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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Meet a Settlement Counselor on 2nd and 4th Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call: Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912) provides settlement services to new immigrants on 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 2 pm to 4 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 08
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

(No class on Fri Dec 8 and Winter Break Dec 23, 2017- Jan 9, 2018) ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Before Registration, yo...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Dec 15
Wed Dec 20
Fri Dec 22
Wed Jan 10
Fri Jan 12
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Wed Aug 09, 2017 - Thu Sep 26, 2019
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...

Icon of the event LSP: Networking for Jobs
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Attendees at this workshop will join our guest speaker Golam Ahmed from RBC to learn to set networking goals and identify the right people with whom to network. Tactics for breaking the ice, managing contacts and using Linked...

Icon of the event LSP: Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Internationally educated management and accounting professionals are invited to an information session on access to the accounting profession in Ontario. Presented by Alastair Hobson, Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)....

Icon of the event LSP: Removing the
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Human rights Code in an Ontario law that gives everyone equal rights and opportunities for jobs. Some employers ask people applying for jobs if they have ?Canadian Experience?. That can make it much harder for the people...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Practice and improve your English conversation skills and learn more about the library and the resources that are offered....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 19
Tue Dec 26
Tue Jan 02
Tue Jan 09
Tue Jan 16
Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Spring Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 05
Thu Apr 12
Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Classes
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Complete the Canadian Citizenship test preparation in 9 sessions Thursdays October 19, 26 , November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14 from 1:00 to 3 pm. Learn about the Canadian government, history and geography through conve...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Dec 14