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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Downsview

Come join this free program! Practice and improve your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends! This program is co-sponsored by North York Community House. Please register at the Branch...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Tue Oct 24
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomers with immigration documents, health care, access to education, and free access to Commission of Oath Services. Please contact the branch for further info...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event LSP: LSP Celebration Week
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Come and join us for LSP Celebration Week as we celebrate Library Settlement Partnerships! This year's theme is Canada 150. There will be activities and performances relating to Canada's rich heritage. Light refreshments will...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your English conversation skills with others. Learn idioms and common expressions while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join Albion's ESL Reading Circle every Monday and practice your English by reading and conversing with others. Drop in only....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 09
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Icon of the event LSP: Youth Choices Workshop
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

This culturally responsive program encourages youth to make informed and relevant decisions, and to promote positive choices in their lives. We provide language support in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Icon of the event LSP: Citizenship Test Preparation Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

PROGRAM CANCELLED...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Icon of the event LSP: New Changes on Employment Insurance (English)
Thu Sep 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Join us to find out about regular & special benefits eligibility, obligations and responsibilities and the application and appeal process....

Icon of the event LSP: Citizenship Preparation Workshop
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Attend this workshop and learn Canadian history, government policies, Canadian symbols, geography, Canadian culture, values and rights. Presentation is in English. Practice questions and tests will be provided....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02