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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event LSP: Why You Need a Mentor
Wed Nov 15, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Understand the values of a professional mentor and how to find one. Designed especially for Newcomers to Canada....

Icon of the event LSP: Tips for Public Speaking Success
Wed Jan 10, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Tips for Public Speaking Success Workshop will focus on overcoming the fear of speaking in front of a group, organizing and delivering a talk that engages the audience and techniques to boost self-confidence. The Workshop wil...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Practice your English conversation skills at Bloor/Gladstone branch! Interact with knowledgeable mentors, share experiences, make friends, and learn to speak English with confidence. Drop-ins welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 15
Wed Nov 22
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free 10 week program at Toronto Reference Library. For landed immigrants and convention refugees, 19 years and older with LINC Level 4 and higher. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Adult ESL Class: CLB Level 2
11:30 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

English as a second language classes address the needs of learners who want to learn, improve or perfect their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Systematic coverage of grammar structures is provided within a co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Thu Oct 26
Tue Oct 31
Thu Nov 02
Tue Nov 07
Icon of the event Adult ESL Class: CLB Level 1-2
11:30 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

English as a second language classes address the needs of learners who want to learn, improve or perfect their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Systematic coverage of grammar structures is provided within a co...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Wed Oct 25
Fri Oct 27
Mon Oct 30
Wed Nov 01
Icon of the event LSP: New Job Search Strategies
Wed Dec 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Discover new job search strategies to make your job-hunting more diverse and effective. Designed especially for Newcomers to Canada....

Icon of the event LSP: Starting a Business in Canada
Wed Feb 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join our guest speaker Sonja Johnson from ACCES Employment who will share information about researching and evaluating your business idea, creating a business plan, business registration & regulation in Canada, costs involved...

Icon of the event Adult ESL Class: CLB Level 3-4
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

English as a second language classes address the needs of learners who want to learn, improve or perfect their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Systematic coverage of grammar structures is provided within a co...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 23
Wed Oct 25
Mon Oct 30
Wed Nov 01
Mon Nov 06
Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Winter Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are invited to learn basic English vocabulary for daily living and working, while improving their listening and conversation skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08