Supporting Early Literacy

Book bags, storytimes, and reading programs for ages zero through five are available for participating child care sites throughout Jackson County. Bilingual services are also provided to Spanish-speaking child care sites. For more information, please contact Nancy Peterson, Outreach Coordinator, at 541-774-6564, or by e-mail at For bilingual services, please contact Megan Pinder, Early Literacy Bilingual Specialist, at 541-774-6587, or by email at

Interested in Volunteering with Outreach to Child Care?

We have a variety of opportunities available, such as providing storytimes, delivering book bags, or helping to maintain our branch’s collection. Please note your interest in Outreach to Child Care when filling out the volunteer application.

Outreach Specialists

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Nancy Peterson

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Megan Pinder

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Kateri Warnick