Empowerment through Literacy

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Great Plains Literacy Council provides basic adult literacy services in Jackson and Harmon Counties. Services are free.

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Literacy News & Events

MLK Day Service Project

Jan 15, 2021

Teena Darden a “Volunteer in Service to America” (VISTA) Member assists the Southern Prairie Library System in displaying various books for Martin Luther King Day. Books and activity sheets displayed are for the young, teens and adults. It is not too late to pick one out for this long weekend…

January Virtual Storytime

Jan 8, 2021

January 13th – The books for today are The Snowy Day and Froggy Gets Dressed. Then a sing along with the song “Put your mittens on” followed by decorating your craft mittens January 20th – Senora Rivera will be doing a Bilingual Story time with Ms. Bailee. They will be…

January 2021 Calendar

Jan 8, 2021

All programs are listed on the Event Calendar at the library’s webpage. Programing is virtual. Look us up on Facebook Page and like our page today!

National Button Day – November 16, 2020

Nov 13, 2020

Founded in 1938, the National Button Society recognized button collecting as an organized hobby. Both novice and advanced button collectors celebrate the enjoyment of collecting on this day.