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English Classes (ESL)

Briarwood Presbyterian Church offers English languages classes for internationals who want to improve their English language skills. We have a multi-level program that includes a Director and trained volunteer instructors for the various levels. The ESL program helps meet the needs of immigrants and other internationals residing in the Birmingham area. We hope to teach English with excellence and to develop friendships with our students.

Our classes are currently offered at no cost and are open to all. Books cost $20.
We invite internationals in Birmingham and surrounding communities to feel welcome at Briarwood Church.

  • classes are free (textbook is $20.00)
  • free childcare for children two months to 5 years
  • registration and placement before class
  • snack and refreshments provided
  • class may contain Christian content
  • For more information, please email Laura Danner at ldanner@briarwood.org or call 776-5343.

Monday Morning Classes

 Dates: Spring Semester: January 8 - April 23
 Time: 10 am - 12 noon
 Location: Briarwood, Chapel Entrance

Wednesday Evening Classes

 Dates: Spring Semester: January 10 - April 25
 Time: 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
 Location: Briarwood, "School" Entrance (3rd Floor)