FREE English (ESOL) Online Tutoring

FREE English (ESOL) Online Tutoring

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Apr/Fri/2021 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

English for Speakers of Other Languages with Karina Cerna

Friday, April 9

Time slots: 5:00-6:00 pm / 6:00-7:00 pm / 7:00-8:00 pm

Registration is required. You can reserve a space for tutoring by registering below or email Donald at adult@pawlinglibrary.org.

Once you are registered Karina will email you a Zoom link. You can use Zoom on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

One space is available for each class. Please indicate what day and time you’d like to make an appointment.

Thank you!

This publication was supported in part by funds from the New York State Library’s Adult Literacy Services grant program.

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    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 102, 103, 105

    Mondays & Wednesdays

    10:00 am-1:00 pm

    1/11/21-4/28/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Mon/2021 5:30 PM - Apr/Mon/2021 8:30 PM

    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 102, 105, 106

    Mondays & Wednesdays

    5:30-8:30 pm

    1/11/21-4/28/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Tue/2021 10:00 AM - Apr/Tue/2021 1:00 PM

     

     

     

    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 101, 104

    Tuesdays & Thursdays

    10:00 am-1:00 pm

    Dates: 1/12/20-4/22/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at:http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Tue/2021 11:00 AM - Apr/Tue/2021 2:00 PM

     

     

     

    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 106

    Tuesdays & Thursdays

    11:00 am -2:00 pm

    1/12/21-4/22/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Tue/2021 5:30 PM - Apr/Tue/2021 8:30 PM

     

     

     

    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 101, 103, 104

    Tuesdays & Thursdays

    5:30-8:30 pm

    Dates: 1/12/20-4/22/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Tue/2021 6:30 PM - Apr/Tue/2021 7:30 PM

    with Barry Pirro

    Tuesday, April 13
    6:30-7:30 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. 

    Paranormal investigator Barry Pirro has investigated hundreds of haunted houses, businesses, and historic sites. He has also been a consultant for paranormal TV shows Ghost Adventures, Ghost Nation, Kindred Spirits, and Paranormal Survivor. Join Barry as he shares chilling stories of haunted objects. Just as a house can be haunted, any object can become haunted or cursed. Hear stories of haunted paintings, jewelry, dolls, furniture, and musical instruments. Participants will also have a chance to ask Barry questions about his experiences as a ‘ghost hunter’, and to share their own true ghost stories. 

  • Apr/Wed/2021 10:00 AM - Apr/Wed/2021 1:00 PM

     

     

     

    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 102, 103, 105

    Mondays & Wednesdays

    10:00 am-1:00 pm

    1/11/21-4/28/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Wed/2021 5:30 PM - Apr/Wed/2021 8:30 PM

    Spring 2021 semester

    ESOL Level 102, 105, 106

    Mondays & Wednesdays

    5:30-8:30 pm

    1/11/21-4/28/21

    You Can Learn English: DCC-ESOL-English as a Second Language

    Dutchess Community College is providing quality online group English lessons. All ESOL levels, from 101 to 108, are available with classes taking place mid-morning and evenings. Students will need a computer, tablet or smartphone with Wi-Fi connection to participate. Stay safe and receive your education in the comfort of your home. 

    DCC’s teachers will help you to practice speaking, reading, writing and listening, while you receive individual attention. Register now and start learning.

    All ESOL courses cost $25.00 for the entire semester, payable by e-check, credit or debit card. Books are not included in the course fee. All new students must take an online placement test to determine their appropriate level. To request a placement exam email us at esl@sunydutchess.edu

    See full details on how to register at: http://www.sunydutchess.edu/esl

    If you have any questions please contact DCC at 845-790-3590 or esl@sunydutchess.edu.

  • Apr/Wed/2021 6:30 PM - Apr/Wed/2021 7:30 PM

    Wednesday, April 14
    6:30-7:30 pm

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. 

    The book club will be discussing Sold on a Monday, by Kristina McMorris.

    Share your passion for reading.

    Enjoy friendly discussions about your favorite books.

    This evening is for you.

    Book selections are made by our members.

  • Apr/Thu/2021 6:30 PM - Apr/Thu/2021 7:30 PM

    with Lonna Kelly

    Thursday, April 1, 8 15 & 22
    6:30-7:30 pm

    This program is ongoing throughout the year. Please check our online calendar for the continuing dates. 

    Registration is required. You can register below or by contacting Donald, our Adult Program Coordinator, at adult@pawlinglibrary.org. 

    The Pawling Library and Putnam Independent Living Services are partnering to offer you the National Diabetes Prevention Program. 

    Are you prediabetic? 

    Work with a trained lifestyle coach and a CDC approved curriculum to prevent or delay types 2 diabetes.

    Prevent Type 2 will give you a full year of support to help you to: 

    • Eat healthy
    • Add physical activity to your day
    • Manage stress
    • Stay motivated 

     

    Please join us. 

    YOU CAN MAKE A CHANGE FOR LIFE

     

    Putnam Independent Living Services and the Pawling Library partner to offer the National Diabetes Prevention Program Virtually 

    Luke is one of the 84 million Americans who have been diagnosed with prediabetes, a condition where your blood sugar is high but not yet high enough to be diagnosed as Type 2 diabetes. He completed the Prevent Type 2 National Diabetes Prevention Program and had this to say “I’ve lost over 30 pounds.  It’s been a slow, steady change over the year I was enrolled in the Prevent T2 Program at Putnam Independent Living Services. I feel great!” 

    One in three American adults have prediabetes. You can take the CDC Risk Test at https://doihaveprediabetes.org / for a quick (2 minute) answer to what your risk is for developing the disease.  If you’re at high risk it’s a good idea to see your health care provider for a blood test.  The good news is that with an early diagnosis prediabetes can be reversed.  With December kicking off the holiday season, it’s a good time to get started.  

    By joining the National Diabetes Prevention Program you’ll learn how to make small changes, like altering your diet and exercising more which can help to reverse prediabetes and prevent type 2 diabetes.  You’ll read labels and make choices, keeping in mind that, if you plan for it, a small serving of your favorite holiday food it doesn’t have to be on the naughty list. 

    You can help to holiday proof your plan by making sure you keep moving. Walking with friends and family is a great activity after a holiday meal. Even when the weather is chilly you can dress appropriately and enjoy the crisp winter air.  

    Luke offers some advice “You have a lot on your plate this time of year so it’s also important to plan ahead and remember portion control.  Portion control was key for me.  Skip the seconds and stick to drinking water to eliminate high calorie beverages.”    

    Prevent Type 2 is a one-year program that offers a Life Style Coach, a Center for Disease Control (CDC) curriculum and the support of participants like you who are ready to get serious. The Life Style coach helps participants reach the goal of losing 7% of their body weight and increasing physical activity to 150 minutes or more every week.    

    PILS is partnering with the Pawling Library to offer the National Diabetes Prevention Program free to adults in Dutchess County in January 2021. Sessions will be delivered to the group remotely and participants will need a phone, tablet or computer with internet access.  

    Luke endorses the program heartily, “My tests show that I’m no longer prediabetic and I credit the Diabetes Prevention Program for the help and support. “   

    To find out more about Prevent Type 2 contact Lonna Kelly at 845.228.7457 ext.1110 or email lkelly@putnamils.org. Additional information is available at http://www.putnamils.org/diabetes-prevention-program / Westchester Independent Living Center (WILC) and Putnam Independent Living Services (PILS) are consumer controlled nonresidential centers for independent living, which provide information and advocacy to persons with disabilities. In addition, WILC/PILS operates a Regional Resources Development Services Program (seven counties) and New York Connects. Visit http://www.PutnamILS.org for a full look at the range of programs available.  

    Photo by Nick Abrams