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 Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $295.00 info/register
Italian for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $295.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $295.00 Sold Out

Advanced Beginner

For people who know basic grammar,
including the present and simple past
French Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $295.00 info/register
Italian Advanced Beginner Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 27 - Mar 10 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $295.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
Spanish Intermediate Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $295.00 info/register

High Intermediate

For students who know the grammar pretty well
but need to build fluency
Spanish High Intermediate Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $295.00 info/register

Film and Conversation

Our most advanced class, for those who
can speak and understand at a high level

MANHATTAN
617 Hudson St

Beginner

For absolute beginners or people who
studied long ago and need to brush up
French for Beginners Tuesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 info/register
French for Beginners Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 Sold Out
French for Beginners Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 Sold Out
French for Beginners Saturdays 12:45 - 2:15 pm Jan 29 - Mar 12 $325.00 info/register
French for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register
German for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese for Beginners Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 27 - Mar 10 $325.00 Sold Out
Spanish for Beginners Saturdays 12:45 - 2:15 pm Jan 29 - Mar 12 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Saturdays 11:30 - 1:00 pm Mar 19 - Apr 30 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 info/register

Advanced Beginner

For people who know basic grammar,
including the present and simple past
French Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 info/register
French Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
French Advanced Beginner Saturdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm Jan 29 - Mar 12 $325.00 info/register
French Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register
German Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese Advanced Beginner Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Saturdays 2:30 - 4:00 pm Jan 29 - Mar 12 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
French Intermediate Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 info/register
French Intermediate Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register
German Intermediate Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese Intermediate Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 Sold Out
Spanish Intermediate Thursdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jan 27 - Mar 10 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Thursdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 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 Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Fridays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jan 28 - Mar 11 $325.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Fridays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Mar 18 - Apr 29 $325.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register

Film and Conversation

Our most advanced class, for those who
can speak and understand at a high level
Spanish Film and Conversation Fridays 3:45 - 5:15 pm Jan 28 - Mar 11 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Fridays 3:45 - 5:15 pm Mar 18 - Apr 29 $325.00 info/register

COBBLE HILL
249 Warren St

Beginner

For absolute beginners or people who
studied long ago and need to brush up
French for Beginners Thursdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jan 27 - Mar 10 $325.00 Sold Out
French for Beginners Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 27 - Mar 10 $325.00 Sold Out
French for Beginners Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
French for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
German for Beginners Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese for Beginners Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 Sold Out
Spanish for Beginners Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Feb 1 - Mar 15 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register

Advanced Beginner

For people who know basic grammar,
including the present and simple past
French Advanced Beginner Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 Sold Out
French Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
French Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
German Advanced Beginner Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
Portuguese Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 Sold Out
Spanish Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 26 - Mar 9 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
French Intermediate Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 27 - Mar 10 $325.00 Sold Out
French Intermediate Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
German Intermediate Thursdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 24 - May 5 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Tuesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 25 - Mar 8 $325.00 Sold Out
Spanish Intermediate Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 23 - May 4 $325.00 info/register

High Intermediate

For students who know the grammar pretty well
but need to build fluency
French High Intermediate Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 info/register
French High Intermediate Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Mar 22 - May 3 $325.00 info/register

Film and Conversation

Our most advanced class, for those who
can speak and understand at a high level
Spanish Film and Conversation Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jan 24 - Mar 7 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Mar 21 - May 2 $325.00 info/register
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