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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Let's Draw
4:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 05
Thu Feb 02
Thu Mar 02
Icon of the event Dental & Oral Health Workshop (Mandarin)
Wed Dec 14, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Attend this workshop to learn about:...

Icon of the event Mandarin Support Group for Seniors
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join our Mandarin Support Group for Seniors, every Wednesday from 10:00am-11:30am. Call the branch for more details, 416-395-5980. Hosted by the North York Community House.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event LSP: Peer Nutrition Program
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

- Learn new ways to prepare healthy snacks for kids ages 0 - 6 yrs...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 07
Wed Dec 14
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

This English conversation group is friendly, supportive and stimulating! What better way to improve your English speaking skills? Tuesdays from 6-8p.m. Presented in partnership with North York Community House. For more inform...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Practice and improve your English Conversation skills and learn more about the library. For more information please call 416-395-5470


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Dec 06
Tue Dec 13
Icon of the event Let's Talk Time
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Richview

Gain confidence in practicing your English speaking skills; expand your networking list and connect with new friends; enhance your knowledge of Canadian life and culture; learn about resources that will ease your settlement p...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 05
Mon Dec 19
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Dec 05
Mon Dec 12
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Improve your English Listening and Speaking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 05
Thu Dec 08
Mon Dec 12
Thu Dec 15
Mon Dec 19