Project Read

Project Read is the Menlo Park Library's free adult literacy program. We help adult English language learners improve their reading, writing and speaking skills. 

Since 1985, Project Read has helped more than 2,800 adults from 56 different countries and trained more than 1,400 volunteer tutors.
Project Read tutor and student

One-on-one tutoring

English language learners work one-on-one with volunteer tutors to improve their reading, writing and speaking skills and achieve their goals. Pairs meet remotely and commit to one hour of tutoring a week for a minimum of six months.

English lessons

Improve your English reading, writing and speaking skills with our beginner lessons. Email us for more information.

Virtual Conversation Club

Come practice your English with people from all over the world! Meet other English language learners and work with our volunteer tutors. We meet every Tuesday and Wednesday on Zoom. Attend one or both sessions for added practice. 

Register online