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Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss
Wed Nov 18, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, and implementing your marketing plan. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Pub...

Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Report & Credit Score
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a car or a house or any other personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about how this 3-dig...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for two hours to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 10
Tue Nov 17
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 01
Tue Dec 08
Icon of the event Let's Talk - English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Practice your English, learn more about Toronto & Canada, make new friends in a relaxing environment and have fun! This is a drop-in session - no registration is required. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Icon of the event Adult English Classes: ESL CLB 3-4
10:00 am - 1:00 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. Mondays and ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 04
Mon Nov 09
Wed Nov 11
Mon Nov 16
Wed Nov 18
Icon of the event New Job Search Strategies
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn new strategies to maximize your job search potential and uncover the hidden job market. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA, and Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Newcomer Women's Support Group
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Newcomer women are invited to share and learn about one another's experiences in a welcoming environment. Participants will gain knowledge and discuss important issues relevant to newcomer women. For more information please c...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Icon of the event Self Esteem
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What is self-esteem and where does it come from? Look at what causes high and low self-esteem, and learn to recognize your strengths. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event LSP Celebration 2015
Thu Oct 22, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join us to celebrate the Library Settlement Partnership (LSP) program. Learn about newcomer services and programs. Enjoy a special presentation and performance by Portuguese-Canadian musician Nuno Cristo. Refreshments will be...

Icon of the event IELTS Masterclass
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Whether you are new to IELTS, or have sat the test before, the IELTS Masterclass is a useful addition to your preparation activities. You will learn practical tips on how best to enhance your English, and gain insights into c...