English Conversation

New! Plaza English + Art Workshops

Join professional artists from the Art Students League of Denver and learn how to create different types of art while you practice speaking English. Meet new people, develop art skills, and learn new English vocabulary. No art experience needed. Free and drop-in. No registration required! Children 10 and younger must be with an adult.

Every month at 10 locations - Find the closest program to you:

Northwest: Valdez-Perry or Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales

Southwest: Ross-Barnum, Athmar Park or Hadley

Northeast: Montbello or Green Valley Ranch

Southeast: Schlessman Family, Hampden, or Ross-University Hills

For all dates, times and locations, see the complete schedule (English, Spanish).

Online English Conversation Groups

All programs are free, no registration required. All levels.

Mondays
3-4 p.m. All Levels
Click to join

Or call 339-645-9103 and enter pin 528 209 781‬#.

Tuesdays
6-7 p.m. All Levels
Click to join

Or call 484-886-4032 and enter pin 321 141 735#.

Visit Plaza

 

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English Reading Hour

    Come join us for an hour to improve your English reading skills! This book club is ideal for those who want to practice reading English. We will discuss vocabulary, thoughts and ideas in a group setting where all newcomers are welcome and embraced. 

 

Saturdays 12-30-1:30 p.m.
September 3, 10, 17, 24 & October 1
Schlessman Family Branch Library

Fliers:
English
Arabic
Mandarin
Somali
Spanish
Ukrainian
Vietnamese

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  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Virtual Programming
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: English Language Learning, Immigrant Services
    Event Details:
    Plaza English Conversation Groups offer space for community members to connect with each other and with the Denver Public Library. These online groups are drop-in, informal spaces to build confidence and speaking skills for anyone who is learning Eng...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
    This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
    Library Branch: Hadley Branch Library
    Room: Community Room
    Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
    Program Type: Citizenship, English Language Learning
    Event Details:
    Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Visite este espacio comunitario don...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Virtual Programming
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: Citizenship, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services
    Event Details:
    Join the Plaza Online Citizenship Study Group to learn about the citizenship application, study civics questions, practice for the citizenship interview, and build confidence communicating in English.  You can join online with Google Meet:&nb...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Virtual Programming
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: Citizenship, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services
    Event Details:
    Join the Plaza Online Citizenship Study Group to learn about the citizenship application, study civics questions, practice for the citizenship interview, and build confidence communicating in English.  You can join online with Google Meet:&nb...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Virtual Programming
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: Citizenship, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services
    Event Details:
    Join the Plaza Online Citizenship Study Group to learn about the citizenship application, study civics questions, practice for the citizenship interview, and build confidence communicating in English.  Join online: click here Or join by phon...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.
    This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
    This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
    Library Branch: Green Valley Ranch Branch Library
    Room: Community Room (Full Room)
    Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5), Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
    Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
    Event Details:
    Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! ...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.
    This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
    This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
    Library Branch: Schlessman Family Branch Library
    Room: Community Room
    Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5), Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
    Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
    Event Details:
    Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Programas Plaza - Recursos Para Inm...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Virtual Programming
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: English Language Learning, Immigrant Services
    Event Details:
    Plaza English Conversation Groups offer space for community members to connect with each other and with the Denver Public Library. These online groups are drop-in, informal spaces to build confidence and speaking skills for anyone who is learning Eng...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Hampden Branch Library
    Room: Community Room
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
    Event Details:
    Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! ...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    Library Branch: Schlessman Family Branch Library
    Room: Community Room
    Ages: Adult
    Program Type: English Language Learning
    Event Details:
    Join professional artists from the Art Students League of Denver to learn to create beautiful artwork using a variety of materials and practice speaking with other English language learners. Meet others, learn new skills, and widen your vocabulary. F...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
    This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
    Library Branch: Hadley Branch Library
    Room: Community Room
    Ages: Adult, Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
    Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
    Event Details:
    Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Visite este espacio comunitario don...
  • This event is in the "Adult" group.
    This event is in the "Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5)" group.
    This event is in the "Kids (ages 5 - 12)" group.
    This event is in the "Teen (ages 13 - 17)" group.
    Library Branch: Ross-Barnum Branch Library
    Room: Community Room #1
    Ages: Adult, Birth-Pre-K (ages 0 - 5), Kids (ages 5 - 12), Teen (ages 13 - 17)
    Program Type: Arts and Crafts, Citizenship, Computers and Tech, English Language Learning, Immigrant Services, Job Help, Research Skills
    Event Details:
    Visit this open community space where immigrants from all over the world connect with resources and meet new people. Whatever you’re doing, we can help! Resources include: English, Citizenship, Crafts, and more! Spanish: Visite este espacio comun...