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Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Tue Apr 07
Thu Apr 09
Thu Apr 16
Tue Apr 21
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 01, 2014 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
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 Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Services & Hours
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 02, 2014 - Wed Sep 30, 2015
Parliament Street

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

Icon of the event Free ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 07, 2015 - Fri Dec 18, 2015
Cedarbrae

Free ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Registration on January 7, 2015 and September 9, 2015: please bring 2 pieces of ID to ...

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Celebration
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm (registration required). F...

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring - Winter Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Tue Mar 03
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

Practice your English by reading with others from great books and sharing your ideas about them.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 23
Mon Mar 02
Mon Mar 09
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
11:00 am - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 25
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

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:
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 05
Icon of the event Immigrants in Action!
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

Are you a Newcomer to Canada and want to learn about how to get involved in your community and Government? Are you looking for information on how to become actively involved in your neighbourhood? Learn about community solv...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Sat Mar 28
Sat Apr 04