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NEW! Welcome to Pinellas County Guide – en Español

Guía del Condado de Pinellas en españolHello Everyone!

The Spanish version of the Welcome to Pinellas County guide has been published.  Copies have been sent to all library branches in the county.  An online version will soon be available on the LCUP web site, along with the original English version.  Copies of both versions are available on loan in the LCUP office located in the Dunedin Public Library.

The Welcome to Pinellas County: A Guide for Newcomers is intended for anyone but focuses on immigrants with the aim of helping to educate them about the abundance of opportunities available in Pinellas County to learn, work, recreate, stay healthy, stay safe, and enjoy the natural beauty surrounding them.
The guide includes an introduction and 8 units.  Each unit includes information, resources, photographs, web links, and ESL learning activities related to the topic. 
Contents of the guide include:
  • Welcome to Pinellas County
  • Recreation in Pinellas County
  • Transportation in Pinellas County
  • Community Resources in Pinellas County
  • Working in Pinellas County
  • Educational Opportunities in Pinellas County
  • Emergencies and Disasters in Pinellas County
  • Citizenship and Voting in Pinellas County
  • Plants and Animals in Pinellas County
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Free ESL Conversation Classes!

We now have 9 locations in Northern Pinellas County for LCUP’s English Conversation Classes, with a total of 17 classes available each week.  These classes have a variety of educational opportunities: some provide basic phonics and grammar instruction, while others are designed for more intermediate students.  The strength of all of these informal classes is to give our adult students a chance to visit with each other and tutors and practice their English language skills. 

There is no cost, so please attend many of the classes to see what interests you most.

Ahora tenemos 19 ubicaciones en el condado de Pinellas Norte para las clases de conversación en inglés de LCUP, con un total de 17 clases disponibles cada semana. Estas clases tienen una variedad de oportunidades educativas: algunas proporcionan instrucción básica de fonética y gramática, mientras que otras están diseñadas para estudiantes más intermedios. La fortaleza de todas estas clases informales es darles a nuestros estudiantes adultos la oportunidad de visitar a los tutores y a los tutores y practicar sus habilidades en el idioma inglés. No hay costo, así que por favor asista a muchas de las clases para ver qué es lo que más le interesa. Haga clic en “LEER MÁS” para ver los horarios en inglés y español.

 

 

 

Upcoming: USCIS Immigration 101 Information Session

Click on the image below for more information about the upcoming Immigration 101 Information Session.
Haga clic en la imagen a continuación para obtener más información sobre la próxima sesión de información de Inmigración 101. 

Congratulations to a New U.S. Citizen (and His Teachers)

Congratulations to Vicente on becoming an American citizen in August!  Vicente attended the Citizenship Class at Clearwater East Community  Library to prepare for the interview.  Vicente is looking forward to voting in the United States for the first time.

A student become a Citizen

Our Citizenship Class helped Vicente reach his goal.