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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Jan 03
Sat Jan 10
Sat Jan 17
Sat Jan 24
Sat Jan 31
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...

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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 Oct 23
Thu Oct 30
Icon of the event Citizenship Classes
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 Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Services & Hours
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 02, 2014 - Wed Sep 30, 2015
Parliament Street

New to Canada? Need information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics? Speak to the LSP Worker in this library....

Icon of the event LSP: Discover Canada Citizenship Classes
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Improve your knowledge about Canada and Canadian citizenship in a small group setting. A detailed study of "Discover Canada" chapter by chapter. Paticipants must attend all 6 sessions....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29
Wed Nov 05
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Serices
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
McGregor Park

Are you new to Canada? Do you need help with employment, housing, schools, language learning, etc? Visit our branch on Tuesdays 2-5 pm or contact Jamillah Mananghaya at 416-292-6912 or mjamillah@agincourtcommunityservices.com...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Tue Nov 04
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Thu Nov 13, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McGregor Park

This interacitve workshop for parents and their 10-14 year olds will help families 1) communicate together 2) find out if their 10-14 year olds are ready to be home alone 3) develop an At Home Alone plan together. A free DVD ...

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
Sat Nov 29
Sat Dec 06
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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 Jan 15
Thu Jan 22
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Thu Feb 12