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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event ESL Reading and Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Looking to improve your English conversation skills? Join us on the first and third Tuesday of the month for our ESL Conversation and Reading Circle, where we will be reading advanced picture books and practising our listenin...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Tue Sep 20
Tue Oct 04
Tue Oct 18
Tue Nov 01
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Icon of the event Snap a Portrait!
Sat Nov 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

Photography teacher Diana Nazareth will lead a fun, hands on workshop inspired by Cosmopolis Toronto....

Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Improve your English Listening and Speaking skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 08
Thu Sep 15
Thu Sep 22
Thu Sep 29
Thu Oct 06
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Information Part One: The Citizenship Application Process
Wed Oct 05, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Learn about the Canadian citizenship application process. Find out the latest information about eligibility (age, residency requirement, proof of language ability, etc.), completing and submitting the forms, fees, application...

Icon of the event Discover Canada Citizenship Mentoring Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Discover and review the "Discover Canada" study guide with trained volunteers in a group setting. Provided by CultureLink....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Fri Sep 30
Mon Oct 03
Icon of the event Toronto: Made for the 21st Century
Tue Nov 08, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

David Crombie, former mayor of Toronto discusses the past, present and future of migration in our city.

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us to practice your English communication skills in a relaxing environment and make new friends. To register, please call Teresa Tao at 416-645-6000 ext. 2344 or at ttao@woodgreen.org. This is a free program....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event LSP: TOEFL & IELTS
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Test of English as a Foreign Language & International Language Testing System. Ongoing Free Tests Preparation Sessions by a Trained Experienced Tutor....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 12
Mon Sep 19
Mon Sep 26
Icon of the event Arabic Storytime
Wed Aug 31, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Arabic and English and watch our "Little Red Riding Hood" puppet show. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and learn about newcomer programs at the library! Everyone is we...