Intercultural (ESL & more)

Foothills welcomes new Canadians from around the world! Every week of the year you will find a class or event that has been designed to welcome you, help you settle into Calgary, make friends and feel connected. You are invited to attend any and all events or classes that interest you. Friendly volunteers are waiting to meet you, answer your questions and get to know you and your family.

CURRENT PROGRAMMING

Intercultural Ministries at Foothills provides free classes to help newcomers to Canada settle into Calgary, make friends and feel connected. We currently have 200 students and volunteers registered for online classes. Some classes are large and some are small. Everyone is welcome. Students will receive a weekly email with links to Zoom and lessons.

Winter 2023 Classes (with volunteers from Foothills Alliance Church)

Register at esl@myfoothills.ca and receive a weekly email with class information.

Tue 9:30-11:30AM ESL Novel Study (The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, cost to be announced) Jan 17-Apr 25, Summit Room (and on Zoom), Intermediate and Advanced levels

 

Thu 9:30-11:30AM Women's ESL 'Friends in English' (studying 'Famous Women of the World' & brief Bible verse) Jan 19-Apr 27, Summit Room (and on Zoom), for all language levels

Thu 7:30-8:30PM Converstation Club - Calendar Topics & More! Jan 19-Apr 27 Room 203 (and on Zoom), for all language levels

 

Fri 9:30-10:45AM ESL Women's ESL Bible Study Class Jan 27-Mar 3 Summit Room

Fri 11AM-12PM ESL Conversation Class Jan 20-Apr 28 Summit Room, for all language levels

 

Sat 10-11AM ESL for High Beginners Jan 21-Apr 29 Zoom

Sat 4-5PM Pronunciation Practice Jan 21-Apr 29 Zoom, Intermediate and Advanced levels

Sat 6:30-8PM ESL Bible Study (in-person) Jan 21-Apr 29 Room 202, for all language levels

Sat 6:30-8PM ESL Bible Study (online) Jan 21-Apr 29 Zoom, for all language levels

 

Sun 9-10:30AM Canadian Citizenship Jan 29-Feb 26 Room 203 High Beginners to Advanced levels

Sun 9-10:30AM Jobtalk: Practice Canadian Networking, Resumes, Interviews Mar 5-26 Room 203 High Beginners to Advanced levels

Sun 9-10:30AM Project Confidence: ESL Public Speaking Apr 16-May 14 Summit Room, High Beginners to Advanced levels

Sun 11AM-12:30PM Bridges Beginner Class (studying English, culture, Jesus' words) Every Sunday all year starting Jan 1 Room 203 (and on Zoom)

Sun 11AM-12:30PM Bridges Intermediate/Advanced (studying English, culture, Jesus' words) Every Sunday all year starting Jan 1 Summit room (and on Zoom)

Winter 2023 Events

Everyone is welcome for all events! Email esl@myfoothills.ca for information about dates, times, locations.