English Language Learners

Teach English to your neighbors!

Partner with an adult immigrant or refugee who is learning English. Meet new people from your community and work with them as they build literacy skills and achieve their goals.

Does the English Language Learners program sound like something you're interested in? 

Volunteer as an English tutor!

  • No experience or diploma needed –library will provide all necessary training

  • English speakers of all levels are welcome and encouraged to volunteer 

  • Time commitment is 2 hours once per week

  • Library will match you with a program in your neighborhood at a time that works for you. Virtual session volunteer opportunities available

  • This role is appropriate for adult or approved teen volunteers

SLPL encourages volunteers of all backgrounds and identities that reflect their community to apply. 

For more details contact: Nicole at nbach@slpl.org or 314-352-2900.

                                              Zach at zfletcher@slpl.org or 314-367-4120.