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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 ESL Beginner Class
9:00 am - 3:00 pm 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:
Mon Jul 06
Tue Jul 07
Wed Jul 08
Thu Jul 09
Fri Jul 10
Icon of the event English Conversation Group For Newcomers Age 55 or Above
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 15, 2014 - Mon Jun 27, 2016
Cedarbrae

No class on April 27th and May 4th....

Icon of the event Free ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 07, 2015 - Fri Jul 22, 2016
Cedarbrae

Free ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Registration on January 7, 2015 and September 9, 2015: please bring 2 pieces of ID to ...

Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss
Wed Apr 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, implementing your marketing plan. In partnership with Citizanship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public ...

Icon of the event Volunteer!
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 Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover Canada study guide. You must bring your Permanent Resident card....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
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. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
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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 Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Thu May 28