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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English/Citizenship Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Mon May 02, 2016 - Mon May 30, 2016
Location: Richview

Practice your English speaking skills in a friendly setting. Please register by calling 416-268-3981. Mondays May 2,9,30 5:00-7:00 pm.

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9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

From the TDCSB. Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 31
Wed Jun 01
Thu Jun 02
Tue Jun 07
Wed Jun 08
Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details. From the TDCSB.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Wed Sep 07
Thu Sep 08
Tue Sep 13
Wed Sep 14
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle (ECC) - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
9:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends and learn about the library. Classes are intermediate level focusing on English conversation. You must be 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 03
Fri Jun 10
Fri Jun 17
Fri Jun 24
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Mon Jul 04, 2016 - Wed Aug 31, 2016
Location: Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....

Icon of the event LSP: Discover Canada - Citizenship Classes
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

This session is designed to help you learn through a chapter-by-chapter detailed study of Discover Canada....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 08
Wed Jun 15
Wed Jun 22
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnership (LSP)
9:00 am - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Ongoing event running every Saturday, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Sat Jun 11
Sat Jun 18
Sat Jun 25
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 01, 2014 - Thu Jun 30, 2016
Location: Parkdale

New to Canada? Need information on employment, housing, language learning, schools & other topics. Speak to the LSP Worker in this library....

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

This program is for Permanent Residents. Topics will include: Who can apply for citizenship and how? Canadian history, geography and the government system, rights and responsibilities of citizens and more.* Tuesday June 28t...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 04
Sat Jun 11
Sat Jun 18
Sat Jun 25
Tue Jun 28
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Settlement workers provide individual assistance for newcomers. In partnership with Catholic Cross-cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jun 03
Fri Jun 10
Fri Jun 17
Fri Jun 24