ESL Library Outreach Program - LSC-CyFair
ESL Talk Times and Classes
- Practice speaking and listening to English
- Free with no registration required
- Meet in 215 at the days and times listed in box on this page
Fall 2017 Classes:
- Free English classes for speakers of other languages
- Start week of Sept. 11 and continue through Dec. 8
- Meet 1-2 times a week for 1-2 hours
- Usually meet on weekday mornings or afternoons
Registration for Fall 2017 Classes:
All new students must register and take a placement test on one of the following dates in Library Room 131:
- Monday, August 14, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
- Tuesday, August 15: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Takes approximately 45 minutes to complete
Other Area Opportunities to Learn English
Harris County Public Library Branches
Free English, Citizenship, and/or GED classes offered at each branch. Call the specific branch to find out which courses are offered and when.
Go to www.hcpl.net/location/locations to find the library closest to you.
Harris County Department of Education
Free English and GED classes offered in the evenings.
Go to Adult Education Calendars or call 713-692-6216.
Cypress Assistance Ministries
Free English and GED classes offered in the evenings, with a $40 materials fee to register.
Go to www.cypressassistance.org/ged-esl-classes/ or call 281-826-4403.
ESOL Classes through Lone Star College
Fee-based classes offered through the Continuing Education Department or for college credit.
Go to www.lonestar.edu/esol.htm or contact the Continuing Education department at 281-290-3460.
Practice your English Skills on the Web
www.hcpl.net/ref/dbsubs.htm#languages and choose Pronunciator
Access these online language tutorials with your Harris County Public Library card and pin number.
BBC Learning English
Worksheets, videos, and vocabulary to practice English.
ESL Cyber Listening Lab
Great site to test your listening skills. Modules include general and academic vocabulary.
GCF Learn Free
Tutorials on computers, reading, math, as well as interactive practice with everyday life situations.
Civics and Citizenship Resources
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is a primary source of information for new immigrants.
- Becoming a U.S. Citizen: An Overview of the Naturalization Process (video)
- Promise of Freedom: An Introduction to U.S. History and Civics for Immigrants (video)
- Welcome to the United States: a Guide for New Immigrants
Summer 2017 Talk Times
June 5 - August 25
No registration required.
Location: Library Room 215
1:00 - 2:00 pm
6:30 - 7:30 pm
10:00 - 11:30 am
1:30 - 3:00 pm
10:00 - 11:30 am
12:30 - 2:30 pm