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GED, ESL, classes free

Published: Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

DIXON – Sauk Valley Community College will offer free, adult education classes during the spring semester, starting Jan. 13.

General Education Diploma Preparation will be from 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. Monday through Thursday at Sauk, 173 state Route 2.

Also on Tuesdays through Thursdays are additional GED classes from 4 to 6 p.m. at Sauk; 9 to 11 a.m. at the Illinois Department of Employment Security, 2323 E. Lincolnway, Sterling; and 5 to 7 p.m. at Rock Falls Middle School, 1701 12th Ave.

GED classes will be from 6 to 8:45 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at Morrison High School, 643 Genesee Ave.

Computer-based GED preparation programs are available for adult education students at no cost.

English as a Second Language will be from 9 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays at St. Mary Catholic Church, 600 Ave. B, Sterling; 5 to 7 p.m. at Washington School, 815 W. LeFevre Road, Sterling; and 5 to 7 p.m. at Rock Falls Middle School.

Citizenship Study Sessions will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Washington School in Sterling.

Students can register on the first day of class.

Sauk’s Learning Lab also will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday.

For more information, call 815-835-6310.

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