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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Settlement Services
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to help newcomer families with settlement-related issues in many languages.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 29
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home - Literature, Art, Culture and Traditions
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share in the discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in readings and discussions about Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event Newcomer Youth Club
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Improve your English and meet other teens. The Newcomer Youth Club is open for newcomers and for all teens who would like to meet newcomers. Both groups, the newcomers and the helpers will earn volunteer hours. We will be d...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 02
Fri May 16
Fri May 30
Fri Jun 13
Fri Jun 27
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.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Sat May 24
Icon of the event Writing the Book of You with Andrew Larsen
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

For children ages 8 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
Icon of the event Meet and Speak
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

Practice and improve your English Conversation skills by meeting weekly to discuss relative topics. Special guest speakers will be invited from time to time.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Mon May 19
Mon May 26
Icon of the event English Conversation Class
Ongoing event running from Tue Oct 01, 2013 - Sat May 31, 2014
Pape/Danforth

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve their communication skills. The English Conversation Circle (ECC) meets every Tuesday from 6:00pm - 7:30pm at the Pape and Danforth Library branch....

Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Tue Apr 01, 2014 - Mon Jun 30, 2014
Centennial

The After School Newcomer Hub at Centennial Library offers free homework help for students in grades 7-10. We are looking for volunteers who enjoy working with youth and have subject expertise in math, science, English, Frenc...

Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 02, 2014 - Wed Aug 27, 2014
Centennial

The After School Newcomer Hub at Centennial Library offers free homework help for students in grades 7-10. We are looking for volunteers who enjoy working with youth and have subject expertise in math, science, English, Frenc...

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home-Steps to English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share, in the form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 03
Tue Jul 08
Thu Jul 10
Tue Jul 15
Thu Jul 17