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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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

Newcomers are welcome to practice their English language skills through conversation and writen exercises....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Thu Aug 28
Icon of the event Around the World in 80 dishes
Thu Oct 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

As part of our Library Settlement Program week, please join us for a program where we sample food dishes from around the world....

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Settlement workers provide individual assistance for newcomers. In partnership with Catholic Cross-cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
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Tue Aug 12, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Learn how to volunteer, and how to create work experience, improve your resume and help others while you help yourself....

Icon of the event Library Settle Program Celebration Day
Sat Oct 18, 2014 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Flemingdon Park

Please join us for performances, face painting, henna and a special guest speaker....

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Classes
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Permanent Residents will learn how to prepare for the Citizenship Test by learning about: Canadian history, geography and the government system, rights and responsibilities of Citizens, Canadian symbols and language ability r...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 08
Sat Nov 15
Sat Nov 22
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Flemingdon Park

New to Canada? Looking to get your Canadian Citizenship?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
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6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Free 10 week program at Burrows Hall Library in partnership with CultureLink. For landed immigrants and convention refugees,19yrs and older with LINC level 4 and up. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 18
Thu Sep 25
Thu Oct 02
Thu Oct 09
Thu Oct 16
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 08, 2014 - Tue Dec 16, 2014
Parliament Street

Ongoing classes to practice your English with other newcomers Tuesday afternoons from 1:00-3:00 pm. Topics discussed include culture, food, ecology, and other interesting themes. All adults 18 years of age and older are welco...

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Settlement workers provide individual assistance for newcomers. In partnership with Catholic Cross-cultural Services. *Please note - during July and August there will also be a Settlement Worker in the Branch,Tuesday-Friday d...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Aug 02
Sat Aug 09
Sat Aug 16
Sat Aug 23
Sat Aug 30