English Class

Library: Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building

Date: 7/11/2019, 7/18/2019, 7/25/2019, 8/1/2019, 8/8/2019, 8/15/2019, 8/22/2019, 8/29/2019, 9/5/2019, 9/12/2019, 9/19/2019, 9/26/2019, 10/3/2019, 10/10/2019, 10/17/2019, 10/24/2019, 10/31/2019, 11/7/2019, 11/14/2019, 11/21/2019, 12/5/2019, 12/12/2019, 12/19/2019, 12/26/2019

Room: Central Library Compass Center

Time: 10:30AM - 12:30PM

Type: English Learning/ESL, Featured Event

Age Group: adults

 

Learn English with your fellow Houstonians at the Library. With HPL’s Living English Lessons, you learn to read, write, and speak English that connects to your everyday life in Houston. These interactive lessons help you go grocery shopping, talk to a doctor, take care of pets, and more! All levels and language backgrounds are welcome. Classes are free, and no registration is required.

Lesson Schedule

Class Date

Lesson

Class Date

Lesson

July 4

Independence Day – NO CLASS

October 3

Food & Grocery

July 11

Technology

October 10

Weather & Environment

July 18

Sports & Hobbies

October 17

Housing & Furniture

July 25

Romantic Relationships

October 24

Finding a Job

August 1

Dreams & Goals

October 31 

Working a Job

August 8

Law & Your Rights

November 7

Shopping

August 15

Cooking & Baking

November 14

Life Experiences & Emotions

August 22

Travel

November 21

Money & Banking

August 29

Education

November 28

Thanksgiving – NO CLASS

September 5

Going to a Restaurant

December 5

Entertainment

September 12

Family

December 12

Clothing & Hygiene

September 19

Casual Conversations

December 19

Pets & Wildlife

September 26

Cars & Transportation

December 26

Holiday Break

 

 

January 2

Holiday Break

Houston Public Library’s Living English Lessons are a series of 25 lessons that immerse English learners in activities that reflect common life experiences, such as managing your money, going shopping, and taking care of your family’s health. Each lesson connects to resources and places in Houston. Students have the chance to bake cookies with new friends, prepare for weather emergencies, go on a technology scavenger hunt, and more!