The Free Library is host to many adult education classes throughout the city which includes English Language Learning (ELL) and GED instruction. Classes are free to the public and may require registration. Contact your local neighborhood library for further information.

Upcoming Events

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Online English Conversation Group

Wed, October 28, 2020 6:00 P.M.
Virtual

Join us for a free online English conversation circle. Build your confidence in speaking English while meeting other international adults in a casual learning environment. 6:00-7:00 p.m. every Wednesday starting October 28, 2020.  Email adultlearning@freelibrary.org to register or click…

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation New Americans Language Study English Language Learners Languages and Learning Center Virtual Programs

Virtual Program: Edible Alphabet English

Thu, October 29, 2020 10:30 A.M.
Virtual Program

Adults are invited to this FREE online English class. Each week we read, write, and speak in English--and cook a meal together (at our own homes, connected through videocall).   This class will meet on: TUESDAYS and THURSDAYS from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. October 27, 2020 -…

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Workshops and Enrichment New Americans Culinary Literacy Language Study English Language Learners Languages and Learning Center Culinary Literacy Cooking and Nutrition Virtual Programs

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, October 29, 2020 2:30 P.M.
Virtual Program

Join us for a free conversation circle. Build your confidence in speaking English while meeting other international adults in a casual learning environment. 2:30-4:00 p.m. every Thursday Email adultlearning@freelibrary.org to register. 

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation New Americans Language Study English Language Learners Languages and Learning Center Virtual Programs

Online Intermediate English Class

Fri, October 30, 2020 10:00 A.M.
Charles Santore Library

Join us for a FREE Intermediate English class online, taught by graduate students in the University of Pennsylvania TESOL program.   10 a.m. - 11 a.m.  Wednesdays and Fridays September 23 - November 13, 2020 To register, click the link here.   For more information, email…

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation New Americans Language Study English Language Learners Languages and Learning Center Virtual Programs

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Additional listings of ELL classes not affiliated with the Free Library can be found here. Please note that not all classes are free and may include a cost.

For more information about adult literacy classes in the city of Philadelphia, please contact the Office of Adult Education at 215-686-5250.


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