Community ESL and High School Equivalency Classes

Note:  All information is current as of December 6, 2019. Please call for updated information. Classes are only available to adults 18 and older.

Covenant Church
1201 Yerger Boulevard, Sinking Spring, PA 19608
610.374.7277
• Conversational English class
• Mondays, 6:30-8:00 pm
• Open Enrollment

El Portico Church
142 South 6th Street, Reading, PA 19602
610.743.3699
• Fridays, 6:30-8:00 pm

Mother Veronica Resource Center *R
449 South 6th Street, Reading, PA 19602
484.516.2138
www.mvresource.org
• ESL, Citizenship classes
• GED preparation classes in English and Spanish
• Computer Classes Tues./Thurs. 11:15am – 12:45pm and 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
• Registration: January 6 to 15
• Classes begin January 21, 2020

Penn State Berks Library
2080 Tulpehocken Road, Reading, PA 19610
610.396.6244
Contact Barb Lessig, bzl1@psu.edu
En Español: Donna Chambers, 717.203.7193
• Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 pm
No registration required/ Open enrollment

Reading Public Library, Main Branch
100 South 5th Street, Reading, PA 19602
610.655.6350
• Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 am
• December 3 to February 27
• No classes December 19 – January 7

Reading Public Library, Northeast Branch
1348 North 11th Street, Reading, PA 19604
610.655.6361
• Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30-9:00 pm
• December 3 to February 27
• No classes December 9 – January 7

Reading Public Library, Southeast Branch
1426 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading, PA 19602
610.655.6362
• Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 am
• Start date December 3 to February 27
• No classes December 19 to January 7
• Conversation Class – Wed. – 10 am to 11 am

13th and Union Elementary School
1600 North 13th Street, Reading, PA 19604
Call Norma Espada, 484.258.7560
• Thursdays, 8:00-10:00 am

Southern Middle School
931 Chestnut Street, Reading, PA 19602
610.371.5803 ext. 51912 (Nilda Mayol)
• Call for more information

Salvation Army *C
301 South 5th Street, Reading, PA 19602
610.373.5208
• Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 pm
• Call for information- Alfred Pichardo

Sinking Spring Library ESL Class
3040 Penn Ave., Reading, PA 19608
610.678.4311
Contact: Kathy Schell
Schell.kathylynn@gmail.com
• Every other Saturday 10:00 to 11:30 am

St. Margaret’s School
233 Spring Street, Reading, PA 19601, 2nd floor
484.772.6210
• Saturdays, 9:00 am-12:00 pm
• January 18 – May 2020

United Way Bilingual ESL *R
Reading Area Community College, Schuylkill Hall, Classroom 209
111 Riverfront Drive, Reading, PA 19602
• Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions
• Spanish-speakers only; bilingual class
• To register, call 610.372.4721 ext. 5322 (ask for the bilingual class)
• Next class is January-March

GED Classes
Mother Veronica Resource Center
449 South 6th Street, Reading, PA 19602
484.516.2138
www.mvresource.org

Transform Church
621 Centre Avenue, Reading, PA 19601
610.371.8386
gedtransform@gmail.com

*R:  Registration is required

*C:  Childcare provided

 

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