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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Newcomer Youth Club
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Improve your English and meet other teens. The Newcomer Youth Club is open for newcomers and for all teens who would like to meet newcomers. Both groups, the newcomers and the helpers will earn volunteer hours. We will be d...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 02
Fri May 16
Fri May 30
Fri Jun 13
Fri Jun 27
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home - Literature, Art, Culture and Traditions
6:00 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 readings and discussions about Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 21
Mon Apr 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Mon May 19
Icon of the event Discover Canada : Citizenship Educaton Mentoring Circle
Ongoing event running from Tue Feb 18, 2014 - Tue Apr 22, 2014
Lillian H. Smith

Tuesdays on the following dates:...

Icon of the event Meet and Speak
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

Practice and improve your English Conversation skills by meeting weekly to discuss relative topics. Special guest speakers will be invited from time to time.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event Information for Newcomers: COSTI
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Are you a newcomer to Canada? COSTI provides assistance in settling into your new community; including information on employment, education, health resources and housing....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 25
Fri May 30
Fri Jun 27
Icon of the event Canada: My New Home - Literature, Art, Culture and Traditions
6:00 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 readings and discussions about Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 07
Mon Jul 14
Mon Jul 21
Mon Jul 28
Mon Aug 04
Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Spring Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Citizenship Education Circle (funded through Citizenship and Immigration Canada) is a 10-session mentoring program for newcomers which covers all topics of the book "Discovering Canada"....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Apr 28
Mon May 05
Mon May 12
Mon May 26
Mon Jun 02
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 Jul 02
Wed Jul 09
Wed Jul 16
Wed Jul 23
Wed Jul 30
Icon of the event English Conversation Class
Ongoing event running from Tue Oct 01, 2013 - Sat May 31, 2014
Pape/Danforth

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve their communication skills. The English Conversation Circle (ECC) meets every Tuesday from 6:00pm - 7:30pm at the Pape and Danforth Library branch....

Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 02, 2014 - Wed Aug 27, 2014
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...