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Icon of the event Canada: My New Home
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share in the discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in discussions about Canada. PLease note this...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 06
Wed Apr 08
Mon Apr 13
Wed Apr 15
Mon Apr 20
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home-Steps to English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share, in the form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Tue Apr 07
Thu Apr 09
Tue Apr 14
Thu Apr 16
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 01, 2015 - Tue Jun 30, 2015
Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....

Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 01, 2015 - Tue Jun 30, 2015
Centennial

The After School Newcomer Hub at Centennial Library offers free homework help for students in grades 7-10. We are looking for volunteers who enjoy working with youth and have subject expertise in math, science, English, Frenc...

Icon of the event Chinese New Year Celebration
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm (registration required). F...

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

Want to practice your English? Join us for a Let's Talk session! Thursdays listed below, from 6 - 8 pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 19
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 09
Icon of the event LSP: Becoming A Canadian Citizen- Current Requirements & New Changes (Mandarin)
Thu Jan 29, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Calling all newcomers! Find out the current requirements to become a Canadian citizen....

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for two hours to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop co...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home-Steps to English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share, in the form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Thu Jan 29
Tue Feb 03
Thu Feb 05
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Settlement Services
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to help newcomer families with settlement-related issues in many languages.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24