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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Free 10 week program at Toronto Reference Library. For landed immigrants and convention refugees, 19 years and older with LINC Level 4 and higher. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Icon of the event Assertiveness Training
Wed Mar 23, 2016 | 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 ...

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Wed Feb 24, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Are you looking for a job in Canada? Learn about new job search strategies. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

Icon of the event Income Tax Information Session (Mandarin)
Sat Mar 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

This session for newcomers and community members will provide information about:...

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

This free 12 week program is run in a small group setting with trained mentors. You will participate in informal discussions of material from the "Discover Canada" booklet, and have the opportunity to improve your spoken Engl...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 01
Tue Mar 08
Tue Mar 15
Tue Mar 22
Tue Mar 29
Icon of the event Income Tax
Wed Feb 10, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn about preparing your income tax return. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Public Library.

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Sat Feb 06, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Join us at Lillian H. Smith branch for a fun afternoon of Chinese New Year festivities to celebrate the Year of the Monkey! There will be a special STORYgami program and puppet show featuring "Monkey and Crocodile," and an ex...

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Free 10 week program at Toronto Reference Library. For landed immigrants and convention refugees, 19 years and older with LINC Level 4 and higher. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 05
Tue Apr 12
Tue Apr 19
Tue Apr 26
Tue May 03
Icon of the event Internationally Educated Accountants
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Information on access to the accounting profession in Ontario. Learn about qualification and experience requirements, advanced standing options for foreign trained accounting professionals, and career opportunities. In partne...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 30
Icon of the event Road to Employment with Houselink
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Are you ready for employment? Are you interested in a career change?...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17