Attention Tutors and Conversation Class Leaders – Online Learning Info

Social Distancing has changed how we accomplish our goals.

Google Hangouts-Meet is an online service that will allow you to have online chats, conference calls and / or video conferences with one or more students.

Click here to watch a video tutorial on how to use Google Hangouts-Meet 

If you have a Google account / Google email address then you already have access to Google Hangouts-Meet.

If you do not have a google account/gmail address or don’t want to use your personal account for online classes you can ask to be added as a user to LCUP’s Google account. Simply request your own profile by emailing [email protected] (this is for current LCUP Tutors and Leaders only)

Register for Online Classes Here

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

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.