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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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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 Oct 23
Mon Oct 27
Thu Oct 30
Mon Nov 03
Thu Nov 06
Icon of the event Old Age Security & Guaranteed Income Supplements (in English)
Mon Jan 05, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

What is Old Age Security and GIS? How does one apply? What other kinds of senior benefits are available? Bring all your questions and let the experts answer them. Information will be presented in English. For more information...

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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 416-396-8950 or li...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Mon Feb 16
Icon of the event Health Care in Ontario
Tue Feb 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Learn more about Health Care in Ontario. To register please phone LSP worker at 647-388-3762 or Agincourt Library at 416-396-8950.

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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 Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Tue Nov 25
Icon of the event Cantonese Book Club
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 06
Thu Dec 04
Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub for Teens
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 15, 2014 - Wed Dec 17, 2014
Sanderson

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

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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 one hour to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop con...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Tue Nov 25
Tue Dec 02
Tue Dec 09
Icon of the event Old Age Security & Guaranteed Income Supplements (In Mandarin)
Mon Jan 19, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

What is Old Age Security and GIS? How does one apply? What other kinds of senior benefits are available? Bring all your questions and let the experts answer them. Information will be presented in Mandarin. For more informatio...

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 Jan 06
Tue Jan 13
Tue Jan 20
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03