Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our ESL programs will be CLOSED until further notice.  We hope to start up again in the fall of 2020.  Please check back later in the summer for specific dates and times.


Conversation Circle


Our Esl programs

Holy Cross Lutheran Church

322 East Ave, Kitchener

Grace Lutheran Church

136 Margaret Ave, Kitchener

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English Café


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Monday mornings

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon


Holy Cross Lutheran Church


January 6 - May 11, 2020

Monday evenings

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Grace Lutheran Church


january 13 - May 11, 2020

  • Practice your speaking and listening skills with native English speakers.


  • ­ Meet new friends in a fun, relaxed environment.


  • Join in a small-group conversation about the "topic of the week" or just visit with one of our friendly volunteers.


  • For beginning-level learners, we offer practice in basic English vocabulary and pronunciation.


  • ­ We welcome adults, seniors, and parents with young children.


  • Refreshments served! :)

  • Our native English speakers provide one-to-one or small-group practice in these areas:

    • conversation

    • basic vocabulary

    • pronunciation

    • idioms & slang expressions

    • reading

    • writing

    • grammar


  • Tell us what your English needs are, and we will try to accommodate you. [We have a large selection of ESL textbooks and materials available to work from.]


  • Certified TESL instructor on site


  • Refreshments served! :)