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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event CultureLink Mentorship Program Drop-In
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Learn how the mentorship program can support you in practicing English, learning about citizenship, job search, social and professional network and outdoors activities....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 15
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 15
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 Nov 25
Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas, and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 24
Wed Feb 28
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Practice your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment and learn about library services. Free for adults 18 and over. Tuesday evenings, from 6:00 - 7:30 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 28
Tue Dec 05
Tue Dec 12
Tue Dec 19
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

New to Canada? Come join this free program! Practice and improve your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer! This program also takes place o...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Sat Dec 09
Sat Dec 16
Sat Dec 23
Icon of the event ESL Conversation Circles for Parents & Caregivers
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Practice your English conversation skills with other parents and caregivers in a relaxed environment and build a social network. Each session to focus on different topics and personal stories....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 05
Tue Dec 19
Icon of the event iPad for Seniors (MANDARIN)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

A monthly program for Mandarin-speaking older adults interested in learning how to use iPad tablets. Learn about how the tablet works and about library resources you can access with your iPad....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home - Discover Canada
4:00 pm - 6:00 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:
Wed Nov 29
Wed Dec 06
Wed Dec 13
Wed Dec 20
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Join us to practise speaking English in a comfortable & friendly environment....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home- Steps To English Fluency
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 form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Tue Nov 28
Thu Nov 30
Tue Dec 05
Thu Dec 07