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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
11:00 am - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomer families with settlement-related issues. This is a co-sponsored program with Catholic Cross Cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 13
Icon of the event Adult English Classes: ESL CLB 1
11:30 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

English as a Second Language classes help you improve your English language skills and learn about Canadian culture. Programs are co-sponsored by the Toronto Catholic District School Board. Registration required. Mon., Wed. &...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 25
Fri Mar 27
Mon Mar 30
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Dawes Road

From the TDCSB. 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.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 24
Wed Mar 25
Thu Mar 26
Tue Mar 31
Wed Apr 01
Icon of the event Power Interviews
Wed Mar 04, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The interview process and how to prepare yourself. Types and styles of interviews. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Assertiveness Training
Wed Feb 25, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Find out what assertiveness is and how it can help you in your personal and professional life, communicate effectively and maintain positive relationships. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toro...

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
11:00 am - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Goldhawk Park

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomer families with settlement-related issues. This is a co-sponsored program with Catholic Cross Cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 23
Mon Mar 02
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Icon of the event Chinese New Year
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm (registration required). F...

Icon of the event Writing a Winning Resume
Wed Feb 11, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn about different types of resumes, and how to write one that will get you that job! In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Let's Talk!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Want to practice your English? Join us for a Let's Talk Session! Thursdays listed below, from 6 - 8 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 12
Icon of the event Information Session for Internationally Educated Accountants
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Are you an internationally educated accountant? What do you need to know to help you find work in Canada? Learn about the free evaluation process, qualification and experience requirements, and advanced standing options. In p...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Mar 18