2018 Fall English Classes & Events

 We serve international university students, scholars, and their families.

Find a class near you at one of four near-campus locations.


English 2- Advanced Beginner/Intermediate

Tuesdays from 1:00 -2:30 pm

Class held at the CXI House

 Classes to help students learn both English and gain knowledge of Western Culture.

Sherri will continue to guide you where you left off in the spring lessons. In this class you will: 

  • review grammar and increase vocabulary

  • improve your listening and speaking through discussion and conversation

  • learn from native speakers

Acrylic Painting

Most Mondays from 1-4 pm  

Class held at the CXI House

 Painting and crafts classes offer a chance for students to practice their language skills

Debbie teaches painting techniques and is skilled in many kinds of crafts. Creating art is a wonderful way to relax from the stresses of living in another culture. One of the joys of Debbie's painting class is that no experience is needed! 

Supply Fee:
$1  per class
$7 for the semester



English Conversation - All Levels  

 English classes offered at various levels: Chinese Students

The English Conversation classes will help you practice different levels of practical everyday English.  We offer three levels. 

  • Beginner/Intermediate: Wednesdays from 10:30 am- 12 Noon
    at the CXI House, with Lunch following.

  • Advanced Beginner/Intermediate: Tuesdays from 1:00 -2:30 pm at the CXI House.

  • Intermediate/Advanced: Fridays from 10:30 am -12:00 Noon
    at the CXI House.

  • Any Level: Sundays, Informal Lunch after Worship Service, Stadium Village Church, Most Sundays at 12:30 pm.

Basic English - Life in the Twin Cities

Thursdays from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm  

Class held at the Hospitality Center for Chinese

 TOEFL preparation classes offered periodically

This is a very basic class for those who have little to no English abilities. Debbie will be teaching it. Your visiting parents would love this class! 

True Beginner

Click Here if you are interested


Quilting  Class

1st, 3rd, & 5th Fridays of the Month from 10 am to 1 pm

Classes held at Stadium Village Church

 English learners also take part in cooking classes, where they get to practice their English in real-time.

Quilting Class meets in The Commons of Stadium Village Church (down the stairs). In these classes you will:

  • learn and practice simple sewing skills

  • share your own ideas

  • finish each class by eating lunch together and hearing a Bible message


This class is in English, Japanese, and Mandarin. 

Stadium Village Church (501 SE Oak St, Minneapolis, MN 55414)

 Do any of these look interesting to you? Check out our Calendar for more information!

Our Winter/Spring 2019 Classes start Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Watch for our new class schedule in this space.