Literacy Program

Click the tab COVID-19 or the link here to get the latest information (including current open hours) and look at our numerous resources during this crisis.



Plumas County Literacy services are found at these locations:

Quincy: 445 Jackson Street 

283-6413      Email Quincy

Chester: 210 First Street, Assistant Debbie Lundquist, 
258-2767 Email Chester

Portola: 34 Third Avenue, Assistant Odessie Welch, 
832-0522 Email Portola

All programs accept appointments by telephone or email.  When you speak to a Literacy member, they will let you know about how we are teaching learners during whichever current tier/stage of COVID-19 opening we are on.

Plumas County Literacy Programs

  • GED pre-test instruction
  • financial literacy
  • English language education
  • grammar instruction
  • writing instruction
  • reading and comprehension assistance
  • citizenship pre-test instruction
  • dyslexia remediation
  • basic computer instruction
  • Project Read [encouragement to parents/caregivers on the importance of reading to children; free books to children and youth]
  • Project ALIVE [education and reading assistance to adults with disabilities]

All classes are available in English or Spanish at the Portola Location. 

Please contact the County Librarian if you are interested in having your business join Project Read, in which we deliver a basket of free books for your customers to take in an effort to encourage child reading.