English Classes

In-Person English Classes

Our in-person classes are for Beginner and Intermediate levels only. Classes run from September to June in two 20-week cycles; new cycles start in September, and February. Classes are for adults 18 and older.

Students 16 to 18 years old may join the After-School English Academy directed by mbrophy@hplct.org.  



September 19, 2023 and end February 10, 2024 on Weekdays and Weekends.

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. (Childcare available)

Saturday classes are from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Registration and testing required


Space is limited.

Registration and testing begins promptly at 9:30 a.m. and takes approximately 3 hours. Please bring a Photo ID and proof of current address. All migrants are welcome. We do not ask about your immigration status.  

Upcoming Registration Dates

Tuesday, September 5 & 12

Wednesday, September 6 & 13

Thursday, September, 7 &14

Saturday, September, 9 & 16


The Downtown Hartford Public Library, on 500 Main Street, Hartford.

The 500 Main St. entrance is CLOSED. Please enter through the side entrance located on Arch Street.


Parking is available on the street and behind the library on Arch Street.


Street parking is free from 6:00 PM – 8:00 AM, and all day Saturday and Sunday.


All other times $1.00 -$2.00 an hour.


To pay by phone, download the Woonerf App on your phone. 

ESL Interest Form(Formulario de Interés para ESL)
We offer a family program that includes special educational activities for your children. The program also teaches you more about resources available to you and your children to learn together at home or at the library. (Ofrecemos un programa para familias que incluye actividades educativas especiales para sus hijos. El programa también le enseña más sobre los recursos disponibles para que usted y sus hijos aprendan juntos en casa o en la biblioteca. )
If there is space, you may attend more than one session. (Si hay espacio, puede asistir a más de una sesión.)
(Primer nombre y Apellido)
Please note that you may Opt Out at any time by replying "STOP" to our text messages. (Tenga en cuenta que puede darse de baja en cualquier momento respondiendo "STOP" a nuestros mensajes de texto.)

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