We offer virtual and in-person English conversation groups through these partner libraries.

Conversation groups provide intermediate level and above adult English as a Second Language (ESL) learners more practice speaking English in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. There is no charge for participation. Registration is required to attend most groups. Use the links below to learn more or register for one or more groups.

 

Schedule of virtual Conversation Groups

Addison Public Library

4 Friendship Plaza, Addison, IL 60101

Every Monday
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Register here

For more information, contact Guest Services at 630-543-3617.

Indian Prairie Public Library

401 Plainfield Road, Darien, IL 60561

Every Wednesday
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Register here

For more information, contact Joe Popowitch, Resources Librarian, at 630-884-8032.

Itasca Community Library

500 W. Irving Park Road, Itasca, IL 60143

Every Wednesday
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Register here

For more information, contact Adult Services at 630-773-1699.

Naperville Public Library

3015 Cedar Glade Road, Naperville, IL 60564

Every Monday
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Register here

For more information, contact Christy Palangattil, Adult Services Librarian, at 630-637-4952.

Westmont Public Library

428 N. Cass Avenue, Westmont, IL 60559

1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Register here

For more information, contact 630-869-6150.

Wheaton Public Library

225 N. Cross Street, Wheaton, IL 60187

Every Saturday
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Register here

For more information, contact Adult Services at 630-868-7525.

Woodridge Public Library

3 Plaza Drive, Woodridge, IL 60517

Every Tuesday
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Register here

For more information, contact Adult Services at 630-487-2577.

Schedule of in-person Conversation Groups

Indian Prairie Public Library

401 Plainfield Road, Darien, IL 60561

1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Registration is not required. Additional details can be found here.

For more information, contact Joe Popowitch, Resources Librarian, at 630-884-8032.

Lisle Library District

777 Front Street, Lisle, IL 60532

2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Registration is not required. Additional details can be found here.

For more information, contact Jean Demas, Literacy Librarian, Adult Services, or call 630-971-1675, x1002.

West Chicago Public Library

118 W. Washington Street, West Chicago, IL 60185

Every Tuesday
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Register here

For more information, contact the Information Desk at 630-231-1552.

For more information, call us at 630-942-5210 or email us at [email protected].