New program offers reading help
September 25, 2019
A new program geared toward native English speakers who need help learning to read and write will be available at the Sweet Home Library by November.
Linn-Benton Community College, Linn County Library Consortium and GED Network are partnering together to offer an adult literacy program funded by a grant through the State Library of Oregon.
"I love this idea," said Rose Peda, director at the Sweet Home Library. "We've identified here at the library several individuals who (would benefit from this program)."
With state money and matching funds totaling $101,000, coordinator Amanda Makepeace...