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Icon of the event How to Ace Job Interviews
Wed Aug 05, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Are you preparing for your next job interview? Do you want to know how to ask and answer those tough interview questions? Join a fun, interactive workshop with role-playing and practice, to help you with your interview skills...

Icon of the event Let's Talk - English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Practice your English, learn more about Toronto & Canada, make new friends in a relaxing environment and have fun! This is a drop-in session - no registration is required. All are welcome!


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Thu Nov 26
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 Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Sep 18, 2014 - Wed Sep 30, 2015
Lillian H. Smith

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

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 New Job Search Strategies
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn new strategies to maximize your job search potential and uncover the hidden job market. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA, and Toronto Public Library.

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...

Icon of the event Discover Canada - Citizenship Education Mentoring Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Free 12 week program in small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion on material from "Discover Canada" Booklet....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 04
Tue Aug 11
Tue Aug 18
Tue Aug 25
Tue Sep 01
Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Report & Credit Score
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a car or a house or any other personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about how this 3-dig...

Icon of the event Self Esteem
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What is self-esteem and where does it come from? Look at what causes high and low self-esteem, and learn to recognize your strengths. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.