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Adult Literacy Services

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Adult Literacy Program (ALP)

Work one on one with an adult tutor to improve your reading and literacy skills. Tutors meet with students in any branch of the Los Angeles Public Library. This service is free. They meet twice a week for 1 to 1½ hours at a time for a minimum of six months.

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Limited English Proficiency (LEP)

This is a self-guided program for adults with limited English skills. Students use books and videos to help them achieve English literacy skills. There is no time limit for this program, and our staff provides assistance as needed.

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Families for Literacy (FFL)

Parents of children under the age of five who are enrolled in our Adult Literacy or Limited English Proficiency program are eligible for free children's books. Our tutors and staff teach students how to read to their children.


Upcoming Adult Literacy Events

Adult Literacy
July 20, 2018 10:30AM to 12:30PM
Free English conversation workshop. TAUGHT IN KOREAN.For more information, contact our Literacy Center at (213) 228-7037 x03.

 


Adult Literacy
Every Friday and Saturday, 11:00 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Walk-in Tutors: Free 15-20 minute tutoring sessions for adults 19 and older. Tutors can help with reading, writing, and conversation skills...

 


Every Friday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Learners learn basic writing skills that include: punctuation, grammar, sentence and paragraph structure. They learn to express themselves...

 


Adult Literacy
Fridays 12:30 to 2:00pm
Would you like to learn or practice English? Come to our FREE English classes. Improve your pronunciation and expand your vocabulary while...

 


Adult Literacy
Every Friday, 1-2:30 p.m.
Learners learn and practice English conversation for everyday use.  A focus is on phrases and statements commonly used by native...

 


Adult Literacy
Fridays, 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Would you like to learn or practice English? Come to our free English classes to improve your pronunciation and expand your vocabulary...

 


Adult Literacy
July 20, 2018 1:30PM
An English conversation group featuring different aspects of food incorporated into conversation every week.  

 


Adult Literacy
Friday, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Free fifteen minute tutoring for adults (age +18). Tutors teach: English reading, writing, and speaking. Appointments with the tutor are on...

 


Adult Literacy
Every Friday and Saturday, 11:00 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.
Walk-in Tutors: Free 15-20 minute tutoring sessions for adults 19 and older. Tutors can help with reading, writing, and conversation skills...

 


Adult Literacy
Every Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Learners learn basic writing skills that include: punctuation, grammar, sentence and paragraph structure. They learn to express themselves...

 


July 21, 2018 12:30PM
You're Invited! English Conversation Classes on Saturdays 12:30-2:00 pm in the afternoon.¡Estás invitado! Clases de Conversación en Inglés...

 


Adult Literacy
Every Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m.
Learners learn and practice English conversation for everyday use. A focus is on phrases and statements commonly used by native English...

 


Every Saturday, 1:30pm to 2:45pm
Would you like to learn or practice English? Come to our free English classes. Improve your pronunciation and expand your vocabulary while...

 


July 21, 2018 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Adult ESL students interested in polishing their grammar and building their vocabulary are invited to this hour-long weekly class.  No...

 


July 21, 2018 4:00PM to 5:30PM
Improve your writing skills in a comfortable environment.  All levels welcome, especially beginners.  No pre-registration...

 


Adult Literacy
Mondays, 10:00am to noon
Would you like to learn or practice English? Come to our free English classes to improve your pronunciation and expand your vocabulary...

 


Adult Literacy
Mondays except March 26th, May 28th, September 3rd, October 8th and November 12th
All adults are welcome to come and learn to improve their English conversation skills!

 


Adult Literacy
Every Monday - Thursday from 11:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Walk-in Tutors: Free 15-20 minute tutoring sessions for adults 19 and older. Tutors can help with reading, writing, and conversation skills...

 



Adult Literacy Services in the Central Library and branches are made possible through the generosity of Caroline Singleton.

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