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Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Thu Jun 11, 2015 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 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) develp an At Home Alone plan together. A free DVD i...

Icon of the event Kids@Computers Information Session
Fri Jul 24, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Join us to find out about this scholarship program that provides computers to children ages 8-14 from families receiving Social Benefits. The program is offered in partnership with Catholic Crosscultural Services. To register...

Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Make new friends, share ideas and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 24
Wed Jul 22
Wed Aug 26
Icon of the event PR Card Renewal (Mandarin)
Thu Aug 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Information on renewing your Canadian Permanent Resident Card....

Icon of the event Senior Benefits (Mandarin)
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Part of the LSP Monthly Newcomer Seniors' Group (in Mandarin), this sessions will provide information on Old Age Security, senior drug benefit, senior housing, home care and nursing home, and senior recreation....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 15
Thu Jul 23
Icon of the event Ontario Will (Mandarin)
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn about the importance of having a Will in Ontario....

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Practise your conversation skills and learn about the library....

Upcoming Dates:
Sun May 24
Sun May 31
Sun Jun 07
Sun Jun 14
Sun Jun 21
Icon of the event Senior Housing (Mandarin)
Wed Aug 19, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

As part of the LSP Monthly Newcomers Seniors' Group (in Mandarin), information about different housing choices available to seniors. Learn about eligibility and application for subsidized or non-subsidized senior housing....

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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 May 28
Thu Jun 04
Thu Jun 11
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 01, 2014 - Thu Dec 31, 2015

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