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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Cosmopolis Toronto: English Cafe
Mon Nov 28, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Richview

New to Toronto? Want to practice your English skills? Join a diverse and fun group of people to learn English through casual conversation. Coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided....

Icon of the event Welcoming the World, Transforming a City
Mon Nov 14, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join Graeme Stewart from Tower Renewal Project and ERA Architects and Senator Ratna Omidvar, as they discuss Toronto's role in welcoming newcomers to Canada.

Icon of the event Meet a Settlement Counselor on 2nd and 4th Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call: Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912) provides settlement services to new immigrants on 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 2 pm to 4 pm.

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 10
Thu Nov 24
Thu Dec 08
Thu Dec 22
Thu Jan 12
Icon of the event ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Before Registration, you may have to take the language assessment test at YMCA Language Ass...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 02
Fri Nov 04
Wed Nov 09
Fri Nov 11
Wed Nov 16
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Complete in 6 sessions. Include: who can apply and how? Canadian history, geography and government system; rights and responsibilities as a citizen; Canadian justice system, Canadian symbol; language ability requirement; prac...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 01
Tue Nov 08
Tue Nov 15
Tue Nov 22
Tue Nov 29
Icon of the event Let's Talk Time
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Gain confidence in practicing your English speaking skills; expand your networking list and connect with new friends; enhance your knowledge of Canadian life and culture; learn about resources that will ease your settlement p...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 31
Mon Nov 07
Mon Nov 14
Mon Nov 28
Mon Dec 05