Idlewild’s language classes are fun and practical and have been named “Best in New York” by New York Magazine.

New courses start soon. For more info or to register, click on one of these links:

French | Spanish | Italian | German | Portuguese

All classes are taught by native speakers with extensive teaching experience, consist of 7 weekly lessons, and are for adults only.

ONLINE COURSES are held via Zoom and can be taken from anywhere in the world.

IN-PERSON CLASSES will also be offered this summer at our location in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn. (Scroll down for the schedule.)

  • In-person class size has been reduced to 10 students maximum but face masks are not required.
  • All students must be fully vaccinated and show proof of vaccination before their first lesson.
  • Our classroom is thoroughly cleaned every day and is equipped with an air purifier with HEPA filter, hand sanitizer, and disinfected wipes.
REGISTER EARLY & SAVE

Prices below include 25% discount

ONLINE CLASSES
via Zoom

Beginner

For absolute beginners or people who
studied long ago and need to brush up
French for Beginners Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 info/register
French for Beginners Thursdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Oct 7 - Nov 18 $295.00 info/register
German for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 info/register
Italian for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 Sold Out
Italian for Beginners Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $295.00 info/register
Italian for Beginners Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Oct 7 - Nov 18 $295.00 info/register
Portuguese for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Oct 6 - Nov 17 $295.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $295.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $295.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Oct 6 - Nov 17 $295.00 info/register

Advanced Beginner

For people who know basic grammar,
including the present and simple past
French Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 Sold Out
German Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 info/register
Italian Advanced Beginner Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $295.00 info/register
Portuguese Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Oct 6 - Nov 17 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Oct 5 - Nov 16 $295.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
French Intermediate Tuesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 info/register
French Intermediate Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $295.00 info/register
German Intermediate Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Mondays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 info/register

High Intermediate

For students who know the grammar pretty well
but need to build fluency
French 5 - Advanced Grammar Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $295.00 info/register
French High Intermediate Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $295.00 info/register
French High Intermediate Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Fridays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 10 - Oct 22 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Thursdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $295.00 info/register

Film and Conversation

Our most advanced class, for those who
can speak and understand at a high level
French Film and Conversation Fridays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 10 - Oct 22 $295.00 info/register
Portuguese Film and Conversation Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 23 - Nov 4 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Fridays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 10 - Oct 22 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Fridays 3:45 - 5:15 pm Sep 10 - Oct 22 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $295.00 info/register

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170 7th Ave South

COBBLE HILL
249 Warren St

Beginner

For absolute beginners or people who
studied long ago and need to brush up
French for Beginners Saturdays 3:45 - 5:15 pm Sep 11 - Oct 23 $325.00 info/register
French for Beginners Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $325.00 info/register
French for Beginners Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $325.00 Sold Out
French for Beginners Mondays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Oct 4 - Nov 15 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Saturdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Sep 11 - Oct 23 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Tuesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Oct 6 - Nov 17 $325.00 info/register

Advanced Beginner

For people who know basic grammar,
including the present and simple past
French Advanced Beginner Saturdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Sep 11 - Oct 23 $325.00 info/register
French Advanced Beginner Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $325.00 Sold Out
French Advanced Beginner Mondays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Oct 4 - Nov 15 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Oct 6 - Nov 17 $325.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
Spanish Intermediate Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 15 - Oct 27 $325.00 Sold Out

High Intermediate

For students who know the grammar pretty well
but need to build fluency
French High Intermediate Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Sep 13 - Oct 25 $325.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Sep 14 - Oct 26 $325.00 info/register

Film and Conversation

Our most advanced class, for those who
can speak and understand at a high level
French Film and Conversation Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Sep 16 - Oct 28 $325.00 info/register
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