Cooperative ESL Ministries does not operate ESL classes. We provide this directory for ESL Programs around Calgary and surrounding areas. If you have questions about a particular class, please contact the church directly.

Choose a quadrant of the city below for a listing of church-based ESL programs, or download our CESLM Website ESL Program Directory.

To have your church included in the directory, please email program information to resources@eslcooperative.ca.

Click the image below to view a detailed locations map.

Calgary ESL Map

  • LINC Classes—LINC programs range from CLB 1L to CLB 4. Classes are offered weekday mornings from 9 to 11:30 a.m. afternoons from 12:30 to 3 p.m. and evenings from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
  • ESL Classes—Pre-Basic, Basic, and Intermediate level classes. These classes are offered throughout the year, depending on demand and at the school’s discretion. Contact our office for more information.
  • Conversation Circle—Free conversation focused program. All are welcome to join this program. Classes are offered seasonally.
  • For more information, contact Jane at jlowry@agapelanguagecentre.com
  • Phone: 403.516.1846
  • Address: 16 Bermuda Dr. NW (Beddington Pentecostal Church)
  • Website: agapelanguagecentre.com
  • Facebook: facebook.com/pg/AgapeLanguageCentre
  • ESL Classes–Program runs from September to mid-December and January to mid-May. Beginner, Advanced, and Conversation classes: Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced and Conversation classes: Thursdays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
  • For more information, contact the church office at hbc@hawkwood.ca
  • Phone: 403.239.6200
  • Address: 20 Hawkwood Dr. NW
  • Website: hawkwood.ca
  • ESL  Classes—Conversation Club on Saturdays 10 to 11:30 a.m. starting Oct. 19, 2019.
  • For more information, contact the church office at tbc2@telus.net or Gisela Rohde at 403-282-7519.
  • Phone: 403.274.6555 (church office)
  • Address: 128 Tache Ave. NW
  • Website: thornhillbaptistchurch.com
  • ESL Classes—Conversation Club: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. CIWA ESL Conversation Group: Tuesdays, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • For more information, contact the church office at office@vapc.ca.
  • Phone: 403.288.0544
  • Address: 4612 Varsity Dr. NW
  • Website: vapc.ca
  • ESL Classes—Registered classes run on Tuesday and Thursday mornings/evenings (for registered students only).
  • Weekly drop-in classes: conversation, cultural and skill building (no registration required).
  • For more information, contact NCFC office at esl@ncfcentre.com.
  • Phone: 587.390.0770
  • Address: 3851 54 Avenue NE
  • Website: ncfcentre.com
  • ESL Classes—ESL Conversation Classes run Tuesday from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. and on Wednesday, from 7 to 9 p.m. Basic Computer Course for Beginners will start once we know how many students register for the program.
  • For more information, contact ESL Program Director, Ruel Cubid at ruecooks2@gmail.com.
  • Phone: 403.246.1804 Church Office
  • Address: 3325 49 Street SW Calgary
  • Website: Abundant Life Church
  • ESL Classes—Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Our program starts mid-September and runs in 6-week sessions until early June with a $30.00 registration fee per session. Check our website for current schedule and dates.
  • For more information, contact the church office at eslgracechurch@gmail.com.
  • Phone: 403.244.5861
  • Address: 1009 15th Avenue SW
  • Website: gracechurchcalgary.com
  • ESL Classes—Join us to practice speaking English, learn about Canadian culture and meet new people. Free English (ESL) Conversation Café on Tuesdays from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
  • For more information, contact Martha Corcoran at marthaonsimcoe@telus.net.
  • Phone: 403.245.1726
  • Address:  277 Strathcona Drive SW, SCA Community Centre
  • Website: stmartinscalgary.ca
  • ESL Classes—Sundays from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All language levels are welcome. No cost or registration required.
  • For more information, contact Michelle at mpeters@faccalgary.com.
  • Phone: 403.212.8847
  • Address: 12345 40 St. SE
  • Website: faccalgary.com

A partnership between First Alliance Church and McKenzie Towne Church.

  • ESL Classes—Wednesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
  • For more information, call Brenda at 403.257.5360 or Michelle at 403.212.8847
  • Address: 7 McKenzie Towne Gate SE

Operated by The Junction Church (junctionchurch.ca) in cooperation with The Exchange Church (theexchangechurch.com)

  • ESL Classes—Mondays from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Drop-in classes for all levels in a fun and welcoming atmosphere. No registration required. No child care provided. Classes run Sep 16 to Dec 2, 2019.
  • For more information, contact the church office at 587.437.9920 or email Linda Beadle at lbeadle@shaw.ca.
  • ESL Class Location: Mahogany Beach Club
  • Address: 29 Masters Park SE
  • Phone: 403.453.1221
  •  Website: mahoganyhoa.com

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