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French Class

French ClassDate: Tuesdays

Time: 11:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.

Location: Whistlestop Boardroom

Cost: $3/5

Learn to speak French, the language of love, with Susan Duncan who has taught French for 18 years in Marin County. Beginner – Intermediate levels welcome. Please call 415-456-9062 to sign up or for any questions.

Beginning/Intermediate Conversational Spanish

Beginning/Intermediate Conversational Spanish

Intermediate Spanish: Tuesdays, 1-3 pm, $2/3 per class, No need to preregister; drop-ins welcome.

Beginning Spanish: Tuesdays, 3-4 pm, $2/3 per class, No need to preregister; drop-ins welcome.

Instructor: Carol Costa

New Beginning Spanish

New Beginning SpanishTuesdays, 3-4pm; $3/5 per class; Caboose 2; Instructor: Carol Costa

Have you always wanted to learn conversational Spanish? Here’s your chance. No registration required. More advanced? Carol Costa offers a drop-in intermediate class Tuesdays from 1-3pm.

German Language Social Circle

German Language Social Circle

Mondays, 10:30am-12:00pm, upstairs lounge. No Fee.

Weekly discussion group led by volunteer German Coordinators for social purposes and support.

Persian Group – Grupo Persa

Persian Group - Grupo Persa

Monday & Wednesdays, 10:30 to 1:30pm

Facilitator: Mrs. Mehrbanoo Esmaili

Donations appreciated.

For more information call 415-479-6020.

Group led by our volunteer Persian Coordinator to promote socialization, education and support.

Lunes & Miércoles de 10:30am a 1:30pm

Coordinadora: Sra. Mehrbanoo Esmaili
Se agradecen donaciones
Contacto para más información: 415-479-6020
Grupo liderado por nuestra Coordinadora voluntaria Persa para promover socialización, educación y apoyo.

French Club – Grupo Social Francés

French Club - Grupo Social Francés

Do You Speak French?  Parlez vous Français?
Tuesdays from 1-2pm
Donations appreciated.

Join our new French club!  Great way to meet other fellow French speakers.

Habla Francés? Parlez vous Français?
Martes de1-2pm
Dons appréciés.
Únase a nuestro nuevo club social Francés. Una excelente forma para conocer a otras personas que hablen la lengua.

Basic English & Citizenship Class for Farsi Speakers

Basic English & Citizenship Class for Farsi Speakers
No Cost
Contact for more information: Mrs. Esmaili, (415) 472-6020

Mrs. Esmaili has been volunteering her services at Whistlestop for over 16 years. She offers Basic English instruction and preparation for the U.S. Citizenship test to Farsi speakers in Marin.

Social Groups

Social Groups

Are you over 60 years old and interested in creating meaningful connections in Marin County? Join one of Whistlestop’s weekly Social Groups. Groups contribute to intellectual and social discussions, organize social events, discuss wellness and health issues, and learn about community resources. Whistlestop Membership ($20/year) encouraged. Drop-in. Questions, call  415-456-9062 X100

German Social Circle: Mondays, 10:30am; Staff Lounge

Persian Social Group: Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:30am; Lounge

Russian Social Group: Mondays, 12:30-1:45pm; Caboose 1

French Club: Tuesdays, 1pm; Computer Room

Spanish Club: Fridays, 1:30pm; Computer Room

Spanish Club – Club de Español

Spanish Club - Club de Español

Fridays, 1:30 to 3:00pm
Donations appreciated.
Call 456-9062 X100 for information.

A class that focuses on Spanish literature. Attendees practice reading comprehension and discussion in Spanish.

Viernes, 1:30 a 3:00pm

Se agradecen donaciones

Contacto para más información: 415-456-9062

Una clase que enfatiza la literatura en Español.
Participantes practican comprensión de lectura y discusión en español.

English Tutoring Services – Quiere ser un tutor?

English Tutoring Services - Quiere ser un tutor?

The multicultural department is looking for volunteer tutors to help our older adults learn English. This is a great opportunity to help others better integrate into our community. Hours are flexible. If interested, please contact Multicultural Staff at 415-457-0586.

El departamento multicultural está buscando tutores voluntarios para ayudar a nuestros adultos mayores a aprender Ingles.
Esta es una gran oportunidad para ayudar a otras personas a que se integren mejor a nuestra comunidad. Horas son flexibles. Si esta interesado, favor contactar a Multicultural Staff al 415-457-0586.

ESL Starting Week of September 9-December 4

ESL Starting Week of September 9-December 4

Monday and Wednesdays; 2:00pm-3:30pm; $40/45; Registration Required

We will be offering levels 100, 150 and 250.

Russian Social Group

Russian Social Group

Mondays, 12:30-1:45 pm; No Fee

Are you over 60 years old, Russian speaking, and interested in creating meaningful connections in Marin County? Join this weekly Russian Social group to contribute to intellectual and social discussions.

Free Legal Consultation

Free Legal Consultation

Thursday, by appointment only, call 415-459-6700

Legal Aid of Marin provides free 30-minute consultations for Marin County residents who are 60+. Volunteer trusts and estates lawyers give limited scope consultations on trust and estates; wills; trust administration; Health Care Directives; Powers of Attorney; and some related real estate matters.

Citizenship Prep Class

Citizenship Prep Class

Resuming Week of February 4 – May 8; Wednesdays; 3:30pm-4:45pm

Fee: Sign up before February 1 and get a $5 discount $35/$40; after February 4 pay full price $40/$45

Naturalization is the process to voluntarily become a U.S. citizen if you were born outside of the United States. In general, you may be eligible if you can show continuous U.S. residence for three to five years, are at least 18 years old, and demonstrate good moral character and loyalty to the U.S. Constitution. If you are currently studying for your Citizenship Exam and need additional support, join us for our weekly class.


Multicultural Senior Program

Multicultural Senior Program

Wednesdays, 11am-12pm; $3 suggested donation; Offsite location: Albert J. Boro Community Center/Pickleweed, 50 Canal Street.

Join us for a weekly gathering to socialize and learn something new. Nutritious lunch catered by Good Earth from 12-1 pm.