Power Up – basic computer training for women

Are you a woman wanting to learn more about how to use computers in a friendly, supportive environment? Join us for Power Up, a free program, starting October 26th for six consecutive Wednesdays, from 6:30pm to 9pm at the Portage Learning and Literacy Centre. For more information, call our office at 204-857-6304.

Registration for Fall Classes at the PLLC

Register today for upgrading or to complete credits and graduate from high school through our Mature 12 program. For more information, contact us at 204-857-6304 or [email protected]

Volunteers Needed!

The Portage Learning and Literacy Centre is always looking for volunteers. We are currently seeking people interested in filling the following positions: Member of the Board of Directors – attend monthly meetings, contributing to the governance of the affairs of the PLLC. Language Buddy – help newcomers to Canada practice and improve their English. For more information, call 204-857-6304 ext. 222 or 224, … Read More

Upcoming Money Management Training Sessions – Register Today!

Through a partnership with SEED Winnipeg, Portage Learning and Literacy Centre has trained facilitators to offer a variety of Managing Money workshops to learners, participants and community members of the Central Plains Region. Our next workshop is scheduled for Monday, February 22, from 1pm to 3:30pm at the PLLC, and will cover the topic of Gathering Information. After taking the Gather … Read More

Winterfest 2016

Sunday, January 31

Join the PLLC’s Newcomer’s Welcome Centre, along with the Portage Community Revitalization Corporation (PCRC) and Recreation Opportunities for Kids, on Sunday, January 31 for a day of free fun for the whole family at Winterfest 2016! From 1:00-3:00pm, we will be offering skating, snowshoeing, dog sledding and much more at the Outdoor Skating Rink near North Memorial School! Come out for Winterfest … Read More

The PLLC is currently seeking volunteers

We are looking for dedicated volunteers to fill the following positions: Language Buddy/Small Group Facilitator(s) The PLLC is currently looking for volunteers to be a Language Buddy/Facilitator for small group sessions to help approx. 3-5 newcomers practice their English. The sessions are currently held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons and evenings, but we are in need of volunteers to help run the evening sessions (from … Read More

Celebrating 20 Years

Twenty years ago, Portage Plains Employment transitioned from the ‘Job Finding Club’ into an organization that would not only assist individuals in finding employment, but also attaining the necessary education to make that happen. Officially incorporated as the Portage Learning and Literacy Centre Inc. in 1995, this hub of programs and services continues to offer various opportunities for individuals of … Read More

Welcome to our new website

Portage Learning and Literacy Centre is happy to announce our new website is live. On our site we will be announcing upcoming workshops, programs and events. Stay tuned for latest updates and news.