Citizenship Classes Available for American Dreamers
It’s back to school time for Arlington residents working to achieve their dream of becoming American citizens. Free Citizenship Classes are available through Arlington Reads on Saturdays from January 13 to March 3. Dedicated Arlington Reads staff and volunteers are eagerly looking forward to the start of citizenship class season.
This nine-week course has classes available on both weekday evenings and Saturday mornings. Like all adult education offered through Arlington Reads and the Arlington Public Library, citizenship classes are free. Call Arlington Reads at (817) 460-2727, or visit MORelibrary.org to sign up.
The class prepares students to pass the citizenship test. Students will learn civics, United States history, and tips on the test format itself. All supplies are included. Citizenship classes are offered for students working towards their dream of becoming American citizens.
Weekday evenings at the Southeast Branch:
- February 21 through April 18, Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m.
- May 14 through July 11, Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m.
Weekends at the Literacy House:
- March 31 through May 26, Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
- June 23 through August 18, Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Arlington Reads is the Arlington Public Library’s adult literacy initiative. In addition to citizenship classes, the library offers High School Equivalency (GED) preparation and English as a Second Language classes. Contact Arlington Reads at (817) 460-2727 for details.