The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

April 23, 2013

Movie focuses on dyslexia


HOOPESTON — The Rotary Club of Hoopeston is providing a free showing of the acclaimed documentary “Journey into Dyslexia” at 6 p.m. today at the Hoopeston Public Library.

The documentary profiles students and adults with dyslexia — difficulty with language skills, especially reading and spelling — who share their experiences of struggling in school and then succeeding in life.

The documentary will be of special interest to parents, teachers, adults with dyslexia and employers.

To RSVP for this event, call Jim Bowers at 304-3864, or e-mail him at