Reading and Classes

Lectura y clases en español

Pima County Public Library offers a variety of classes for those looking to improve their reading skills, get ready to take the High School Equivalency (HSE/GED®) or Citizenship test, or learn English. All classes are free of charge.

Citizenship Learn about U.S. government and history and to improve your English language skills while preparing for the Citizenship Exam.Citizenship classes offered in libraries are taught by Pima Community College Adult Education instructors. Search for classes
English Language (ESL) Instruction for adults at all levels, including beginning, intermediate and advanced conversation classes. English language classes are taught by volunteers from Literacy Connects. Search for classes
High School Equivalency (GED®/HSE) Work at your own pace to prepare for the GED®/HSE test with the help of a tutor. Search for classes
ReadStrong Adults and children 2nd grade and up work one-on-one with a tutor or in small groups, using reading software and high interest/ low vocabulary books that are engaging for the struggling reader. Tutors are trained by Literacy Connects. Search for classes

Please note: Classes are seasonal and offered at different times and locations. Please check back later for more options.

We offer many other classes, whether you're looking to brush up on your computer skills, express yourself with art, or send your kids to a media camp. Search our event calendar using the menu on the left to narrow down to the dates, locations, age levels, and categories that you're interested in.