Registration for Adult Basic Education classes, including English as a Second Language (ESL) and GED/pre-GED, will be held Jan. 19-21 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at CBC Lott Canada Facility, located at 900 W. Corpus Christi St. (Hwy 59 West) in Beeville. Registration for night classes will be held Jan. 19-20, 6-9 p.m.
Anyone interested in earning a GED or in need of a “refresher” course should register. Day classes are held on Mondays through Thursdays. Night classes are held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Those needing to develop or expand basic English language skills are encouraged to register for ESL classes which are held during the day. For classes in Beeville, call (361) 362-6095 for more information.
Classes are also held at sites in George West, Sinton, Mathis, Taft and Ingleside. Registration and class times vary by location. Instructions follow by site:
George West: GED/pre-GED classes are held Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.to noon at the Buck West House, 400 N. Nueces. For additional information, call Dr. Jesse De Russe at (361) 362-6095.
Mathis: GED/pre-GED classes are held Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6:30-9 p. m. at First United Methodist Church of Mathis, 420 S. Duval St. Contact Denise Neuman at (361) 362-6095 for more information.
Sinton: GED/pre-GED are held from noon to 4 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays at the Sinton Workforce Office, 1113 E. Sinton, Suite D. Call Rosemary Benavidez for registration dates and other information at (361) 364-3284.
Taft: ESL and GED/pre-GED classes are held on Wednesday and Thursday nights, 6-8:30 p.m. Classes are held in Taft Independent School District classrooms. Call Lolo Hernandez at (361) 528-2636 Ext. 2235 for additional details.
Ingleside: GED/pre-GED classes are held on Monday and Tuesday nights, 6-8:30 p.m. at Ingleside High School. If interested, call Linda Rubalcaba at (361) 776-2712 Ext. 2561.
For more information about Adult Basic Education, the GED or ESL, call Coastal Bend College at (361) 362-6095.