All-you-can-eat pancake fundraiser benefiting Rockwall County Reading for Adults

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 3, 2016) Pancakes, syrup and sausage will be on the menu at the All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast to benefit the Rockwall County Reading For Adults Program on Saturday, April 16 at Applebee’s located at 687 E. Interstate 30,Rockwall, TX 75087.

Hosted by Applebee’s, the Reading For Adults volunteers and tutors will staff the restaurant for two hours, starting at 8:00 a.m., greeting and serving the customers enjoying a hearty breakfast.  This will be the sixth annual fundraiser held at Applebee’s.

Photo by Jud Haggard

Serving Rockwall County for over 15 years, RFA provides free adult educational services. Classes include English as a Second Language (ESL), GED studies and preparation, Citizenship preparation and Adult Literacy. With over 300 adult students and 70 local volunteer tutors, the program is headquartered in the Rockwall County Library, with several alternative locations for classes. Adults interested in class schedules or testing for ESL, GED or Citizenship courses should visit the Literacy Center in the Rockwall County Library or call (972) 204-7705.

Funded by grants and The Rockwall County Library Friends of the Library, the RFA is also supported by private and corporate gifts and donations. Proceeds from the Pancake Breakfast will be used for teaching materials, such as white boards and display easels and language software for the Literacy Center. For more information about how to donate or become a volunteer tutor, please contact (972)204-7705.

Tickets for the All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast can be purchased at the Literacy Center of the Rockwall County Library or at the door.  Adult tickets are $8; children (10 & under) are $4.

Submitted by Jamie J. Rubush.

Your #1 source for positive hometown stories, entertainment and events.

Our print edition is delivered free to 18,000+ homes in Rockwall and Heath, TX.

To share your good news and events, email .

For advertising inquiries both online and in print, call 214-342-8000 or email .

Download the FREE Official Rockwall Area App for Apple iPhone or Android.