Hartford Public Library offers free citizenship classes at two branches: Downtown and Albany. Class cycles are between 10-12 weeks. You must meet or exceed the Grade 3 English language eligibility to register. Classes are also available in Spanish for native Spanish speakers who meet the langauge waiver. Registration is in person on the day/time of the class; classes are on-going.
All these resources are designed for individuals who meet or exceed the Grade 3 English language eligibility requirement for becoming a U.S. Citizen. For those who need to improve their English or for those who are eligible for the Language waiver other learning opportunities are available.
Produced by Hartford Public Library and funded by USCIS, Citizenship on the Go (COG) will help you prepare for the U.S. Citizenship Test at your own pace and schedule; all you need is a computer, iPad or tablet with Internet access. You must register in-person; please call The American Place at (860) 695-6337 for an appointment. Please complete the following form (click here) and bring it with you to your appointment along with your Legal Permanent Residency Card (Green Card). registration is not required for the first unit and is designed to help you assess your eligibility. To access Citizenship on the Go, click here.
This program captures American history through video and reading. You must possess a Libary Card to access FreedomFlix
Hear stories from immigrants about what it means to them to become U.S. citizens and how they have worked to achieve their citizenship goals through the many services available at Hartford Public Library. To hear other stories, click here.
LOCATIONS & HOURS
500 Main Street Hartford, CT 06103 (860)695-6300
Mon - Thurs 10 am - 8 pm Fri & Sat 10 am - 5 pm Sun (Nov - Apr) 1 pm - 5pm