Language Conversation Groups

Language Conversation Groups

Please Note:

Both Oakton Community College campuses will remain closed to the public, including students.  For more information, please visit the OCC remote operation web page. All language lab modern language and ESL conversation groups will be transitioned to online delivery starting March 30. Please check our lab calendar or email languagelab@oakton.edu to join a group online.

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. Basic conversation skills in the language required; meet in the Language Lab.

Des Plaines - Spring 2020 Schedule from February 3rd through July 31st.

French:
Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (all levels)

Spanish
Tuesday: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (all levels)
Wednesday: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (all levels)
Thursday: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (all levels)
Friday: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (all levels)

Skokie - Spring 2020 Schedule from February 3rd through July 31st.

Spanish
Monday: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (all levels)
Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (all levels)

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 - Spring 2020 Schedule from February 3rd through December 17th.

Monday: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (all levels)
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (all levels)

Skokie - Spring 2020 Schedule from February 3rd through December 17th.

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (intermediate)
Friday: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (all levels)

Please Note: Basic conversation skills in the language required.

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