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Language Conversation Groups

Language Conversation Groups

Modern Language Conversation

Drop in and visit a conversation group for informal conversation and practice. Make friends, discuss interesting topics, and learn about other cultures. Languages and hours vary each semester. All levels are welcome; meet in the Language Lab.

Des Plaines - Fall 2015 Schedule, September 7 through December 16

Wednesday: 11:15a.m. - 12:15p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.

Skokie - Fall 2015 Schedule, September 7 through December 16

Monday: 3:00p-4:00p
Wednesday: 3:00p-4:00p

ESL Conversation

Come and practice speaking informal English in a comfortable, friendly environment. Free English conversation groups are held each semester at both the Des Plaines and Skokie Language Labs. Groups are not held when the college is closed or when classes are not in session.

Des Plaines - Coming soon!

Skokie - Coming soon!

Conversation Groups may need to be canceled depending on the needs of language classes. Call ahead for best results.

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Language Lab Locations

Des Plaines campus
Room 2446

Skokie campus
Room C132

Semester Hours

Fall & Spring

Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Monday - Thursday
8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday - Sunday

Note: the Language Lab closes for class visits as noted on the daily calendar

For more information about the Language Lab, please contact:
Beth Wrobel, Language Lab Coordinator