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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Meet and Speak
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Centennial

Practice and improve your English Conversation skills by meeting weekly to discuss relative topics. Special guest speakers will be invited from time to time.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 06
Mon Oct 13
Mon Oct 20
Mon Oct 27
Mon Nov 03
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
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6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Burrows Hall

Free 10 week program at Burrows Hall Library in partnership with CultureLink. For landed immigrants and convention refugees,19yrs and older with LINC level 4 and up. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 15
Thu Jan 22
Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub - Volunteer Opportunity
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 02, 2014 - Wed Dec 17, 2014
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 Discover Canada Citizenship Classes
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Improve your knowledge about Canada and Canadian citizenship in a small group setting. A detailed study of "Discover Canada" chapter by chapter. Paticipants must attend all 6 sessions. For more information or to register, ple...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 01
Wed Oct 08
Wed Oct 15
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29
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 Citizenship  Mentoring Circle - Summer/Fall Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Citizenship Education Circle (funded through Citizenship and Immigration Canada) is a 10-session mentoring program for newcomers which covers all topics of the book "Discovering Canada"....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 06
Mon Oct 20
Mon Oct 27
Icon of the event Newcomer Programs at Steeles
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Steeles

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 22
Wed Nov 26
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 Sep 30
Thu Oct 02
Tue Oct 07
Thu Oct 09
Tue Oct 14
Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Thu Nov 06
Tue Nov 11
Thu Nov 13
Tue Nov 18