The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19 in observance of Juneteenth.

English Language Learners

ELL Collection

Dictionaries, workbooks, newspapers, and a growing collection of fiction for English Language Learners are located in the Reference Room.


Mango Languages is an online language learning service that prepares learners for realistic conversations in over 70 world languages.

English Language Learners can access Mango from home or in the Library. Mango’s English lessons are designed for speakers of over a 20 different languages, including Cantonese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, and Vietnamese.

This service is free to Winchester residents with a library card.

Conversation Groups

English At Large is a local organization that sponsors Conversation Groups in Winchester and other communities for intermediate or advanced English speakers. Multiple sessions are held each week at the Library.

Contact English At Large to learn how to register for a session at 781- 395-2374 or by email at [email protected].