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

“Grate” Altus Spelling Bee to be rescheduled

Mar 24, 2020

The Great Plains Literacy Council’s “Great Altus Spelling Bee” will not be held on April 4th in order to comply with the local, state, and federal guidelines to control the community spread of the COVID-19 virus.  The event will be rescheduled at a later date.

Library Closing

Mar 17, 2020
Library Closed through April 16.

Altus and Hollis libraries have closed until at least Tuesday, April 16. Loan periods for borrowed items have automatically been extended to May 1. Patrons are encouraged to use the library’s downloadable e-books, audio books, magazines and other resources available online through the library’s website. Please check our Facebook page…