Nearby Jubilee Street Closures: Library Parking Remains Open

Jubilee street closures near the Library run from June 10 through June 17: Woodridge Drive is closed from 71st Street to Center Drive and Center Drive is closed from Wild Plum to Plaza Drive. See the Park District website for Jubilee details

Saturday, June 15 from noon - 3 p.m. visit the Library's fun minion-themed tent at the Jubilee for a photo-op and activity!

ESL/ELL

Woodridge Public Library has a variety of books, CDs, and DVDs to assist local residents with their English as a Second Language studies and with basic literacy skills development.

Feel free to browse and print our ELL/ESL Resources handout.

The following organizations provide further information, classes and/or tutors for learning English as a Second Language and for basic literacy skills. These programs are not sponsored by the Library, but many of them use the Library's facilities and materials:

Classes, Groups, & Tutors

College of DuPage English Language Acquisition (ELA)

Free English language acquisition classes at the College of Dupage.

Address

425 Fawell Blvd
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
United States

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Illinois Adult Learning Hotline

Operators speak English, Spanish and Polish or use the online program locator. Referral services for students, volunteers, and employers wishing to locate adult education classes near your home or work in English as a Second Language (ESL), adult literacy, preparation for high school equivalency (HSE) in English and Spanish, and citizenship.

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Literacy DuPage

Provides free one-on-one tutoring at a time and place convenient to the student and tutor. English Conversation Groups designed to give adult ESL learners more practice meet at many local libraries. Call for locations and times.

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People's Resource Center

Offers instruction in English, math, reading skills, GED preparation, and citizenship test preparation. Free and open to adults who live in DuPage and have registered as a PRC client.

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Southwest Suburban Immigrant Project

Free 12-week citizenship classes. Also includes review of English language skills.

Address

101 Royce Rd #12
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
United States

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Tutoring English to Advance Change (TEACH)

Free ESL one-on-one tutoring once a week for one hour. Visit the website for locations and times available. Tutors also help students prepare for GED and citizenship tests.

Address

100 S. Sixth Ave
La Grange, IL 60524
United States

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World Relief Chicagoland

Free English Classes for Adults through Zoom. Beginning & intermediate levels, preparation for the American workplace, tutoring for the citizenship exam & interview.

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