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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Free ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 07, 2015 - Fri Jul 17, 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: please bring 2 pieces of ID to show status in Canada ...

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships: Canadian Food Heritage
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Richview

Join us when staff from Montgomery?s Inn discuss Canadian food heritage. Issues of nutrition, seasonality, and local food production are explored through the lens of Victorian Toronto....

Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Join fellow book lovers to discuss contemporary Chinese literature once a month in a relaxing manner at Agincourt Branch. First Thursday of each month, March to December from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. For more information and to...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 02
Thu Nov 06
Thu Dec 04
Icon of the event ACCES Employment Information Session
Mon Sep 29, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Are you new to Canada? Are you looking to build a successful career? ACCES Employment can Help! ACCES Employment offers a range of programs and services to assist you with finding employment and achieving your career goals. O...

Icon of the event English Classes for Mandarin-Speaking Seniors
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Hillcrest

Carefirst Wellness Club offers basic conversation classes in everyday English and information on Canadian culture for Mandarin-speaking seniors. Call 416-502-2323, Ext. 6224, to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Complete the citizenship test preparation in six sessions: Tuesdays, September 23, 30, October 07, 14, 21 & 28 from 5 to 6:30pm at the Teen Zone....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Financial Fraud Workshop
Tue Sep 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

Newcomers! Learn how to protect yourself from financial fraud from Crime Prevention Officer Gary Gomes. The workshop will cover: Identity theft, common fraud/scams, door-to-door sales, home renovation, car repairs, and gift c...

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 22
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 06
Tue Oct 14
Mon Oct 20
Icon of the event English Conversation Group For Newcomers Age 55 or Above
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 15, 2014 - Mon Dec 14, 2015
Cedarbrae

If you are a newcomer age 55 or above and interested in improving your English Conversation skills, come and join us on Mondays 2:30 - 3:30pm. Please bring your permanent resident card or convention refugee papers to register...

Icon of the event Services for Newcomers Age 55 & Over on Mondays
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 16, 2014 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Cedarbrae

Farhana Jogiat, Catholic Crosscultural Services (Ph: 416-266-7200 Ext 201) provides one-on-one settlement services to newcomers age 55 and over on Mondays from 1 to 5pm. She can speak English, Gujarati, Urdu and Hindi and hel...