11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Stanislaus County Library – Modesto
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

Your time changes lives.

Don’t miss the July Volunteer Tutor Orientation and Training!

  • Real impact on improving someone else’s life
  • Flexible schedule
  • One-on-one volunteer tutoring at the Modesto Library and other sites that work for you
  • Tutors and students are matched based on schedule and skill level
  • LearningQuest staff are readily available for support
  • Training on tutoring and literacy standards before getting started

Youth Probation Resource Fair – June 14, 2018

Hosted by: City of Modesto, Probation Office

June 14, 2018
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Address: TBD

This fair is focused on youth facing probation and incarceration so that they are aware of what community services are available for them.

American Graffiti Festival – June 8-10, 2018

June 8, 2018 – (Friday) Parade
Time: TBD
Downtown out toward McHenry Ave to Orangeburg Ave.

June 9-10, 2018 – (Saturday & Sunday) Festival
Time: TBD
Muni Golf Course
400 Tuolumne Blvd, Modesto, CA 95351

Visit us at the American Graffiti Festival at the Muni Golf Course hosted by North Modesto Kiwanis Club.  Aside from the amazing parade on Friday, June 8th and the car show, LearningQuest will be hosting a booth on Saturday and Sunday.  Stop by for a chat while enjoying the entertainment, festivities and other free services provided for all guests.  Find more information about the event HERE

Seneca Resource Fair 2 – May 3, 2018

Hosted by: Opportunity Stanislaus

May 3, 2018
2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Stanislaus County Harvest Hall
3800 Cornucopia Way, Modesto, CA 95358

Providing information about our services to the workforce preparing for the closing of the plant.

Volunteer Tutor Orientation & Training – April 24 & 28, 2018

April 24, 2018 – Orientation
7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Stanislaus County Library – Modesto
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

April 28, 2018 – Training
11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Stanislaus County Library – Modesto
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

Your time changes lives.

Don’t miss the April Volunteer Tutor Orientation and Training!

  • Real impact on improving someone else’s life
  • Flexible schedule
  • One-on-one volunteer tutoring at the Modesto Library and other sites that work for you
  • Tutors and students are matched based on schedule and skill level
  • LearningQuest staff are readily available for support
  • Training on tutoring and literacy standards before getting started
  • Find more info HERE

Earth Day at the Park – April 21, 2018

April 21, 2018
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Graceada Park
401 Needham St, Modesto, CA 95354

Visit us at Graceada Park while enjoying the entertainment, festivities and other free services provided for all guests.  Modesto’s Earth Day in the Park Festival offers local residents an opportunity to learn about the environment and ways they can contribute to its betterment.  Issues concerning air, land, water and other natural resources affect everyone an the festival is a great place to learn about them. Find more info HERE

National Volunteer Week – April 15-21, 2018

April 15-21, 2018
9:30 am – 11:30 am
Stanislaus County Library – Modesto
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

Honor the volunteers in your life, or yourself, who donate valuable time to a community-focused organization and the people impacted by positive actions!

Day of the Child/Day of the Book Fair at the Modesto Library – April 7, 2018

April 7, 2018
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Stanislaus County Library – Modesto
1500 I St, Modesto, CA 95354

Stanislaus County Libraries are celebrating Día de los niños/Día de los libros this spring! The Día celebrations will feature crafts, activities, and a special bilingual Story Time. This year’s theme is “Wild About Books.” Each child will receive a free book while supplies last, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. Find more info HERE

MJC College & Community Resource Fair – April 5, 2018

April 5, 2018
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Modesto Junior College, Mary Stuart Rogers Bldg
435 College Ave, Modesto, CA 95350

Spring Graduation & Awards Night – March 30, 2018

March 30, 2018
6:30 pm

Open House at Stan County Workforce Turlock Office – March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Stanislaus County Workforce Development, West Main Turlock Office
1310 W. Main St., Turlock, CA 95380

LearningQuest staff won’t be at this event, but information about our services will be!

Seneca Resource Fair 1 – March 20, 2018

Hosted by: Opportunity Stanislaus

March 20, 2018
9:30 am – 11:30 am
Seneca Foods Corp.
2801 Finch Rd, Modesto, CA 95354

Providing information about our services to the workforce preparing for the closing of the plant.