Library Hours

Monday-Friday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturdays: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Cook Memorial Library


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Literacy Center

The Literacy Center offers scheduled and drop-in tutoring. Fill out the the online Tutoring Application to apply. For more information call the Library at 541.962.1339 or email Myra at mbritschgi@cityoflagrande.org

Literacy and learning games are available for checkout from the Literacy Center. Check out this list and email Myra or call the Library to borrow a game.


Mission

Mission

The Cook Memorial Adult & Family Literacy Center is available to all ages, offering opportunities to improve reading and comprehension, as well as math and other basic skills, through written materials, games, and computers.

All Literacy Center services are FREE.


Services

  • Learn to read & improve reading skills
  • Reading partners
  • Homework help
  • Benchmark writing practice
  • Reasoning skills
  • Math skills
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • GED (high school equivalency) preparation
  • Testing
  • Reading & language skills
    • Letter recognition
    • Phonics
    • Oral fluency
    • Grammar
    • Spelling
    • Vocabulary
    • Proof reading
    • Comprehension

Materials & Resources

  • Learning games, including multi-generational games for family fun
  • Computer programs for pre-K thru early high school
  • CDs for reading, language, spelling, and math
  • Grade level crosswords for comprehension, spelling, and vocabulary
  • GeoSafari - science & geography
  • FREE books each time you visit!
  • Resources for newborn thru adult
  • Parenting & grandparenting materials: prenatal, potty training, kindergarten readiness, staying in school, finding & keeping employment
  • Analogies for older students
  • Computers - 5 educational desktops
  • 2 AWE Learning Stations - primary & intermediate

Centro de Adultos y Alfabetizacion

Ayuda gratis de tutores calificados a:

  • Aprender a leer o mejorar la técnica de leer y de matemáticas
  • Compañeros de leer
  • Practica de escribir
  • Desarrollar técnicas de razonar
  • Ayuda con la tarea
  • Ingles como segundo lenguaje
  • GED y preparación la GED
  • Recursos de nuevos bebes a adultos
  • Materiales de ser patres y ser abuelos
  • Exámenes disponibles
  • Ayudar con niños quienes letras al reves