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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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Tue Aug 11, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Learn how to volunteer, create work experience, improve your resume and help others while you help yourself. Register at the Branch or call, 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Kids@Computers Information Session
Fri Jul 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us to find out about this scholarship program that provides computers to children ages 8-14 from families receiving Social Benefits. The program is offered in partnership with Catholic Crosscultural Services. To register...

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6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Free 10 week program at Burrows Hall Library in partnership with CultureLink. For landed immigrants and convention refugees,19yrs and older with LINC level 4 and up. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Thu Aug 06
Thu Aug 13
Thu Aug 20
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 03
Fri Jul 10
Fri Jul 17
Fri Jul 24
Fri Jul 31
Icon of the event Learning Opportunities for Newcomers
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Meet with a Mentorship Program Worker to find out about practicing English or gaining hand-on "Canadian" experience while volunteering. The program is offered in partnership with CultureLink Settlement Services. For more info...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Jul 09
Thu Jul 16
Thu Jul 23
Thu Jul 30
Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Thu Jun 11, 2015 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
McGregor Park

This interacitve workshop for parents and their 10-14 year olds will help families 1) communicate together 2) find out if their 10-14 year olds are ready to be home alone 3) develp an At Home Alone plan together. A free DVD i...

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 29
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 12
Fri Jun 19
Fri Jun 26
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6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Free 10 week program at Burrows Hall Library in partnership with CultureLink. For landed immigrants and convention refugees,19yrs and older with LINC level 4 and up. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 28
Thu Jun 04
Thu Jun 11
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle (ECC) - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends and learn about the library. Classes are intermediate level focusing on English conversation. You must be 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 03
Wed Jun 10
Wed Jun 17
Wed Jun 24
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 May 26
Tue Jun 02
Tue Jun 09
Tue Jun 16
Tue Jun 23