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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Jul 22
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Icon of the event Citizenship  Mentoring Circle - Summer/Fall Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Citizenship Education Circle (funded through Citizenship and Immigration Canada) is a 10-session mentoring program for newcomers which covers all topics of the book "Discovering Canada"....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 11
Mon Aug 18
Mon Aug 25
Mon Sep 08
Mon Sep 15
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
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 24
Thu Jul 31
Thu Aug 07
Thu Aug 14
Thu Aug 21
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 02, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Eatonville

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

Icon of the event English as a Second Language - All Levels
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 02
Wed Sep 03
Fri Sep 05
Tue Sep 09
Wed Sep 10
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test  Preparation
Tue Aug 19, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Are you working towards becoming a Canadian citizen? Join us as a representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover ...

Icon of the event Information for Newcomers: COSTI
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Are you a newcomer to Canada? COSTI provides assistance in settling into your new community; including information on employment, education, health resources and housing....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 25
Fri Aug 29
Fri Sep 26
Fri Oct 31
Icon of the event ESL Summer Beginner Class
9:00 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Please note: Classes are now FULL....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 22
Wed Jul 23
Thu Jul 24
Fri Jul 25
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 English Conversation Circle
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 two hours to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18