English Language & U.S. Citizenship Classes


Learn to speak, read, and write English in classes for various levels, including beginning, and intermediate classes.

Literacy Solutions in partnership with Finkelstein Memorial Library has 5 English classes and a Citizenship prep class running Monday through Thursday at FML's Enrichment Center.

Please check with us to find out the next available starting dates for classes. Please call Ms. Ana Diaz at 917-520-1736 or the library at 845-352-5700, ext. 244. You may be placed on an interest list.

English Language Classes for Parents During Homework Academy

Classes Start in March

Evening Classes: Mon./Wed.  or Tues./Thur. from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Morning Classes: Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

We are offering English Level  1 for Spanish Speakers, Multilevel classes for speakers of other languages and a morning Multilevel class just for women.

There is a $25.00 registration fee.

Attention parents! Join us for classes on days your children are at homework help. Open to all parents and guardians of the ERCSD. Walk-ins welcome!


U.S. Citizenship ClassesYour path to U. S. citizenship can begin at the Finkelstein Memorial Library. Please check with us to find out the next available starting dates for classes. 845-352-5700, ext. 244 or call Ms. Jane Lemkin at 845-354-0047.

U.S.  Citizenship Exam Preparation Help

Registration is open now at the Adult Services desk on the second floor or call Jane Lemkin at 845-354-0047

Session 1 - Tue., Feb. 23, 2016 - 6:00 PM to 8:45 PM and Tue., May 3, 2016 - 6:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Information Session Covers the process of becoming a US Citizen: forms, requirements, cost, interview, score guidelines, questions, vocabulary and 1-912 waiver.
Session 2 - Thu., Feb. 25, 2016 - 6:00 PM to 8:45 PM     and    Tue., May 10, 2016 - 6:00 PM to 8:45 PM
Form N-400 Line-by-line completion of the N-400 US Citizen application and what to expect going forward.   


Tuesdays and Thursdays

5:45 PM to 8:45 PM

There is $25.00 registration fee.

These classes will help you understand what it takes to become a U.S. citizen and develop the skills that will help you prepare for your interview.

Pictured left are the proud graduates of a recent class with teacher Jane Lemkin (back row, center).

Here is a link to the U.S. Citizenship Website. It is an official, accurate and reliable source on U.S. citizenship and naturalization topics.

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