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Icon of the event Understanding Worker's Rights & Responsibilities
Fri Dec 04, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Woodside Square

Are your rights being violated? How much do you know about your rights at work? Join us for a free information session and learn more about your labour rights and responsibilities. Registration begins Oct. 2. Register in ...

Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Report & Credit Score
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a car or a house or any other personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about how this 3-dig...

Icon of the event Let's Talk - English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Practice your English, learn more about Toronto & Canada, make new friends in a relaxing environment and have fun! This is a drop-in session - no registration is required. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Thu Nov 26
Thu Dec 03
Icon of the event Newcomer Women's Support Group
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Newcomer women 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. For more information please c...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 31
Sat Nov 14
Sat Nov 28
Sat Dec 12
Sat Dec 19
Icon of the event LSP Celebration 2015
Fri Oct 16, 2015 | 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Agincourt

Join us to celebrate the Library Settlement Partnership (LSP) program. Learn about newcomer services and programs. This year's theme is music! There will be musical performances from various cultures and light refreshments wi...

Icon of the event Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions and Pain in Mandarin
10:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Getting the most out of life with chronic pain means better managing your pain, your emotions and your daily activities. Workshop is for adults of all ages and is delivered in Mandarin. For more information and to register ca...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Icon of the event Newcomer Information Fair
Fri Sep 18, 2015 | 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Woodside Square

"Resume Writing, Interview Skills & Tips, Job Search Strategies"-English, "Understanding Employment Insurance"-Mandarin, "Understanding Landlord & Tenant Rights"-Mandarin and "Changes to the Citizenship Act"-English. Please ...

Icon of the event Wellness for Newcomers in Mandarin
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Senior Workshop Series in Mandarin!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Nov 17
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
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 Sep 14
Mon Sep 28
Mon Nov 02
Mon Nov 09
Mon Nov 16
Icon of the event Understanding Express Entry
Mon Sep 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has a new system for economic classes called "Express Entry". Under the new system, the applicants under the following programs will be affected: Federal Skilled Workers Program, Cana...