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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event LSP Week 2017
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Find out more about Canada's history as a part of this year's LSP Week! More details to follow....

Icon of the event iPad for Seniors (MANDARIN)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

A monthly program for Mandarin-speaking older adults interested in learning how to use iPad tablets. Learn about how the tablet works and about library resources you can access with your iPad....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 07
Thu Oct 05
Thu Nov 02
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
11:00 am - 7:00 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 Aug 28
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
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 Aug 28
Mon Sep 04
Mon Sep 11
Mon Sep 18
Mon Sep 25
Icon of the event Landlord and Tenant Rights
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Celia Chandler and Katie Douglas are Toronto lawyers who do a lot of landlord and tenant work. Celia and Katie will not give you legal advice, but they will provide legal information about the following questions:...

Icon of the event Citizenship Test Online Resources
Thu Aug 24, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Albion

Find practice questions for Canadian Citizenship Exam. Please register by calling 416-394-5170.

Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Program
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY FULL FOR THE JULY - AUGUST SESSION...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 24
Icon of the event Let's Talk 2 - Advanced English Conversation Circles
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly at the Library for one hour to discuss a variety of topics. Drop in, no registration required. Please join us! In partnership with Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada, CultureLin...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 23
Wed Aug 30
Wed Sep 06
Wed Sep 13
Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 23
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 22
Icon of the event Men Gaining Ground
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Six-week program offering free employment sessions for newcomer and immigrant men. Includes sessions on labour market information, cover letter and resume writing, job coaching and interview preparation, career orientation: c...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 23
Wed Aug 30