Hennepin County Library offers a variety of English Language Learning (ELL) opportunities. Get the help you need in a setting that works for you.
At the LibraryConversation Circles - locations and schedule
Practice speaking English at the library once a week for 1 to 2 hours.
Franklin Learning Center - one-to-one and small group tutoring to learn English or prepare for the GED or U.S. citizenship exam. Call 612-543-6934, email firstname.lastname@example.org or stop in to register and get more information.
Open Door Learning Center - group classes to learn English or prepare for the GED or U.S. citizenship exam. Call 612-377-5399, or stop in to register and get more information.
Work with a volunteer tutor to learn English or improve your English language skills. New students must complete a placement test, which is given on the first Thursday of each month at 5 p.m. and the first Saturday of each month at 10 a.m., to determine their level. This program is free, and all materials are provided.
Level A: 5-6 p.m.
Level B: 6-7 p.m.
Level C: 7-8 p.m.
Level A: 9-10 a.m.
Level B: 10-11 a.m.
Level C: 11 a.m.-Noon
Online resources to help with learning a language.