Free Drop-In English Classes

BPL’s free weekly English classes that do not require advance registration

Brooklyn Public Library offers two different types of weekly English classes that do not require advance registration. These classes are for beginner level English language learners.  

 

We Speak NYC English Class 

We Speak NYC classes are part of the MOIA English Learning and Support Center Program. These beginner-level classes meet weekly for 8 weeks and do not require registration. You receive free English practice materials and each week we’ll cover rights and resources for immigrant New Yorkers.  

See the full list of WE SPEAK NYC Classes and sort by day and/or location.
 

Welcome English Class 

The library offers free ESOL weekly classes for beginners learning English that give you the chance to improve your English and practice with other adults learning English. Participants should arrive on time because classroom space is limited.  

See the full list of Welcome ESOL Classes and sort by day and/or location..

 

Upcoming Events

Free English Class

Thu, Apr 25 1:30pm
Greenpoint Library

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet twice a weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. Registration is not necessary.

(For non-beginner …

Free English Class

Thu, Apr 25 5:30pm
Williamsburgh, Auditorium

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet twice a weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. Registration is not necessary.

(For non-beginner …

Free English Class

Fri, Apr 26 2:00pm
Walt Whitman Library

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. Class Sign Up list is available at the Library Reference Desk one…

Free English Class

Mon, Apr 29 10:30am
Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. 

(For non-beginner classes, integrated English…

Free English Class

Mon, Apr 29 10:30am
Sunset Park Library

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. 

(For non-beginner classes, integrated English…

Free English Class

Tue, Apr 30 1:30pm
Greenpoint Library

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet twice a weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. Registration is not necessary.

(For non-beginner …

Free English Class

Tue, Apr 30 5:00pm
Mill Basin, Program Room

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

No registration required, space is limited. 

Please email immigrantservices@bklynlibrary.org for more information.

Free English Class

Tue, Apr 30 5:00pm
Walt Whitman Library

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every week Improve your English Practice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. Class Sign Up list is available at the Library…

Free English Class

Tue, Apr 30 5:30pm
Williamsburgh, Auditorium

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet twice a weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. Registration is not necessary.

(For non-beginner …

Free English Class

Wed, May 1 10:30am
Sunset Park Library

adult learning ESOL Immigrant Services

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every weekImprove your EnglishPractice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity. 

(For non-beginner classes, integrated English…

Other ESOL Classes

Brooklyn Public Library offers other beginner English classes, job certification classes, and business English classes and can provide you with assistance and other resources. See all the different types of ESOL classes here.

 

Our Supporters

Brooklyn Public Library gratefully acknowledges the support the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs in supporting free, drop-in English classes at libraries across Brooklyn. 
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