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6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Enjoy activities, quizzes, group conversation and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 14
Thu Jul 21
Thu Jul 28
Thu Aug 04
Thu Aug 11
Icon of the event Mandarin Support Group for Seniors
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join our Mandarin Support Group for Seniors, every Wednesday from 10:00am-11:30am. Call the branch for more details, 416-395-5980. Hosted by the North York Community House.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Wed Oct 05
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnership (LSP)
11:00 am - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Ongoing event running every Wednesday, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 29
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Wed Jul 27
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Mon Jul 04, 2016 - Wed Aug 31, 2016
Location: Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Mon Apr 04, 2016 - Thu Jun 30, 2016
Location: Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnership (LSP)
9:00 am - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Ongoing event running every Saturday, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 02
Sat Jul 09
Sat Jul 16
Sat Jul 23
Sat Jul 30
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle (ECC) - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends and learn about the library. Classes are intermediate level focusing on English conversation. You must be 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jun 29
Icon of the event Book a Librarian
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 02, 2015 - Sat Dec 31, 2016
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet one-on-one with a Barbara Frum Branch librarian to help find job search information, create an email account, navigate the library's website, download eBooks to your mobile device, find a good book to read and more ......

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

This English conversation group is friendly, supportive and stimulating! What better way to improve your English speaking skills? Tuesdays from 1:30-3 p.m. Presented in partnership with North York Community House. For more in...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event At Home Alone
Tue Jul 12, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

Is your child ready to be left home alone safely? In this essential workshop, parents and children will find out together, and prepare....