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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Nov 25
Thu Nov 27
Tue Dec 02
Thu Dec 04
Tue Dec 09
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle (ECC)
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Nov 26
Fri Nov 28
Wed Dec 03
Fri Dec 05
Wed Dec 10
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 Nov 24
Wed Nov 26
Mon Dec 01
Wed Dec 03
Mon Dec 08
Icon of the event English as a Second Language (ESL)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Learn to speak English in a class setting. Participants learn English conversation, grammar and writing as well as Canadian culture. Participants must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. They must brin...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Nov 24
Wed Nov 26
Mon Dec 01
Wed Dec 03
Mon Dec 08
Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 05, 2015 - Tue Mar 31, 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 Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomer families with settlement-related issues. This is a co-sponsored program with Catholic Cross-Cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 08
Thu Jan 15
Thu Jan 22
Thu Jan 29
Thu Feb 05
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 02, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
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 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 06
Thu Jan 08
Tue Jan 13
Thu Jan 15
Tue Jan 20
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 05, 2015 - Tue Mar 31, 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 Canadian Citizenship Preparation Classes
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

Permanent Residents will learn how to prepare for the Citizenship Test by learning about: Canadian history, geography and the government system, rights and responsibilities of Citizens, Canadian symbols and language ability r...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 29
Sat Dec 06