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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 09
Thu Apr 23
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 Jan 07
Wed Jan 14
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
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
Icon of the event Tamil Networking and Support Group
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
York Woods

Join us on Monday evenings and meet members of the community. Share your thoughts and experiences and get information from the Library Settlement Partnerships worker Dilani Kronemberg. To register contact Dilani at 647-296-73...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 05
Mon Jan 12
Mon Jan 19
Mon Jan 26
Mon Feb 02
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 Help for Job Seekers (Morning series)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

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


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 23
Sat Feb 07
Fri Mar 27
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 Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22
Icon of the event LSP: Discover Canada - Citizenship Education Mentoring Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

This free 12 week program is for landed immigrants (permanent residents) and convention refugees, 19 year and older with LINC level 4 and up. Improve spoken English in small group settings with experienced and trained mentor...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
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:
Thu Apr 02
Tue Apr 07
Thu Apr 09
Tue Apr 14
Thu Apr 16