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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Information for Newcomers: COSTI
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Are you a newcomer to Canada? COSTI provides assistance in settling into your new community; including information on employment, education, health resources and housing....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 29
Fri Sep 26
Fri Oct 31
Icon of the event ESL Summer Beginner Class
9:00 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Please note: Classes are now FULL....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 25
Icon of the event Finding Canadian Market Information for your Business Plan
Wed Sep 17, 2014 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

This workshop will assist you in finding Canadian market information important to your business plan. You will learn how to find information about consumer demographics, competitor companies, suppliers, regulations, industry ...

Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Thu Nov 06
Tue Nov 11
Thu Nov 13
Tue Nov 18
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 02, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Agincourt

New to Canada? Welcome! If you need information on getting a library card, about our programs and collections, employment, housing, language learning, schools, dial-a-story plus books in many languages, free wireless access a...

Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Join fellow book lovers to discuss contemporary Chinese literature once a month in a relaxing manner at Agincourt Branch. First Thursday of each month, March to December from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. For more information and to...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 07
Thu Sep 04
Thu Oct 02
Thu Nov 06
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test  Preparation
Tue Aug 19, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Are you working towards becoming a Canadian citizen? Join us as a representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover ...

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Services & Hours
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 02, 2012 - Sat Aug 30, 2014
Thorncliffe

New to Canada? Need information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics? Speak to the LSP Worker in this library branch....

Icon of the event Summer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 02, 2014 - Fri Aug 08, 2014
Barbara Frum

New to the community? Meet with our settlement workers to find out about local settlement, education and employment resources. This program is cosponsored with North York Community House (NYCH)....

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Workshops
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Are you working towards becoming a Canadian citizen? This workshop series will help you learn about Canadian history, government, symbols, geography and more. Registration is required. Please call Agincourt branch at 416-396-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31