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Icon of the event Immigration: Two Immigration Traps for a Permanent Resident
Mon May 29, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Brabra Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at Scarborough Community Legal Services provides information and answers questions on the two immigration traps you should know about (especially if you are a Permanent Resident)....

Icon of the event Immigration: Consequences of Interactions with the Police
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at Scarborough Community Legal Services provides information and answers questions on the immigration consequences of interactions with the police....

Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details. From the TDCSB.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 01
Tue Jun 06
Wed Jun 07
Thu Jun 08
Tue Jun 13
Icon of the event New to Canada? Speak to a COSTI Representative! CANCELLED DURING NYCL RENOVATION
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

COSTI Immigrant Services is a community-based, multicultural agency which has been serving all immigrant communities and new Canadians for many years. At the library sessions, a COSTI representative will answer your questions...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 26
Fri Jun 30
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

This program is for Permanent Residents. Topics will include: Who can apply for citizenship and how? Canadian history, geography and the government system, rights and responsibilities of citizens and more.* Thursday May 18t...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 13
Sat May 27
Sat Jun 03
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event Discover Canada Citizenship Mentoring Circle NEW LOCATION DURING NYCL RENOVATION
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

This program will take place at Northern District Library in the Main Floor Program Room....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 01
Mon May 08
Mon May 15
Mon May 29
Mon Jun 05
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle-CANCELLED
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 May 03
Wed May 17
Wed May 24
Wed May 31
Wed Jun 07
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 May 11
Thu May 25
Thu Jun 08
Thu Jun 22
Thu Jul 13
Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details. From the TDCSB.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 02
Wed May 03
Thu May 04
Tue May 09
Wed May 10
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Complete Canadian Citizenship test preparation in six sessions starting Tuesday, May 23. Learn who can apply for citizenship and how; Canadian history, geography and government system; rights and responsibilities of citizens;...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 23
Tue May 30
Tue Jun 06
Tue Jun 13
Tue Jun 20