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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English as a Second Language - All Levels
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Wed Sep 09
Fri Sep 11
Tue Sep 15
Wed Sep 16
Icon of the event Community Information Fair
Wed Aug 12, 2015 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Come join us and learn more about various services and resources...

Icon of the event Book a Librarian
Ongoing event running from Fri Jan 02, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
Barbara Frum

Meet one-on-one with a Barbara Frum Branch librarian to help find job search information, create an email account, navigate the library's website, download eBooks to your mobile device, find a good book to read and more ......

Icon of the event New to Canada? Speak to a COSTI  Representative!
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

COSTI Immigrant Services is a community-based multicultural agency which has been serving all immigrant communities and new Canadians for many years. At the library sessions, a COSTI representative will answer your questions ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 28
Fri Sep 25
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event Let's Talk - English Conversation
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

New to Canada? Want to practise your English, have fun and make new friends in a relaxing environment? Join us for a "Let's Talk" session. This is a drop-in session - no registration required. All are welcome, regardless of i...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 07
Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Thu Sep 10
Tue Sep 15
Thu Sep 17
Tue Sep 22
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 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 Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 01, 2015 - Mon Aug 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 English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 02
Wed Sep 09
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home
4:00 pm - 6:00 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:
Wed Sep 02
Mon Sep 07
Wed Sep 09
Mon Sep 14
Wed Sep 16