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Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Wed Sep 09
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join. For more details and to register call Wen at 647-388-...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 10
Mon Aug 17
Mon Aug 24
Mon Sep 14
Mon Sep 28
Icon of the event Understanding Express Entry
Mon Sep 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has a new system for economic classes called "Express Entry". Under the new system, the applicants under the following programs will be affected: Federal Skilled Workers Program, Cana...

Icon of the event English as a Second Language - All Levels
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Wed Sep 09
Fri Sep 11
Tue Sep 15
Wed Sep 16
Icon of the event Wellness for Newcomers in Mandarin
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Senior Workshop Series in Mandarin!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 18
Tue Sep 15
Tue Nov 17
Icon of the event First Steps in Importing
Sat Aug 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Are you interested in importing into Canada? This free information workshop will provide you with valuable information on permits, tariff duties, customs documentation and more! Registration is required. Please call Wen at 64...

Icon of the event Youth Citizenship Application Sessions
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Are you a teen between the ages of 13-20 applying for Canadian Citizenship? Learn how to pass it with practice questions and sample tests. To register please call Wen at 647-388-3762 or the reference desk at 416-396-8950....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 10
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 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 Oct 15
Tue Oct 27
Thu Nov 19
Tue Nov 24
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover Canada study guide. You must bring your Permanent Resident card....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 18