Local Resources

Basalt Regional Library:

English classes offered by the Basalt Library and Valley Settlement every Friday from 11:30am – 2:30pm.
ESL resources and materials in Spanish for adults and children. Learn More

Carbondale Branch Library:

ESL resources and materials in Spanish for adults and children. Learn More

Colorado Mountain College:

ESL and GED classes. ESL classes open to all adults, ages 17 and older from basic to advanced. The cost of ESL classes depends on the type of course. There are limited scholarships available to those who cannot pay the class fee. High School Equivalency (HSE) / General Educational Development (GED) test preparation classes and testing are also offered. Learn More

Literacy Outreach:

An adult literacy program serving Garfield County offering one-one tutoring, workplace literacy, financial literacy, and citizenship support. Learn More

Pitkin County Library:

ESL support available with your library card:

  • Rosetta Stone - Improve your English or learn another language with Rosetta Stone, an easy to use program that allows you to learn a new language on your own time.
  • Mango - Online language learning courses for over 50 languages as well as English courses for Spanish and other foreign speakers.
  • Pimsleur – Audio language support available through the Online Overdrive Collection. Learn More

Valley Settlement:

Early childhood and parent engagement programs to serve and support the whole family. English classes are one of the classes offered through their Lifelong Learning program. Learn More.