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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Sep 18, 2014 - Wed Sep 30, 2015
Lillian H. Smith

New to Canada? Need information on employment, housing, language learning, schools & other topics? Talk to the Settlement Worker in this library....

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 Sep 25
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 27
Icon of the event Discover Canada - Citizenship Education Mentoring Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Free 12 week program in small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion on material from "Discover Canada" Booklet....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 08
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Prepartion
Tue Dec 15, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

A representative from the Toronto District School Board discusses the citizenship application process and answers your questions. This talk includes a half-hour session on preparing for the citizenship test. YOU MUST BRING YO...

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 22, 2015 - Wed Dec 30, 2015
Fairview

New to Canada? Need information on housing, employment, schools, language learning & other topics? Speak to the Settlement Worker in this library....

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 09
Wed Sep 16
Wed Sep 23
Wed Sep 30
Wed Oct 07
Icon of the event Chinese Family Services of Ontario
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Chinese Family Services of Ontario (CFSO) is a non-profit, accredited professional counselling, family services and settlement agency. CFSO provides a wide range of services such as individual/marital/family counselling, sett...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 22
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 22
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:
Mon Sep 07
Wed Sep 09
Mon Sep 14
Wed Sep 16
Mon Sep 21
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 Nov 03
Wed Nov 04
Fri Nov 06
Tue Nov 10
Wed Nov 11
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:
Thu Oct 15
Tue Oct 27
Thu Nov 19
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 08