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 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $295.00 info/register
French for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $295.00 info/register
Italian for Beginners Thursdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $295.00 info/register
Italian for Beginners Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $295.00 info/register
Portuguese for Beginners Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Aug 4 - Sep 15 $295.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $295.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Aug 17 - Sep 28 $295.00 info/register

Advanced Beginner

For people who know basic grammar,
including the present and simple past
French Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $295.00 info/register
French Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $295.00 info/register
Italian Advanced Beginner Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $295.00 info/register
Italian Advanced Beginner Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $295.00 info/register
Portuguese Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Aug 4 - Sep 15 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Mondays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $295.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
French Intermediate Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $295.00 info/register
French Intermediate Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $295.00 info/register
German Intermediate Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Aug 17 - Sep 28 $295.00 info/register
Italian Intermediate Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Mondays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $295.00 info/register

High Intermediate

For students who know the grammar pretty well
but need to build fluency
French High Intermediate Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $295.00 info/register
German High Intermediate Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Fridays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 16 - Aug 27 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Mondays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Thursdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $295.00 info/register
Spanish High Intermediate Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $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 Jul 16 - Aug 27 $295.00 info/register
French Film and Conversation Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 27 - Sep 7 $295.00 info/register
Portuguese Film and Conversation Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Fridays 12:00 - 1:30 pm Jul 16 - Aug 27 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Fridays 3:45 - 5:15 pm Jul 16 - Aug 27 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $295.00 info/register
Spanish Film and Conversation Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 22 - Sep 2 $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 Mondays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $325.00 info/register
German for Beginners Thursdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Aug 19 - Sep 30 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Saturdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 17 - Aug 28 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Tuesdays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 12:15 - 1:45 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $325.00 info/register
Spanish for Beginners Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $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 Jul 19 - Aug 30 $325.00 info/register
German Advanced Beginner Thursdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Aug 19 - Sep 30 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Tuesdays 8:00 - 9:30 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Advanced Beginner Wednesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 21 - Sep 1 $325.00 info/register

Intermediate

For those who can make conversation
and know the past, present and future
French Intermediate Mondays 4:30 - 6:00 pm Jul 19 - Aug 30 $325.00 info/register
Spanish Intermediate Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 pm Jul 20 - Aug 31 $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 Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:30 pm Jul 28 - Sep 8 $325.00 info/register
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