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Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover Canada study guide. You must bring your Permanent Resident card....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Icon of the event Ontario Student Assistance Program (O.S.A.P) Information Session
Thu May 28, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Learn about eligibility and application process, loan amount, repayment and other financial assistance and student awards....

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 May 05
Thu May 07
Tue May 12
Thu May 14
Tue May 19
Icon of the event Soft Skills
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

Soft skills play a vital role for professional success; they help you excel in the workplace and stand out in a group of job seekers!...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 09
Sat May 16
Sat May 23
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 May 04
Wed May 06
Mon May 11
Wed May 13
Mon May 18
Icon of the event Power Of Attorney - Mandarin Workshop
Wed Jun 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

By making powers of attorney, people can plan ahead and be confident that their plans will be carried out. In this workshop, newcomers and community members can learn more about:...

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 May 09
Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 01, 2015 - Tue Jun 30, 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 English Conversation Circle (ECC) - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
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 May 06
Wed May 13
Wed May 20
Wed May 27
Wed Jun 03
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us on Tuesdays to practice your English conversation skills. Improve your English speaking, listening and comprehension skills. For more detailed information and registration, please contact LSP worker Christine Valmes a...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26
Tue Jun 02