Center for Adult & Family Education

Volunteer Sign Up

Monday: 1pm-4:30pm
Tuesday: 8:30am-12pm
Wednesday: 1pm-4:30pm
Thursday: 8:30am-12pm
or by appointment

Fall Class Schedule

307 North Wisconsin Street
in Gunnison Public Library
Gunnison, CO 81230

email| 970-641-7684

Generously Supported By:
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We seek to:

  • Improve the quality of life for low-literacy community members
  • Teach our students functional English, focusing on competencies for communicating and interacting with others in personal and professional settings
  • Help our students lay the foundation for better living, both now and in the future
  • Enable our students to become more fully involved with the education of their children
  • Promote children’s literacy activities and encourage their academic success
  • Connect our students and their families with resources and opportunities within our community that may serve their needs and enrich their lives

We offer:

  • English as Second Language classes September through May.
    • One Multi-level class Tuesday and Thursday mornings 8:30-10:30 am.
    • Two adult (beginner, intermediate, advanced) classes Monday and Wednesday evenings 6-8pm
    • Two Family Literacy classrooms Monday and Wednesday evenings 6-8pm for children birth -13 years of age.  Children receive homework support and special programming in collaboration with the City of Gunnison recreation department, Mountain Roots Food project and Gunnison Arts Center.
  • Adult Basic Education and GED Preparation is offered on an as needed basis
  • Citizenship classes are offered as needed and help anyone going through the Naturalization process.

C.A.F.E Staff:

  • Dana Hersh-Program Coordinator
  • Karen Hausdoerffer-ELL Instructor
  • Kaylonn Tredway-ELL Instructor
  • Stevie Kremer-ELL & GED Instructor

Current Offerings

  • 2018 Evening English classes: January 22-May. Mondays and Wednesday evenings 6-8pm. Children 0-13 are welcome at no extra charge.
     2018 Morning English classes: January 23-May, Tuesdays and Thursday mornings 8:30-10:30am. Adult classes