Cook Memorial Library

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Literacy Center COVID-19 Response

Take-Out Available

The Literacy Center closed Friday, March 13, 2020, until further notice.

See our "Message from the Director" for more about the library's response to COVID-19.

UPDATE July 30, 2020

Literacy Center Take-Out is now available! Free materials are available in most reading, math, and vocabulary levels. Please call the library, 541-962-1339, or email Myra at to request materials. 

Families with Literacy Center items currently checked out may return them in the library book drop. 

Mission and Hours


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


Tuesday         2:00pm - 4:30pm

Wednesday    2:00pm - 4:30pm

Thursday        2:00pm - 4:30pm

Walk-ins welcome. Tutoring may also be arranged by calling 541-962-1339.

All Literacy Center services are FREE.


  • 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