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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Discover Canada: Citizenship Education Circle
6:15 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Learn about Canada and becoming a citizen while improving your English speaking and reading skills. Discover Canada through history, geography, the economy and politics. Attend all 10 sessions to assist you in writing the cit...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 22
Tue Aug 29
Tue Sep 05
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
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 LSP: Networking for Jobs
Wed Oct 04, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A workshop for newcomers about how to use networking strategies to find a job. Designed especially for Newcomers to Canada....

Icon of the event Improve Your English & Discover Canada
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Enjoy activities, quizzes, group conversation and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 24
Thu Aug 31
Thu Sep 07
Thu Sep 14
Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Summer Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are invited to learn basic English vocabulary for daily living and working, while improving their listening and conversation skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Aug 24
Thu Sep 07
Icon of the event LSP: New Job Search Strategies
Wed Dec 13, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Discover new job search strategies to make your job-hunting more diverse and effective. Designed especially for Newcomers to Canada....

Icon of the event LSP: Government Benefits for My Kids
Wed Sep 20, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Learn about the government benefits to help your family with the costs of raising children, including benefits for raising a child with a disability and Employment Insurance (EI) benefits such as maternity and parental leave....

Icon of the event LSP: Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

A workshop on how to access the accounting profession in Ontario. Designed especially for Newcomers to Canada....

Icon of the event Improve Your English & Discover Canada
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Enjoy activities, quizzes, group conversation and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Settlement workers provide individual assistance for newcomers. In partnership with Catholic Cross-cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 18
Fri Aug 25
Fri Sep 01
Fri Sep 08
Fri Sep 15