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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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

Are you a newcomer looking to improve your English language skills? Join us for weekly sessions to practice your English conversation and listening skills in a welcoming environment. To register please call 416-396-8950 or li...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Mon Feb 16
Mon Feb 23
Mon Mar 02
Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 27
Tue Dec 02
Thu Dec 04
Tue Dec 09
Thu Dec 11
Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
Thu Mar 05, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Agincourt

Join fellow book lovers to discuss contemporary Chinese literature once a month in a relaxing manner at Agincourt Branch. First Thursday of each month, March to December from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. For more information and to...

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9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 28
Tue Dec 02
Wed Dec 03
Fri Dec 05
Tue Dec 09
Icon of the event Information for Newcomers: COSTI
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Are you a newcomer to Canada? COSTI provides assistance in settling into your new community; including information on employment, education, health resources and housing....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Nov 28
Icon of the event Health Care in Ontario
Tue Feb 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Learn more about Health Care in Ontario. To register please phone LSP worker at 647-388-3762 or Agincourt Library at 416-396-8950.

Icon of the event Old Age Security & Guaranteed Income Supplements (In Mandarin)
Mon Jan 19, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

What is Old Age Security and GIS? How does one apply? What other kinds of senior benefits are available? Bring all your questions and let the experts answer them. Information will be presented in Mandarin. For more informatio...

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

New to Canada? Welcome! If you need information on getting a library card, about our programs and collections, employment, housing, language learning, schools, dial-a-story plus books in many languages, free wireless access a...

Icon of the event Holiday Craft Adult Workshop
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Join us in making a unique framed photo art project. Registration required. For information or to register please call Downsview library at 416-395-5720.

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 07
Wed Jan 14
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04