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Events for those who enjoy the library in two languages.


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


kids clapping to a storytime
March 15, 2021 10:00 AM
English, Italian
Join musician and teacher Ms. Karenn for a morning full of bilingual songs for children in English and Italian! Tune in to Facebook Live...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Gears with money bags, hands shaking and a light bulb
March 15, 2021 1:00 PM
English, Español
The library has partnered with SCORE Los Angeles to host three (3) programs on business structure and more. The series will be held Mondays...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Gears with money bags, hands shaking and a light bulb
March 22, 2021 1:00 PM
English, Español
The library has partnered with SCORE Los Angeles to host three (3) programs on business structure and more. The series will be held Mondays...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


author reading from her book
Tuesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Español
Club de lectura bilingüe para estudiantes en grados 5-10. Saca el libro de la biblioteca cada mes y participa en línea en actividades y...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


Kids at storytime
March 26, 2021 10:30 AM
English, Español
Please join Michele Robinson and Federico Ramirez for a themed Spanish/English bilingual storytime.Program includes stories, songs and a...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


French book
March 26, 2021 2:00 PM
English, French
Come practice your language skills with other French speakers! This group has no instructor.To receive a Zoom invitation, please contact...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Gears with money bags, hands shaking and a light bulb
March 29, 2021 1:00 PM
English, Español
The library has partnered with SCORE Los Angeles to host three (3) programs on business structure and more. The series will be held Mondays...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


author reading from her book
Tuesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Español
Club de lectura bilingüe para estudiantes en grados 5-10. Saca el libro de la biblioteca cada mes y participa en línea en actividades y...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


Baila Baila singer holding her guitar
April 5, 2021 10:00 AM
English, Español
The Baila Baila program introduces kids to Spanish using music and movement. Kids and parents spend quality time together while they dance...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Gears with money bags, hands shaking and a light bulb
April 5, 2021 1:00 PM
English, Español
The library has partnered with SCORE Los Angeles to host three (3) programs on business structure and more. The series will be held Mondays...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


Nathalia with a guitar
April 12, 2021 10:00 AM
English, Español
Nathalia's acoustic solo performance is a musical concert that engages families in a fun multi-cultural educational experience. The shows...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Gears with money bags, hands shaking and a light bulb
April 12, 2021 1:00 PM
English, Español
The library has partnered with SCORE Los Angeles to host three (3) programs on business structure and more. The series will be held Mondays...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


author reading from her book
Tuesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Español
Club de lectura bilingüe para estudiantes en grados 5-10. Saca el libro de la biblioteca cada mes y participa en línea en actividades y...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Gears with money bags, hands shaking and a light bulb
April 19, 2021 1:00 PM
English, Español
The library has partnered with SCORE Los Angeles to host three (3) programs on business structure and more. The series will be held Mondays...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


author reading from her book
Tuesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Español
Club de lectura bilingüe para estudiantes en grados 5-10. Saca el libro de la biblioteca cada mes y participa en línea en actividades y...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


Kids at storytime
April 23, 2021 10:30 AM
English, Español
Please join Michele Robinson and Federico Ramirez for a themed Spanish/English bilingual storytime.Program includes stories, songs and a...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


author reading from her book
Tuesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Español
Club de lectura bilingüe para estudiantes en grados 5-10. Saca el libro de la biblioteca cada mes y participa en línea en actividades y...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


girl and her mom looking at a  tablet
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
English, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Vietnamese
Language immersion for children ages 4 and up! Available on the library’s Facebook and YouTube channels. Chinese (Mandarin): 3/10 Persian...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


French book
April 30, 2021 2:00 PM
English, French
Come practice your language skills with other French speakers! This group has no instructor.To receive a Zoom invitation, please contact...


globe with colorful stack of books
Mondays at 11 a.m.
English, Italian
Are you learning Italian, but need practice speaking the language? Join us for a relaxed and informal group conversation via Zoom. For...


Graphic of a stack of language books next to a globe.
Mondays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Chinese
Learn how to speak Mandarin-Chinese from the comfort of your home via Zoom. Students will learn basic conversation through listening and...


colorful stack of books with a globe
Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Spanish for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn the basics of Korean? Join us for this Basic Korean Introduction Class. This program is presented by the Los Angeles...


verdant Korean landscape
Tuesdays at 4 p.m.
English, Korean
Do you want to learn Korean? Join us and learn the Korean language and culture. This program is presented by the Los Angeles Public Library...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
English, Chinese
Join us for Chinese (Mandarin) class for beginners. Please reserve your spot at language@lapl.org to join the session.


Christina Chu
May 5, 2021 2:00 PM
English, Chinese
Join us in celebrating Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a virtual live Chinese traditional music performance! Performed by Christina Chu...


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Thursdays at 10 a.m.
English, Russian
Russian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org 


colorful stack of books with a globe
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
Intermediate Spanish. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


globe with a rainbow stack of books
Fridays at 10 a.m.
English, Armenian
Armenian for beginners. Please reserve at language@lapl.org


colorful stack of books with a globe
Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
English, Español
For one hour, we will talk only in Spanish about books, the weather, and the Spanish Language. This class is for intermediate to advanced...


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