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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Employers' Expectations of Newcomers
Wed Apr 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want and how to bring value to your new employer.

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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 03
Thu Jul 10
Thu Jul 17
Thu Jul 24
Thu Jul 31
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:
Tue Apr 22
Thu Apr 24
Tue Apr 29
Thu May 01
Tue May 06
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Fri Aug 09, 2013 - Tue Jul 29, 2014
Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...

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 Jul 02
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 16
Wed Jul 23
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 22
Mon Apr 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Tue May 20
Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Summer 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 Jul 08
Tue Jul 15
Tue Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss: the ten steps you need to know
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, implementing your marketing plan.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 28
Icon of the event Networking for Newcomers
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

What is networking? Why do I need it? Face-to-Face and digital networking, how to grow your network and tips for setting networking goals.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 07