Events

Please join CFLC for its 6th Annual Literacy Luncheon – A Celebration of Learning on July 30, 2015

Please join CFLC for its 6th Annual Literacy Luncheon – A Celebration of Learning on July 30, 2015

Please join Cape Fear Literacy Council in celebrating our 30-year mission to eradicate illiteracy! Mark your calendars to join us on Thursday, July 30th, for the Cape Fear Literacy Council’s 6th Annual Literacy Luncheon featuring CFLC’s Group Readers and special celebrity guest, actor Dean Norris. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet several students whose lives have been changed through their experiences at CFLC and hear from New Hanover County Commission Chairman, Jonathan Barfield, Jr. and Vertex Rail Technologies' Jamir Jumoke...

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CFLC celebrates its newly-expanded campus with an Open House and Volunteer Appreciation Celebration on April 22, 2015!

CFLC celebrates its newly-expanded campus with an  Open House and Volunteer Appreciation Celebration on April 22, 2015!

  ABOUT THE ‘RAISING THE ROOF’ BUILDING RENOVATION In early 2014, CFLC embarked on its “Raising the Roof” renovation to up-fit a building on the CFLC campus in order to provide educational services to significantly more adults in the Cape Fear region. Renovations were completed in the fall of 2014, expanding Cape Fear Literacy Council’s teaching facility by 75%, with an estimated cost of $200,000. The need for literacy services has reached a critical level in our area. As our community sees an era of unprecedented growth, citizens must...

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CFLC’s trip to Wonderland was a smashing success! CFLC’s 30th Annual Gala – “The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party”

CFLC’s trip to Wonderland was a smashing success! CFLC’s 30th Annual Gala – “The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party”

Cape Fear Literacy Council wishes to thank its Guests, Sponsors, Hosts, Supporters and Volunteers for helping us to host one amazing night in Wonderland at Audi Cape Fear! The event raised over $83,000 to support our mission to eradicate illiteracy in the Cape Fear region. Please enjoy a trip back down the Rabbit Hole with Cape Fear Literacy Council…… Photos Courtesy of Audi Cape Fear of the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala Photos Courtesy of Star News of the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala Photos...

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Cape Fear Literacy Council presents the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala – March 7, 2015

Cape Fear Literacy Council presents the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party” Gala – March 7, 2015

PLEASE JOIN CAPE FEAR LITERACY COUNCIL FOR A TEA PARTY YOU WILL NEVER FORGET…. Alice never had an adventure quite like this! Venture down the Rabbit Hole with hosts Cape Fear Literacy Council and Audi Cape Fear to a Wonderland evening of fun and fantasy, as we raise funds to make literacy a reality for hundreds of adults this year. Partnering with hundreds of volunteer tutors and other generous supporters, CFLC provides small group classes and one-to-one tutoring to help the nearly 40% of adults in the Cape Fear Region who struggle to...

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The 2014 “12 Tastes of Christmas” was a huge success – watch this!

The 2014 “12 Tastes of Christmas” was a huge success – watch this!

Thanks to hosts Nina Bays and Katherine Clark, the 2nd Annual 12 Tastes of Christmas was another smashing success! We enjoyed another sold-out event this year that grossed over $10,000 in donations! The 12 Tastes of Christmas is an annual holiday party benefiting the Cape Fear Literacy Council at The Brooklyn Arts Center in Wilmington, NC. Restaurants, bakeries, delis, and local businesses donate special holiday treats and cocktails to guests while honoring students who have learned to read and write through CFLC’s program. All donations,...

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Back by Popular Demand – CFLC’s 3rd Annual “12 Tastes of Christmas”

Back by Popular Demand – CFLC’s 3rd Annual “12 Tastes of Christmas”

The talents of our local eateries and drinkeries unite once again for the 3rd Annual 12 Tastes of Christmas – a holiday tasting party to benefit adult literacy in the Cape Fear area.   This all-inclusive benefit will take place at the historic Brooklyn Arts Center and feature 12 food and drink pairings, music by DJ Free Waterfall, raffles and giveaways and more – all in the spirit of the season. Guests 21+ are invited to join CFLC for this holiday event of the season, but get your tickets early as this event is a sell-out each year! CLICK...

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Join us for CFLC’s 1st Annual Oyster Roast at Historic Clarendon Plantation

Join us for CFLC’s 1st Annual Oyster Roast at Historic Clarendon Plantation

Please join us for Cape Fear Literacy Council’s “1st Annual Oyster Roast” on Saturday, November 8, 2014. This will be a fun and casual celebration of literacy with a fantastic fall feast featuring oysters and all the fixin’s plus music, libations, games and more! Guests will truly enjoy this rare glimpse onto the grounds of Clarendon Plantation – a private historic waterfront estate that also serves as a filming location for the “Sleepy Hollow” television series. Gates will open at 4:30 PM so that our...

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