Adult Basic Education: NMSU Artesia Branch (see Carlsbad listings for additional sites)

PROGRAM NAME: Artesia Literacy Council

CONTACT: June Marie Avery, Executive Director

PROGRAM PHONE: (575) 703-8699


PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 1902 West Main St., Artesia, NM 88211-0254

TYPE OF PROGRAM: Volunteer literacy program.

SERVICES OFFERED: One-to-one instruction in basic literacy and small group instruction in English as a Second Language, classes in Adult Basic Education, citizenship, U.S. history, civics, high school equivalency preparation, pre-vocational, and life skills. Hours are Mon. – Thurs. 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

OFFICE HOURS: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

COMMUNITIES SERVED: Artesia and rural adjacent areas.