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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Summer Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Icon of the event Building a Networking Strategy that Works
Wed Jun 17, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn to set networking goals and identify the right people with whom to network. Tactics for breaking the ice, managing contacts and using LinkedIn effectively will be discussed. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigrati...

Icon of the event Employers Expectation of Newcomers
Wed Jun 03, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want, how to bring value to an employer, and what 'soft skills' are. Find out how to gain Canadian work experience. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public...

Icon of the event Old Age Security Workshop in Mandarin
Wed May 27, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

This workshop will help you find out what Old Age Security (OAS) is, who is qualified to apply for these senior benefits, how to apply, how to calculate them and related questions and answers. To register please call Wen at 6...

Icon of the event Pronounce with Power
Mon May 25, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

This accent reduction workshop is designed for newcomers, ESL students and anyone who wants to improve their English enunciation and pronunciation. The workshop will cover topics such as:...

Icon of the event National Canadian Film Day: Double Happiness
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
York Woods

REEL CANADA presents National Canadian Film Day. This countrywide celebration of Canadian film is an opportunity to join film buffs across the country to watch some of the wonderful films made in Canada. We will be screening ...

Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss
Wed Apr 29, 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, implementing your marketing plan. In partnership with Citizanship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public ...

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

We will help you pass the Canadian Citizenship Test! Topics covered include: Canadian history, Canadian government/politics, Canadian symbols, geography, Canadian culture, customs and values, the rights of all Canadians and m...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 22
Wed Apr 29
Wed May 06
Wed May 13
Icon of the event Old Age Security Workshop in English
Mon Apr 20, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

This workshop will help you find out what Old Age Security (OAS) is, who is qualified to apply for these senior benefits, how to apply, how to calculate them and related questions and answers....

Icon of the event Newcomer Women's Support Group
4:00 pm - 6:00 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 Apr 18
Sat May 02
Sat May 16
Sat May 30