Learning English? Get Practice At Libraries’ Conversation Circles  

Are you learning to speak English? Would you like some practice in a casual, informal atmosphere? Fort Bend County Libraries presents a program for individuals of all nationalities who would like a place to practice their English language and conversation skills. The “ESL Conversation Circles” provide an opportunity for non-English-speaking people to gather in a relaxed setting, and discuss topics of their own choosing while practicing their English skills.

The Conversation Circles will take place at eight locations in the Fort Bend County library system in September. The schedule is as follows:

  • George Memorial Library– 1001 Golfview, Richmond; Adult Services

o   Wednesdays, September 4, 11, 18, 25; 10:00-11:00 am;

o   Tuesdays, September 10 and 24; 6:00-7:00 pm.

  • Mission Bend Branch Library– 8421 Addicks Clodine Road, SW Houston

o   Wednesdays, September 4, 11, 18, 25; 1:30-2:30 pm, Conference Room.

  • Missouri City Branch Library– 1530 Texas Parkway

o   Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19, 26; 10:00-11:00 am, Conference Room.

  • Sugar Land Branch Library– 550 Eldridge

o   Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19, 26; 10:15 am-12:00 noon, Conference Room.

  • Sienna Branch Library– 8411 Sienna Springs Blvd, Missouri City

o   Thursdays, September 5 and 19; 10:30 am-12:00 noon, Conference Room 2A.

  • First Colony Branch Library– 2121 Austin Parkway, Sugar Land

o   Tuesdays, September 10 and 24, 1:30 pm, Conference Room.

  • Cinco Ranch Branch Library– 2620 Commercial Center Blvd, Katy

o   Friday, September 13, 1:00-2:00 pm, Multi-purpose Room.

o   ESL Games – Friday, September 20, 1:00-2:00 pm, Multi-purpose Room.

  • Bob Lutts Fulshear/Simonton Branch Library– 8100 FM 359 South, Fulshear

o   Thursday, September 19, 1:00 pm, Meeting Room.

The program is free and open to the public. For more information, see the Fort Bend County Libraries website (www.fortbend.lib.tx.us), or call George Memorial Library (281-341-2652) or any of the branch libraries.