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Icon of the event 40 Hours and Beyond
Thu Oct 05, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Thorncliffe

This workshop helps youth become familiar with the purpose and benefit of volunteering, the different types of volunteering and how to find a volunteer job.

Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 22
Wed Dec 27
Icon of the event Mango Languages
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learning a new language is not always easy but Toronto Public Library can make learning fun and free with Mango Languages!...

Icon of the event Introduction to LinkedIn
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn the basics of LinkedIn for networking and job searching. Set up a profile, join groups and follow companies. A working email address is required....

Icon of the event ESL English Reading Circle
10:30 am - 11:15 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Looking to improve your English? We will be reading advanced picture books and practicing our listening, reading and conversation skills. Drop-in. For more information 416-396-3865.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Practice your English conversation skills with others. Learn idioms and common expressions while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer. Light refreshments will be provided!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 05
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 19
Thu Oct 26
Icon of the event Russian Music and Poetry Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the beautiful Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 18
Wed Nov 15
Wed Dec 20
Icon of the event Master the Citizenship Test
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Master the "Discover Canada" guide with an expert teacher. Practice test after every chapter. Learn about Online resources and ace the test. In partnership with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Thorncliffe Nei...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 09
Mon Oct 16