Burke County Literacy Council

Listing Last Update: January 29, 2022


200 N. King Street
(located in First United Methodist Church)
Morganton, NC 28655

Primary Contact

Browning Rochefort

(828) 437-7477


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Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To find a family literacy program (families attend together)
  • To study for my high school equivalency exam
  • To learn English
  • To improve my technology skills
  • To volunteer at a program
  • To become a U.S. citizen
  • To improve my workforce skills

Instruction Type

  • In-person
  • Online

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Program Overview

We have on-line classes for English as a Second Language learners (ESL) in addition to face-to-face instruction.

We offer one-to-one tutoring and small group instruction. We offer both day and night classes. The family literacy program is held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 - 11:00am. There is available transportation and childcare for children ages 0-5 years of age. Night ESL classes are held on Monday and Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

Hours of operation: Monday - Friday 8 am - 4 pm and Monday and Thursday evenings 7 pm - 9pm (or by appointment).

Cost info: All services are free.