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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Free ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
Ongoing event running from Wed Sep 03, 2014 - Fri Dec 19, 2014

Free ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Registration on September 3, 2014: please bring 2 pieces of ID to show status in Canad...

Icon of the event Summer Settlement Services For Newcomers
9:00 am - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Meet or call Selvi Thiruchelvam, SEPT worker (Ph: 647-296-0247)on Wednesdays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 7th (except July 28 - August 1). Selvi provides settlement information and referral services for all ages.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 23
Thu Jul 24
Wed Aug 06
Thu Aug 07
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Practice your English by reading with others from great books and sharing your ideas about them. No registration required.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 31
Fri Nov 14
Icon of the event How to Land Your Ideal Job
Wed Jul 30, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Learn about recent trends in the labour market and how to market yourself. Not getting interviews? Find out what you're missing in your job search....

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Thu Jan 02, 2014 - Wed Dec 31, 2014

New to Canada? Need information on employment, housing, language learning, schools & other topics? Speak to the LSP Worker in this library branch....

Icon of the event Self-Employment Workshop
Thu Jul 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Find out in this presentation how to start your own business and market your product/service. Also, find free resources to kickstart your business!...

Icon of the event Summer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 02, 2014 - Fri Aug 08, 2014
Barbara Frum

New to the community? Meet with our settlement workers to find out about local settlement, education and employment resources. This program is cosponsored with North York Community House (NYCH)....

Icon of the event Bright Day-Free Beginner English Classes
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 14, 2014 - Tue Dec 16, 2014
Black Creek

A drop-in program teaching basic English to newcomers....

Icon of the event Information Session for Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Jul 23, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Are you an internationally educated accountant? What do you need to know to help you find work in Canada? Guest speaker Alastair Hobson of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada.

Icon of the event Assertiveness Training
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Find out what assertiveness is and how it can help you in your personal and professional life, communicate effectively and maintain positive relationships. Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.