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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias
Tue Jun 06, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

In this workshop you will learn about dementia and how to recognize the signs of Alzheimer's Disease. Learn how dementia affects brain functions, and identify lifestyle factors that can reduce your risk....

Icon of the event Let's Draw
Thu Jun 01, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Drawing with oil sticks. A program for newcomer Seniors to have an opportunity to do something creative and practice English. Space is limited, please register by calling 416-393-7746.

Icon of the event Citizenship Act and Proposed Changes
Wed Mar 29, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairview

The presentation discusses the current process leading to a grant of Canadian citizenship. During the presentation, we will also discuss anticipated changes to the Citizenship Act and how they would affect citizenship applica...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maryvale

Come join this free program! Practice and improve your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends! This program is co-sponsored by Catholic Cross Cultural Services. Please register at the ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 06
Thu Apr 13
Thu Apr 20
Thu Apr 27
Thu May 04
Icon of the event LSP: Employers' Expectations of Newcomers
Wed May 24, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Do you know what Canadian employers are looking for? Join guest speaker, Kathleen Leon, from JobStart Employment Career Services, as she discusses important qualities employers seek. Learn what Canadian employers want, and ho...

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

Do you want to practice your English conversation, reading skills and make new friends? Join us on Mondays where we practise our reading and conversation skills. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 27
Mon Apr 03
Mon Apr 10
Icon of the event Ontario Human Rights Code and Canadian Human Rights Act
Wed Apr 05, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Willowdale Community Legal Services hosts this free public workshop on the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Canadian Human Rights Act. Join us to learn about:...

Icon of the event LSP: Becoming an Engineer in Ontario
Wed May 10, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

This presentation by Moody Farag, PEO, will be on Professional Engineering (P.Eng) licensure in Ontario for internationally trained engineers. Topics will include the P.Eng. License Requirements, the Provisional License Requi...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for one hour to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop con...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 02
Tue May 09
Tue May 16
Tue May 23
Tue May 30
Icon of the event Settlment Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomers with immigration documents, health care, access to education, and free access to Commission of Oath Services. Please contact the branch for further info...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Mar 31
Fri Apr 07
Fri Apr 14
Fri Apr 21
Fri Apr 28