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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Read great books and practice your English skills. To join the Newcomer Youth Book Club please phone Wen at 647-388-3762....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 13
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 02, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
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...

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for two hours to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02
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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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 Mar 10
Tue Mar 17
Tue Mar 24
Tue Mar 31
Tue Apr 07
Icon of the event Youth Hub
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 05, 2015 - Wed Jun 24, 2015
Sanderson

What are you doing after school? Are you in grades 7-10? Need help with homework? Want to play Wii, PS3 or Xbox or other games? Tutors are here to help you. Laptops are available for research and homework. Drop in to the Yout...

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

We will help you pass the Canadian Citizenship Test! Topics covered include: Canadian history, Canadian government/politics, Canadian symbols, geography, Canadian culture, customs and values, the rights of all Canadians and m...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 19
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 02
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
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 the library settle...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Mon Mar 16
Mon Mar 23
Mon Mar 30
Mon Apr 13
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve communication. Local volunteers sit together with newcomers for a 90 minute discussion on themes such as workplace culture, job searching and current events. You must b...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 05
Mon Mar 09
Thu Mar 12
Mon Mar 16
Thu Mar 19
Icon of the event Old Age Security Workshop in Mandarin
Mon May 04, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Agincourt

This workshop will help you find out what Old Age Security (OAS) is, who is qualified to apply for these senior benefits, how to apply, how to calculate them and related questions and answers. To register please call Wen at 6...