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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Mon Feb 06, 2017 - Fri Dec 22, 2017
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

English Conversation Circle runs every Tuesday from 6-8 pm. No registration required.Everyone is welcome to attend. Contact branch for details at 416-394-1000.

Icon of the event 40 Hours and Beyond
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

This workshop helps newcomer youth become familiar with the purpose and benefits of volunteering, the different types of volunteering and how to find a volunteer job....

Icon of the event Legal Advice in Amharic
Sat Jun 24, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Lawyers from community legal clinic will answer questions on immigration issues, housing issues, workers' issues, ODSP....

Icon of the event LSP: TOEFL & IELTS - Saturday Series
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

These series of classes will help you prepare for the 4 components of the test and teach you skills how to master your required score....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 24
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home - Discover Canada
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share in the discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in discussions about Canada. In partnership wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Icon of the event Introduction to CELPIP (Summer Edition)
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

Summer workshop series. CELPIP is an English proficiency exam that the Government of Canada requires would-be permanent residents and citizens to take....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Join us in the "chatting room." Meet new friends, practice your new language skills. Drop-in Mondays May 1 - June 26.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Practice your English by reading and conversing with others. Drop in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Mon Jul 03
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Mon Jul 24
Icon of the event Discover Canada Citizenship Mentoring Circle NEW LOCATION DURING NYCL RENOVATION
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Northern District

This program will take place at Northern District Library in the Main Floor Program Room....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Mon Jul 10
Mon Jul 17
Icon of the event Adult English Classes: ESL CLB 3-4
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

English as a Second Language classes help you improve your English language skills and learn about Canadian culture. Programs are co-sponsored by the Toronto Catholic District School Board. Registration required. Mondays and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 26
Wed Jun 28