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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pleasant View

All are welcome!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 30
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Fri Aug 09, 2013 - Tue Jun 27, 2017
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...

Icon of the event Welcoming the World, Transforming a City
Mon Nov 14, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join Graeme Stewart from Tower Renewal Project and ERA Architects and Senator Ratna Omidvar, as they discuss Toronto's role in welcoming newcomers to Canada.

Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Complete in 6 sessions. Include: who can apply and how? Canadian history, geography and government system; rights and responsibilities as a citizen; Canadian justice system, Canadian symbol; language ability requirement; prac...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 06
Tue Sep 13
Tue Sep 20
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 04
Icon of the event Repair Cafe - Don't Throw it away - Fix it!
Sat Sep 24, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Bring your small appliances and furniture, computers and other electronics, clothes, jewellery, books! We have volunteer fixers who will help you fix and repair! Drop in and first come first serve. Registration closes at 3:...

Icon of the event Arabic Storytime
Wed Aug 31, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Come join us for a very special bilingual storytime in Arabic and English and watch our "Little Red Riding Hood" puppet show. Enjoy lots of stories and tales, and learn about newcomer programs at the library! Everyone is we...

Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pleasant View

All are welcome!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 27
Tue Oct 25
Tue Nov 29
Icon of the event Picturing the City
Sat Nov 05, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Parkdale

Photographers Dwayne Sybbliss and Yasin "Yescene" Osman, along with members of She Move Group reflect on their experiences documenting today's Toronto....

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Join us to practice your English communication skills in a relaxing environment and make new friends. Everyone welcome. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 31
Wed Sep 07
Wed Sep 14
Wed Sep 21
Wed Sep 28
Icon of the event ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Summer Break: July 23 - September 6, 2016....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 07
Fri Sep 09
Wed Sep 14
Fri Sep 16
Wed Sep 21