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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomers with immigration documents, health care, access to education, and free access to Commission of Oath Services. Please contact the branch for further info...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 03
Fri Nov 10
Icon of the event LSP: French Conversation Circle
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Experience the joy of learning to speak French in a relaxing & friendly environment....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 14
Icon of the event Russian Music and Poetry Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the beautiful Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 15
Wed Dec 20
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnership (LSP) Day
Sat Oct 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Come and celebrate 150 years of Canada with LSP Day at Fairview Library! Enjoy:...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle (ECC) - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
9:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends and learn about the library. You must be 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 12
Fri Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home - Discover Canada
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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. In partnership wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Wed Nov 15
Wed Nov 22
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Practice your English conversation skills with others. Learn idioms and common expressions while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer. Light refreshments will be provided!...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 16
Thu Nov 23
Icon of the event English as a Second Language (ESL) - All Levels
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Fairview Library (Room 1, Room 3, Room 4)...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 08
Wed Jan 10
Mon Jan 15
Wed Jan 17
Mon Jan 22
Icon of the event LSP Week 2017
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Find out more about Canada's history as a part of this year's LSP Week!...

Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home- Steps To English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: 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 Oct 24
Thu Oct 26
Tue Oct 31
Thu Nov 02
Tue Nov 07