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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Writing a Winning Resume
Wed Aug 27, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn about different types of resumes, and how to write one that will get you that job! Guest speaker F. Aqila Hanseer-Rizvi, Resource and Information Coordinator, Dixon Hall.

Icon of the event Personal Finance
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn how to create a personal budget, understand credit, protect yourself from fraud and manage your personal finances.Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

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 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 Aug 27
Icon of the event Employers' Expectations of Newcomers
Wed Oct 29, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn what Canadian employers want and how to bring value to your new employer. Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

Icon of the event Citizenship Mentoring Circle - Summer Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

A 10-session mentoring program for newcomers covering all the topics in "Discovering Canada" the citizenship book. Funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 29
Tue Aug 05
Tue Aug 12
Tue Aug 19
Tue Aug 26
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 Be Your Own Boss: Ten Steps You Need to Know
Wed Nov 19, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about creating a business plan, attracting customers, implementing your marketing plan. Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

Icon of the event Building a Networking Strategy that Works
Wed Oct 08, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Learn how to set networking goals and identify the right people with whom to network. Tactics for breaking the ice, managing contacts, and using LinkedIn effectively will be discussed. Program takes place in the Beeton Audito...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve communication. Local volunteers sit together with newcomers for a 90 minute discussion on themes such as workplace culture, job searching and current events. You must b...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 31
Mon Aug 04
Thu Aug 07
Mon Aug 11
Thu Aug 14