Institute of Reading Development - IRD

Personal Enrichment Course

Reading Programs for Children and Adults

Programs in Long Beach, Lakewood Village, Burbank, and other locations throughout the area.

For an enjoyable activity with lifelong benefits, we recommend one of our reading programs, which are designed and taught by instructors from the Institute of Reading Development, who provide research-based instruction that keeps students engaged while they learn. Programs are offered as a community service in partnership with CSULB's College of Professional and International Education (CPIE).

For information, or to enroll online, please select an age group from the section below.

To speak with a program coordinator or enroll by phone, call (800) 964-8888 from 5 am-7 pm Mon- Fri, 5 am-4 pm Sat, or 7 am-3 pm Sun.

For program locations and schedules in your area, select a program level below.