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Icon of the event How to Ace Job Interviews
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Are you preparing for your next job interview? Do you want to know how to ask and answer those tough interview questions? Join a fun, interactive workshop with role-playing and practice, to help you with your interview skills...

Icon of the event Information Session for Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Jul 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn about the free evaluation process, qualifications and experience requirements, and advanced standing options.In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

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
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
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 Looking for
Tue May 26, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Celebrating Immigrant Employment Week, an employment specialist from East Scarborough Storefront will talk about: general resume guidelines, including do's and don't's; common errors; job search strategies and different style...

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 Old Age Security & Canada Pension Plan
Mon May 04, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cedarbrae

A free workshop for newcomers age 55 and above in partnership with Service Canada and Catholic Crosscultural Services....

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 May 02
Sat May 16
Sat May 30