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Icon of the event English Classes for Mandarin-Speaking Seniors
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Hillcrest

Carefirst Wellness Club offers basic conversation classes in everyday English and information on Canadian culture for Mandarin-speaking seniors. Call 416-502-2323, Ext. 6224, to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 10
Wed Sep 17
Wed Sep 24
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve communication. Local volunteers sit together with newcomers for a 90 minute discussion on themes such as workplace culture, job searching and current events. You must b...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 04
Mon Sep 08
Thu Sep 11
Mon Sep 15
Thu Sep 18
Icon of the event Citizenship Test Preparation Workshops
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
McGregor Park

Need help with the Citizenship Test? We can help. These five workshops will cover all topics of the Discover Canada Guide. Free handouts and practice test packages are also provided. In partnership with Newcomers' Centre, Agi...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 06
Sat Sep 13
Sat Sep 20
Sat Sep 27
Sat Oct 04
Icon of the event Holiday Craft Adult Workshop
Thu Dec 11, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Downsview

Join us in making a unique framed photo art project. Registration required. For information or to register please call Downsview library at 416-395-5720.

Icon of the event Knitters' Drop-In
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

A great place to share your interest in yarn. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, drop in and spend some time with fellow crafters. It's also a great way to practice your English conversation skills. Please bring your own yar...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 08
Mon Sep 15
Mon Sep 22
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 06
Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Thu Sep 25, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 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 Meet a Settlement Worker on Thursdays
Ongoing event running from Thu Jun 05, 2014 - Thu Dec 18, 2014
Cedarbrae

Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912 Ext 324)is providing settlement services to newcomers on Thursdays from 2 to 4 pm. There will be no services in July/August and first two week...

Icon of the event Adult ESL Classes
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 02, 2014 - Fri Dec 19, 2014
Downsview

English as a second language classes are offered at Downsviews library. CLB levels 1-2, and 3-4, co-sponsored with the Toronto District School Board. ESL classes help you improve your English language skills and learn about...

Icon of the event Canadain Citizenship Test Preparation Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Complete the citizenship test preparation in six sessions: Tuesdays, September 23, 30, October 07, 14, 21 & 28 from 5 to 6:30pm at the Teen Zone....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14
Tue Oct 21
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Fri Aug 09, 2013 - Tue Jun 30, 2015
Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...