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Resources Available in Belmont

Belmont ELL Book Club
This intermediate level group meets at Belmont Library in the Flett Room twice a month on Wednesday mornings from 10:30 to 12 PM. Members read and talk about short novels or stories. Drop in, no registration necessary. Contact Kylie Sparks at ksparks@minlib.net for more information.

ESL Conversation Circle
We offer a weekly English Conversation circle on Monday mornings from 10am-12noon in the Flett Room. The class is taught by experienced ESL teacher Moira Lucey and is for high-beginner to intermediate level students. Drop-in, no registration necessary. For questions about the class or class schedule, contact Kylie Sparks ksparks@minlib.net.

Belmont Community Education

644 Pleasant St., Belmont, MA 02478
Telephone: 617-993-5427
email: MReagan@belmont.k12.ma.us

Spring and Fall classes are offered. Classes are described in a printed booklet with registration forms that is released before the session begins. For more information see  http://belmontpubliclibrary.net/2016/01/28/testing-education-reference-center/

Belmont Council on Aging

Beech Street Center
226 Beech Street
Belmont, MA 02478
Hours: Mon thru Fri 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Telephone: (617) 993-2970
FAX: 617-489-4117

Classes are held at the Beech Street Center on Thursdays from 10-11:30 a.m. from October through May. Please call Joan Bishop at (617) 924-6110 for more information about registration and fees.

ESL classes are open to everyone, regardless of residency.


Resources Available Outside of Belmont

Watertown Free Public Library | www.watertownlib.org

Learn English! Free ways to learn!
Registration is necessary to get into classes and tutoring. For more information or questions call 617-924-8797 or email projectliteracy@watertown-ma.gov or sviskin@watertown-ma.gov.

Let’s Talk Conversation Group
Meets on Thursdays from 7:00-8:30 p.m. No registration needed.

English Language Classes – ESOL
Classes are on Tuesday & Thursday evenings 6:30-8:45 p.m. September – May.
6 levels of classes.

Tutoring
Tutoring is one on one or in a small group. Meeting times and locations are flexible. There is usually a wait for tutors.  Come to register at the Watertown Free Public Library 2nd floor for ESOL Classes or Tutoring.

ESOL Computer Classes
Saturday mornings, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon, 2nd Floor of Library in the Lucia Mastrangelo Meeting Room. Registration now required.