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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 Apr 06
Wed Apr 13
Wed Apr 20
Wed Apr 27
Wed May 04
Icon of the event Tamil Networking and Support Group
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us for Tamil Networking and Support Group, every Monday from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Call the branch for more details 416-395-5980.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 15
Mon Feb 22
Mon Feb 29
Mon Mar 07
Mon Mar 14
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 Feb 09
Thu Feb 11
Tue Feb 16
Thu Feb 18
Tue Feb 23
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Need to practise your English language skills? Join us every Tuesday for English Conversation Skills from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Adults only.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Mandarin Support Group for Seniors
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join our Mandarin Support Group for Seniors, every Wednesday from 10:00am-11:30am. Call the branch for more details, 416-395-5980.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Feb 24
Wed Mar 02
Wed Mar 09
Icon of the event New To Canada? Speak to a COSTI Representative!
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

COSTI Immigrant Services is a community-based, multicultural agency which has been serving all immigrant communities and new Canadians for many years. At the library sessions, a COSTI representative will answer your questions...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 26
Fri Mar 25
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 Apr 05
Thu Apr 07
Tue Apr 12
Thu Apr 14
Tue Apr 19
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Information Part One: The Citizenship Application Process
Mon Apr 11, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Learn about the Canadian citizenship application process. Find out the latest information about eligibility (age, residency requirements, proof of language ability, etc.), completing and submitting the forms, fees, applicatio...

Icon of the event New to Canada? Speak to a COSTI Representative!
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

COSTI Immigrant Services is a community-based, multicultural agency which has been serving all immigrant communities and new Canadians for many years. At the library sessions, a COSTI representative will answer your questions...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 29
Fri May 27
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

This English conversation group is friendly, supportive and stimulating! What better way to improve your English speaking skills? Tuesdays from 1:30-3 p.m. Presented in partnership with WoodGreen Newcomer Services. For more i...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08