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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Let's Talk - English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

Practice your English, learn more about Toronto & Canada, make new friends in a relaxing environment and have fun! This is a drop-in session - no registration is required. All are welcome!

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 05
Thu Nov 12
Thu Nov 19
Thu Nov 26
Icon of the event Understanding Express Entry
Mon Sep 14, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Woodside Square

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has a new system for economic classes called "Express Entry". Under the new system, the applicants under the following programs will be affected: Federal Skilled Workers Program, Cana...

Icon of the event Are you an internationally educated health professional?
Tue Sep 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
North York Central Library

Come and learn what the Access Centre for Internationally Educated Health Professionals has to offer and how it can help you find your route to professional practice. Attend this information session to find out about the supp...

Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Report & Credit Score
Sat Nov 14, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a car or a house or any other personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about how this 3-dig...

Icon of the event New Job Search Strategies
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn new strategies to maximize your job search potential and uncover the hidden job market. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA, and Toronto Public 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 Aug 05
Wed Aug 12
Wed Aug 19
Wed Aug 26
Icon of the event Be Your Own Boss
Wed Nov 18, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, and implementing your marketing plan. In partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada, YMCA and Toronto Pub...

Icon of the event LSP: Family Law-Divorce/Separation
Tue Aug 18, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Find out the next steps in divorce/separation, child custody/alimony and property division. This session is in Mandarin....

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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
Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Mon Jul 06, 2015 - Mon Aug 31, 2015

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...