ESL Conversation Club
Practice your English conversation skills with friendly volunteers.
- Every first and third Tuesday, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. on Zoom
- Every second and fourth Tuesday, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. in the Library
Sign Up. Basic conversation skills recommended.
ESL Read Together
ESL Read Together is a book club designed for English language learners. The Book Club provides participants with a non-threatening environment where the love of reading and understanding of English books come together.
- Second and fourth Wednesday of the month.
Sign Up. Copies of the book available at the second floor Information Desk.
Online Learning Resources
Voice of America for ESL Students: https://learningenglish.voanews.com/
"The Times" in Plain English: https://www.thetimesinplainenglish.com/
Idioms: theidioms.com, idioms4you.com
Visit us at the Main Library or the Rand Road Branch to find the materials and tools you need to learn and practice English at your own pace.
- Browse our catalog for books, DVDs, and CDS
- Read newspapers: Easy English News and News for You. Located in the Literacy area, second floor
- Practice online with Mango Languages
The Palatine community offers lots of services to help English learners on their path.