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English as a Second Language (ESL)

Need to improve your English?  English classes are FREE for immigrants, refugees or work-visa holders, U.S. residents and citizens.

Ongoing classes – join at any time!


Focus on improving reading, writing, math and social studies in order to take a GED course or the citizenship test.

Thursdays, 6 – 8:30 pm

Beginning English

Learn the A,B,C’s of English, helpful phrases and key vocabulary to do daily activites and find jobs.

Wednesdays, 4 – 6 pm

Intermediate English

Practice English, and improve your reading, writing, pronunciation and listening.

Tuesdays, 6 – 8 pm

Family Literacy

Meet with other parents and learn about life in the United States. Topics will include: parenting help, understanding the U.S. school system, helping your children to read and more! Free child care available for children agres 18 months – 5 years. Parents with children ages 5+ are welcome to arrive at 9:45 am.

Wednesdays, 9 – 9:45 am (parent & child)

Wednesdays, 9:45 – 11:30 am (parents only with child care available)

Orono Discovery Center Room 102
5050 Independence Street, Maple Plain


Vicki Larson –

Call 952-449-8350 or email

Daytime classes are available at our Plymouth location. Please call 763-745-6034 for more information.