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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home-Steps to English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share, in the form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Thu Jul 09
Tue Jul 14
Thu Jul 16
Tue Jul 21
Icon of the event Information Session for Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Sep 02, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn about the free evaluation process, qualifications and experience requirements, and advanced standing options.In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Summer Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Tue Jul 28
Tue Aug 04
Icon of the event Assertiveness Training
Wed Sep 30, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What is assertiveness and how can it help you in your personal and professional life? Learn how to communicate effectively and maintain positive relationships. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and ...

Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Mon Jul 06, 2015 - Mon Aug 31, 2015
Centennial

The After School Newcomer Hub at Centennial Library offers free homework help for students in grades 7-10. We are looking for volunteers who enjoy working with youth and have subject expertise in math, science, English, Frenc...

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Fall Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Wed Oct 08, 2014 - Wed Oct 28, 2015
Parkdale

Join us to practice your English communication skills in a relaxing environment and make new friends. Everyone welcome. No registration required. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share in the discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in discussions about Canada. PLease note this...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Mon Jul 13
Wed Jul 15
Mon Jul 20
Wed Jul 22
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....

Icon of the event IELTS Masterclass
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Whether you are new to IELTS, or have sat the test before, the IELTS Masterclass is a useful addition to your preparation activities. You will learn practical tips on how best to enhance your English, and gain insights into c...