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Icon of the event Career Cruising: Finding Your Profession
Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Thinking about choosing a profession or making a career change? This session will help you explore and find the direction your career could go and provide information about available career opportunities. Register in person o...

Icon of the event Cancer Screening and Prevention in Mandarin
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

For more information please call Wen at 647-388-3762. In room 2....

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Weekly 2-hour sessions for newcomers to practice listening & speaking English and improve communication skills. This program is co-sponsored by North York Community House. No registration required. Drop In. All are welcome to...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 28
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event LSP: Canadian Immigration Series: Temporary Residence vs Permanent Residence:
Tue Apr 18, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Whether you are new to Canada or a citizen interested in Canada's immigration policies you are sure to be informed by Immigration Lawyer Cristina Guida's (Green and Spiegel LLP) Canadian immigration overview. Specific issues ...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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:
Mon Mar 27
Thu Mar 30
Mon Apr 03
Thu Apr 06
Mon Apr 10
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle (Intermediate and Advanced Levels)
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Practice your conversation skills while making some new friends along the way. This group is geared towards those people with an English Literacy Level of 3 and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Tue May 02
Icon of the event Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention in Mandarin
Wed May 10, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Agincourt

For more information please call Wen at 647-388-3762. In room 2....

Icon of the event Newcomer Women's Support Group
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Newcomer women over 16 years old are invited to share and learn about one another's experiences in a welcoming environment. Participants will gain knowledge and discuss important issues relevant to newcomer women such as: und...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 01
Sat Apr 08
Sat Apr 22
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Weekly 2-hour sessions for newcomers to practice listening & speaking English and improve communication skills. This program is co-sponsored by North York Community House. Call 647-296-0935 to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 28
Tue Apr 04
Tue Apr 11
Tue Apr 18
Tue Apr 25
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join. For more details and to register call Wen at 647-388-...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 27
Mon Apr 03
Mon Apr 10
Mon Apr 24
Mon May 01