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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 Jan 06
Thu Jan 08
Tue Jan 13
Thu Jan 15
Tue Jan 20
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 Jan 05
Wed Jan 07
Mon Jan 12
Wed Jan 14
Mon Jan 19
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 Citizenship Mentoring - Winter Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, CultureLink and Toronto Public Library.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 13
Tue Jan 20
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Icon of the event Newcomer Youth Club
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

A great volunteering opportunity for newcomer youth and for other youth who enjoy giving support to their fellow teens while earning volunteer hours. The club meets twice a month. Activities include book discussions, reading...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 26
Thu Mar 12
Thu Mar 26
Thu Apr 16
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 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 Apr 11
Icon of the event Tamil Networking and Supprort Group
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us on Monday evenings. Meet people from the community and share your thoughts and experiences. Get support and information from the Library Settlement Partnerships worker, Dilani Kronemberg. To...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 22
Mon Dec 29
Icon of the event Chinese New Year
Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm (registration required). F...

Icon of the event Help for Job Seekers  (Afternoon series)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Having difficulty navigating your way through the Job Search Maze? Looking for online solutions?...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 21
Wed Feb 04
Tue Mar 24