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Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Class
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Complete the citizenship preparation test in 10 sessions: every Thursdays: Jan 11, 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15, 22; Mar 1, 8, 22 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
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 Jan 08
Mon Jan 15
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Icon of the event Adult ESL Class: CLB Level 1-2
11:30 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

English as a second language classes address the needs of learners who want to learn, improve or perfect their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Systematic coverage of grammar structures is provided within a co...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 20
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Immigration:  Who Can I Sponsor
Wed Dec 06, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at SCLS, discusses sponsorship. Topics include: Can I sponsor a family member, a child who is not related to me or a partner if we're not married? Register in person or by phone, 416-3...

Icon of the event Immigration:  Wheel of Fortune!
Wed Nov 29, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at SCLS, provides information on Permanent Residency. Test your immigration knowledge and learn how to protect your legal status in Canada. Topics include "What happens if I am out of Can...

Icon of the event LSP: Financial Literacy Workshop
Tue Nov 28, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: York Woods

New to Canada? There are many choices available for saving, spending, borrowing and investing. Developing financial literacy skills can help you make those decisions with confidence....

Icon of the event LSP: Self-Employment Workshop
Fri Nov 24, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Are you interested in self-employment but aren't quite sure where to start? Our free Self-Employment workshop can help!...

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 Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Classes
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Complete the Canadian Citizenship test preparation in 9 sessions Thursdays October 19, 26 , November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14 from 1:00 to 3 pm. Learn about the Canadian government, history and geography through conve...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Immigration - Citizenship:  When Can I Apply?
Wed Nov 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at SCLC, provides the following information: who is eligible for citizenship, how long do you need to be in Canada before you apply, how difficult are citizenship tests and are they requi...