Conversation Partners is an informal English conversation program, where international students and visiting scholars and faculty are partnered with native English speakers to meet and converse in an informal setting to practice English.  Crossroads partners with Corvallis Multicultural Literacy Center (CMLC) to offer this free program.  Please contact if you are interested in being partnered with an English speaker. 

Conversation Circles is a small group English conversation program that takes place weekly at CMLC on Tuesdays at 11:00-12:00 and 3:30 - 4:30 and Fridays 3:00-4:30. The program is free and no registration is required-just drop in! 


If you would like to know more about these programs please visit the CMLC website.

Volunteers are needed!  English speaking community members who wish to volunteer as a conversant may send a message to