Adult Classes

The Watauga Public Library offers a variety of classes for adults ages 18 and up. Space is limited.  All of our classes are free.  Childcare will not be provided.  

GED Classes
Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9:00am to noon

GED prep classes are taught by a professional educator provided by the Fort Worth Independent School District. The class has specific registration periods. Please call the Reference Desk at 817-514-5865 to be placed on the teacher’s contact list for more information.


Birdville Independent School District ESL Class

Mondays, Wednesday, and Fridays from 12:15pm to 3:15pm

This class is taught by a professional educator provided by the Birdville Independent School District.  Please call the Reference Desk at 817-514-5865 to be placed on the waiting list for the next registration period.


ESL Reading, Writing, Speaking Class
Tuesdays from 10:15am to 12:00pm

The ESL Reading, Writing, Speaking Class is for adults with intermediate English-language skills. The class is open to any student with the correct skill level. No registration required.

ESL Conversation Club

Thursdays from 6:30pm to 8:00pm


Adults 18 and older are invited to practice their speaking and listening skills. This class is for the Intermediate to Advanced student (ESL levels 2-4). Students should be able to hold a conversation in English to participate.   


Other ESL Classes

To be placed in Laubach one-on-one classes or Ventures small-group classes potential students must come to the Reference Desk and take a 25-minute placement test. After the test is scored, the student will be added to a waiting list. They will be placed as soon as space is available in the class that is appropriate for their skill level and availability. These classes are taught by volunteers, and availability of classes is limited.

Computer Classes 

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Email, and Computer Basics classes are taught when staff or volunteers are available. Classes are advertised in the Library’s monthly newsletter.