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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:
Tue Aug 05
Mon Aug 11
Mon Aug 18
Mon Aug 25
Tue Sep 02
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 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 Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Fri Aug 09, 2013 - Tue Jun 30, 2015
Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...

Icon of the event Newcomer Scholarship: Writing Skills Workshop
Thu Aug 07, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Downsview

Are you a newcomer youth planning on going to college or university? Do you already attend college/university but still need money to support your education?...

Icon of the event Summer Settlement Services For Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Meet or call Selvi Thiruchelvam, SEPT worker (Ph: 647-296-0247)on Wednesdays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 7th (except July 28 - August 1). Selvi provides settlement information and referral services for all ages.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 06
Thu Aug 07
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:
Mon Aug 04
Thu Aug 07
Mon Aug 11
Thu Aug 14
Mon Aug 18
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships: Canadian Food Heritage
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Richview

Join us when staff from Montgomery?s Inn discuss Canadian food heritage. Issues of nutrition, seasonality, and local food production are explored through the lens of Victorian Toronto....

Icon of the event Services for Newcomers Age 55 & Over on Mondays
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 16, 2014 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Cedarbrae

Farhana Jogiat, Catholic Crosscultural Services (Ph: 416-266-7200 Ext 201) provides one-on-one settlement services to newcomers age 55 and over on Mondays from 1 to 5pm. She can speak English, Gujarati, Urdu and Hindi and hel...