Plymouth-Canton Community Literacy Council

We are a volunteer, non-profit organization aiming to improve adult literacy in Plymouth-Canton and surrounding areas of Western Wayne County. Our mission is to provide adults in Western Wayne County who have limited English language abilities in developing vital reading, writing, and communication skills to help them participate in the community and reach their potential in life.

Contact Information:


Phone: 734-589-0011

English Language Leaners Weekly Meetings Online at Plymouth District Library

Plymouth District Library is offering free online virtual Conversation Groups and Reading Clubs for English Language Learners.

  • ELL Conversation Group meets Mondays from 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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  • ELL Reading Group meets Mondays from 11:00 am - 12::00 noon

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Sign-up to receive meeting log-in information.

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English Language Leaners Weekly Meetings Online at Canton Public Library

Canton Public Library is offering free online virtual Conversation Groups for English Language Learners via Zoom on Fridays at 10am. Here is the information on how to register for conversation group via Zoom: English Language Learners Program at Canton Public Library

Contact Canton Public Library for additional information:


Become a tutor

In 2019, 135 CLC tutors devoted over 9,100 hours to help students:

    • Get a Job

    • Return to School

    • Pass the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

    • Pass the Citizenship Exam

    • Talk to your child's teachers

    • Talk to your doctor

Comprehensive Tutor Training for our volunteers. Learn more about becoming a tutor and register for our next class HERE

Feel free to Contact Us


Phone Number: (734) 589-0011

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Become a student

Become a student

We offer the following services to enhance the lives of individuals in our community:


    • One-on-One Tutoring for adults 18 and older who need help with basic reading, writing, English conversation, or English as a Second Language (ESL). Click here to register for a one-on-one tutor.

    • Conversation Groups for adults learning to speak English as a second language. Click here for printable copy of conversation groups and book clubs.

    • ELL Book Clubs for English language learners looking to improve their reading and conversation skills by discussing articles and books.

    • ESL Classes located at Starkweather Academy, Miller Elementary, and Connection Church. Registration is required. Click here for more information.

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