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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us to practice your English communication skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Icon of the event Let's Talk 2 - Advanced English Conversation Circles
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly at the Library for one hour to discuss a variety of topics. Drop in, no registration required. Please join us!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 26
Wed Aug 02
Wed Aug 09
Wed Aug 16
Wed Aug 23
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomers with immigration documents, health care, access to education, and free access to Commission of Oath Services. Please contact the branch for further info...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 21
Fri Jul 28
Fri Aug 04
Fri Aug 11
Fri Aug 18
Icon of the event LSP: Citizenship Test Preparation Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Need help preparing and studying for the Canadian Citizenship Test? Complete the free citizenship test preparation program in 8 classes ....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Sep 23
Sat Sep 30
Sat Oct 07
Sat Oct 14
Sat Oct 21
Icon of the event iPad for Seniors (MANDARIN)
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

A monthly program for Mandarin-speaking older adults interested in learning how to use iPad tablets. Learn about how the tablet works and about library resources you can access with your iPad....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 07
Thu Oct 05
Thu Nov 02
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle (Intermediate and Advanced Levels)
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Practice your conversation skills while making some new friends along the way. This group is geared towards those people with an English Literacy Level of 3 and up....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 25
Tue Aug 01
Tue Aug 08
Tue Aug 15
Icon of the event LSP Week 2017
Fri Oct 20, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Parliament Street

Find out more about Canada's history as a part of this year's LSP Week! More details to follow....

Icon of the event Computer Classes in Russian
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn computer basics in Russian to search the internet, create an email account, navigate the library's website, and download eBooks onto your device and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 29
Icon of the event ESL Reading and Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Looking to improve your English conversation skills? Join us on the first and third Tuesday of the month for our ESL Conversation and Reading Circle, where we will be reading advanced picture books and practising our listenin...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 05
Tue Sep 19
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 17
Tue Nov 07
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle for Beginners
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

Practice your conversations skills while making some new friends along the way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 03
Thu Aug 10
Thu Aug 17
Thu Aug 24