Literacy Volunteers on the Green based in New Milford will hold its second Celebration of Literacy dinner April 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the Candlewood Inn in Brookfield.

The organization teaches English to newcomers to the region.

Jacqueline Farrell, the new executive director, will be in attendance. Ms. Farrell replaced LVG founder Anne Maitland at the start of 2010.

Ms. Maitland remains on the board of directors, along with vice president Carol McCarthy.

Tickets to the fundraiser are $75 per person and include a full open bar, dinner and the an auction.

For more information or to obtain tickets, visit or call 860-355-0830.