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English Conversation Practice… Online!

Text bubble: online conversation group.Library conversation groups have gone virtual during the pandemic.

Want help practicing your English? Missing conversation groups at the library? We’re online and ready to talk!

The library offers English conversation groups at most of our 22 branches when in-branch programs are running, with levels from beginner to intermediate and advanced. See below for the list of groups that are now meeting online, and view them in the events calendar to register to participate. These online conversation groups are open to all adults looking to practice their English, no matter which branch you usually visit or if you have participated in a library conversation group before.

  • Centreville Regional Library
    Online English Conversation Group
    Thursdays, 1-2 p.m.
  • George Mason Regional Library
  • English Conversation Group - Meet Online
    Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • George Mason Regional Library
    English Conversation Group – Small Group Meet Online
    Wednesdays and Fridays, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Patrick Henry Library
    Online English Conversation Intermediate Group
    Fridays, 10-11 a.m.
  • Reston Regional Library
    English Class - Intermediate Level
    Mondays, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library
    Online English Conversation Group
    Wednesdays, 1-2:30 p.m.

Registration is required for all online conversation groups. Zoom invitations will be emailed to registrants prior to the event.

If you’re interested in volunteering to lead or help with one of these groups, contact your local branch or search for current volunteer opportunities at

Fairfax Virtual Assistant