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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Oct 31
Fri Nov 28
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 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 Jan 06
Tue Jan 13
Tue Jan 20
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation
Tue Feb 10, 2015 | 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 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 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 Oct 30
Icon of the event Discover Canada Citizenship Mentoring Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Review and discover the "Discover Canada" study guide with trained volunteers in a group setting. Sessions are consecutive in nature. Provided by CultureLink....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
Mon Feb 09
Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 06
Thu Jan 08
Tue Jan 13
Thu Jan 15
Tue Jan 20
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

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 Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 07
Wed Jan 14
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
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 29
Wed Nov 05