Adult Literacy

To provide free, confidential literacy instruction for any adult, eighteen years of age and older, in the Downey area; to encourage family literacy; and to encourage lifelong learning.

"This little bird reminds me of myself when I entered the Literacy Program. I felt like a little bird cooped up in a cage. With love, teaching, acceptance and patience, I now feel like a free little bird released from the cage. The Sky Is The Limit!"

- Marie Turney, Adult Learner, Downey City Library Adult Literacy Program