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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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12:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jun 23
Thu Jun 30
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Classes
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

These free classes are presented by staff of the Toronto District School Board's Newcomer Services. If you are planning to apply for Canadian citizenship or preparing to take the citizenship test, these classes will help you...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jun 23
Icon of the event Newcomer Orientation (Mandarin)
Sat Jun 18, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

This program is co-sponsored with the Chinese Family Services of Ontario. Learn about the 3 levels of government, geography, culture, community resources and events and more. This program is run in Mandarin. REGISTRATION RE...

Icon of the event Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 14, 2016 - Thu Jun 30, 2016
Location: Mount Dennis

Join us for a conversation circle each Thursday from 4-5 p.m. hosted by the Learning Enrichment Foundation.

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9:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement services, including help with immigration documents, health care, access to education and free access to Commissioner of Oaths service are available during this time period. If you are interested in English Convers...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 08
Fri Jul 15
Fri Jul 22
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomer families with settlement-related issues. This is a co-sponsored program with Catholic Cross Cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 30
Mon Jun 06
Mon Jun 13
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Information Part Two: Citizenship Test Preparation
Wed Aug 17, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn about the Canadian citizenship knowledge test. Get study tips and try some practice questions based on the "Discover Canada" study guide. Presented by a Toronto District School Board representative....

Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Score & Report
Sat Jun 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a car or a house or any other personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about how this 3-dig...

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 What Drives Your auto Insurance (Mandarin)
Thu Jun 16, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Goldhawk Park

Co-sponsored with the Chinese Family Services of Ontario. Topics include traffic tickets, what to do in the event of an accident, how the new law affects your rate and more. This program is run in Mandarin. REGISTRATION REQUI...