Strengthen children's reading skills with Reading Buddies

4-6 p.m. Wednesdays (Jan. 4, Jan. 11, Jan. 18 and Jan 25) at Aliante Library, 2400 W. Deer Springs Way, North Las Vegas 

Free and open to the public; for grades K-5; no registration required

Become a stronger reader and make a friend! Reading Buddies pairs kindergarten through fifth-grade students with a volunteer aged 16 or older who can work with the child on reading skills. Join the program for one 20- to 30-minute reading session per week. For more information, visit