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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Learn to speak English in a class setting. Participants learn English conversation, grammar and writing as well as Canadian culture. Participants must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. They must brin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 22
Wed Sep 24
Mon Sep 29
Wed Oct 01
Mon Oct 06
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 Library Settle Program Celebration Day
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Please join us for performances, face painting, henna and a special guest speaker....

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

Newcomers are welcome to practice their English language skills through conversation and writen exercises....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Icon of the event Bright Day-Free Beginner English Classes
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 14, 2014 - Tue Dec 16, 2014
Black Creek

A drop-in program teaching basic English to newcomers....

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Settlement workers provide individual assistance for newcomers. In partnership with Catholic Cross-cultural Services. *Please note - during July and August there will also be a Settlement Worker in the Branch,Tuesday-Friday d...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Icon of the event Citizenship Classes
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

New to Canada? Looking to get your Canadian Citizenship?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Around the World in 80 dishes
Thu Oct 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

As part of our Library Settlement Program week, please join us for a program where we sample food dishes from around the world....

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle (ECC)
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:
Fri Sep 19
Wed Sep 24
Fri Sep 26
Wed Oct 01
Fri Oct 03
Icon of the event NewComer Youth Club
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Improve your English, meet new friends, and earn volunteer hours when you join the Newcomer Youth Club. Teen Volunteer Helpers are also wanted. Grades 7-12. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 4-5:30. Registration...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 15
Wed Nov 05
Wed Nov 19