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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomers with immigration documents, health care, access to education, and free access to Commission of Oath Services. Please contact the branch for further info...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 22
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Icon of the event LSP: Youth Choices Workshop
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

This culturally responsive program encourages youth to make informed and relevant decisions, and to promote positive choices in their lives. We provide language support in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Mon Oct 30
Mon Nov 06
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle for Mandarin Speakers
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

This program is for Mandarin speakers interested in practicing their English conversation skills with others. Learn idioms and common expressions while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Wed Oct 04
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Icon of the event Mango Languages
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learning a new language is not always easy but Toronto Public Library can make learning fun and free with Mango Languages!...

Icon of the event LSP: LSP Celebration Week
Fri Oct 13, 2017 | 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Come and join us for LSP Celebration Week as we celebrate Library Settlement Partnerships! This year's theme is Canada 150. There will be activities and performances relating to Canada's rich heritage. Light refreshments will...

Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join Albion's ESL Reading Circle every Monday and practice your English by reading and conversing with others. Drop in only....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 09
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Icon of the event Introduction to LinkedIn
Thu Oct 12, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn the basics of LinkedIn for networking and job searching. Set up a profile, join groups and follow companies. A working email address is required....

Icon of the event ESL Conversation Circles for Parents & Caregivers
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Practice your English conversation skills with other parents and caregivers in a relaxed environment and build a social network. Each session to focus on different topics and personal stories....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 24
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Practice your English conversation skills with others. Learn idioms and common expressions while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Icon of the event Newcomer Programs at Steeles
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

An information program with The Cross-Cultural Community Services Association for newcomers in Chinese. Call branch for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 18
Wed Nov 15
Wed Dec 20