Classes

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Project Literacy provides free classes taught by professional ESOL teachers and conversation circles led by native English speakers. Classes are held at the Watertown Free Public Library and Watertown High School. 

All classes require advance registration. Contact Philippa at pbiggers@watertown-ma.gov to make an appointment to register for classes. 

Fall 2017 - By Registration Only

English Classes

CLASS/LEVEL
DAY(S)
TIME
Basic Literacy
Tuesdays
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Beginner English 1
Tuesdays and Thursdays
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Beginner English 1
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Beginner English 1
Thursdays
9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Beginner English 2
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Beginner English 2
Saturdays
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Beginner English 3
Mondays and Wednesdays
9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Beginner English 3
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Intermediate English 1
Mondays and Wednesdays
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Intermediate English 1
Tuesdays and Thursdays
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Intermediate English 1
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Intermediate English 2
Mondays
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Intermediate English 2
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Advanced English
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Advanced English
Wednesdays
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Additional Classes for Intermediate/Advanced Students

CLASS
DAY(S)
TIME
Conversation Class
Tuesdays
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Citizenship Class
Wednesdays
4:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Newspaper Class
Thursdays
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Book Group
Thursdays
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.


More Opportunities to Learn

Individual Tutoring - By Registration Only

Tutoring can begin any time after a student is registered in the Project Literacy program. Learn more here.

Let's Talk! - No Registration

Everyone is welcome to our weekly conversation group, "Let's Talk!" Registration is not necessary. Come and practice speaking English.

When: Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Watertown High School, 50 Columbia Street, Room 333. During the summer months we meet at First Parish Church of Watertown, 35 Church Street.