ALTON -- Free adult basic education classes will start at Alton Oct. 4.
The classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Alternative School.
The classes will be open to anyone 16 and over and not currently attending public school. Adult Education and Literacy classes are not limited to GED studies or learning to read. Many students come to prepare for ACT or the ASVAB tests. Others come in to brush up in math prior to starting or while attending advanced classes such as nursing.
For more information call 417-778-6401.