"Learn your language well and command it well,
and you will have the first component to life."
Edward R. Murrow (1908-1965)
Schaumburg Township District Library
Literacy Newsletter
Library ESL Class Registration starts today!
ESL Class (Library) Lower/Intermediate Registration starts Monday, February 6 at 12:30.
Classes will be Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 12:30-3:30 for 12 weeks

Have you taken a beginners class, and are ready to progress to the next level?  We have a lower intermediate ESL class starting registration and testing on Monday, February 6th at 12:30 in the adult classroom on the 2nd floor of the Library.  If you can't make that day we are also registering students on Wednesday, February 8th. Classes are free. Come and be tested to see if this class will work for you.

NOT a beginners class, or for advanced students.
Citizenship Class
Spring classes will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays and begin with registration on Monday, February 20 at 6:30 in the Adult Classroom of the Central Library.

Each 12-week class is free and will provide information to prepare students for the naturalization interview. Registration takes place in the first class. Students should bring their green card to the class.

ESL Book Discussion
Thursday, February 23rd 2017 12:15 p.m.
Hoffman Estates Branch Meeting Room. 1550 Hassell Road.

"Tuesdays with Morrie" by Mitch Albom.

Book discussions are an excellent way for ESL students to acquire new comprehension and analysis skills in English. Discussions are led by a moderator who will guide you using questions and prompts . Just read the book and show up to the discussion!
Questions? Email hstewart@stdl.org 

Try our online program TENSE BUSTER
Practice your English grammar from home!

We highly recommend Tense buster to all our students. It is a multi-level grammar practice program that is effective, enjoyable, free and easy to use!
Access the program from our Literacy webpage HERE .
Home access requires a Schaumburg Library Card. 
Questions? Email hstewart@stdl.org 

Need Help? Book a Librarian
If you need assistance with forms, would like help with citizenship practice tests, or are interested in demonstrations of computer software for individualized language learning, please contact Helen to make your free appointment.
Questions or Comments?

Contact the Community Engagement Librarian
Helen Stewart  hstewart@stdl.org  (847) 923 3387