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Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Services & Hours
Ongoing event running from Wed Jul 02, 2014 - Fri Jul 01, 2016
Parliament Street

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

Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 23
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 25
Wed Dec 23
Icon of the event Tai Chi for Well-Being
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

The art of tai chi originated centuries ago in China and is practiced today in many of different styles. Tai chi focuses on controlled motion and breath, which puts your mind and body into a relaxed but energized state. Tai c...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 13
Tue Oct 20
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Tue Sep 01, 2015 - Thu Dec 31, 2015
Centennial

New to Canada? Need Information on employment, housing, language learning, schools and other topics. Speak to the LSP worker in this Branch....

Icon of the event Everyday English for Seniors
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

This session is designed to create a lively and friendly environment to help seniors learn Everyday English and Canadian Culture....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Thu Oct 08
Thu Oct 15
Icon of the event Safe Driving and Handling Car Accident (Mandarin)
Thu Nov 19, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bridlewood

Learn safe driving tips, winter driving strategies and what to do in a car accident....

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:
Thu Sep 03
Tue Sep 08
Thu Sep 10
Tue Sep 15
Thu Sep 17
Icon of the event Senior Health Series (Mandarin)
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Part of the LSP Monthly Newcomer Seniors' Group (in Mandarin), this series will focus on various topics related to Seniors and their health....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 10
Tue Nov 17
Tue Nov 24
Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
McGregor Park

This interacitve workshop for parents and their 10-14 year olds will help families 1) communicate together 2) find out if their 10-14 year olds are ready to be home alone 3) develop an At Home Alone plan together. In partners...

Icon of the event Canada: My New Home
4:00 pm - 6:00 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:
Wed Sep 02
Mon Sep 07
Wed Sep 09
Mon Sep 14
Wed Sep 16