News and Events

Neil Simon’s “The Odd Couple: Female Version” on September 16

Join us for RSR’s best fundraising event of the year! This is a wonderful play, a benefit performance by NCRT for our organization. We always have a great time, and it’s a special performance because your RSR volunteers add a “Glimpse of Audio Description” about 10 minutes before the play begins. The audience will hear… Continue Reading Neil Simon’s “The Odd Couple: Female Version” on September 16

It IS a wonderful life. Celebrate with us on November 20!

Remember Old-fashioned Radio Dramas? Imagine a joyous upcoming holiday season, add the beloved story told in “It’s a Wonderful Life,” but this year, experience it with your friends and neighbors as an old-fashioned, on-stage live radio play!   Reading Service of the Redwoods’ yearly fundraiser, with the help of North Coast Repertory Theatre, will be… Continue Reading It IS a wonderful life. Celebrate with us on November 20!

RSR Brings Audio Description to Humboldt County!

Join us at North Coast Repertory Theatre on Friday, November 14 for a benefit performance of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Tickets are $25 and proceeds will go to RSR. Call us to reserve tickets. We will have a limited number of listening devices available for attendees with sight loss. They will hear… Continue Reading RSR Brings Audio Description to Humboldt County!

National Newspaper Week

Today is the last day of National Newspaper Week 2014. RSR celebrates our local newspapers! We appreciate them, and we make them accessible to those who feel the same, but can no longer read them. Our volunteers broadcast the readings of SIX local newspapers.

Volunteer Reader Gathering

Volunteer readers are invited to Golden Harvest Cafe, Arcata, 1062 G Street for a chat and a no-host lunch: Saturday, October 11 at 11:30 a.m. Send us an email with questions or to RSVP if you haven’t already notified Doug.

Don’t Miss RSR’s Upcoming Benefit Performance of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”

Let’s fill the house and raise funds for the Reading Service of the Redwoods! Friday, November 14, 8:00 P.M. Tickets: $25 Northcoast Repertory Theater 300 Fifth Street, Eureka To reserve seats, call NCRT (442-NCRT) or RSR at 826-1247, leave your name, phone number and the number of seats you will need. The show will begin… Continue Reading Don’t Miss RSR’s Upcoming Benefit Performance of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”

$100 x 100 RSR Hundred-Hundreds Drive

Just one hundred donations of one hundred dollars will allow us to bring the printed word to our neighbors and friends for another year. Please consider becoming a “Hundred-hundreds” Club Donor, ensuring the continuation of RSR programming through your $100 donation. Use the link below to download our “Hundred-hundreds” form send it along with your… Continue Reading $100 x 100 RSR Hundred-Hundreds Drive