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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 02, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Eatonville

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

Icon of the event Settlement Services
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to help newcomer families with settlement-related issues in many languages.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for two hours to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Tue Nov 25
Tue Dec 02
Tue Dec 09
Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub for Teens
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 15, 2014 - Wed Dec 17, 2014
Sanderson

What are you doing after school? Are you in grades 7-10? Need help with homework? Want to play Wii or Xbox or other games? Tutors are here to help you. Laptops are available for research. Drop in to the After School Newcomer ...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for one hour to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop con...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Practice your English by reading with others from great books and sharing your ideas about them. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 14
Fri Nov 28
Fri Dec 12
Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss: Ten Steps You Need to Know
Wed Nov 19, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, implementing your marketing plan. Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

Icon of the event Employers' Expectations of Newcomers
Wed Nov 26, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want and how to bring value to your new employer. Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

Icon of the event Self Esteem
Wed Nov 05, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What is self-esteem and where does it come from? Look at what causes high and low self-esteem, and learn to recognize your strengths. Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Fall 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. Funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04