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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Weekly 2-hour sessions for newcomers to practice listening & speaking English and improve communication skills....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 14
Wed Jan 21
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 04
Wed Feb 11
Icon of the event Free ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
Ongoing event running from Wed Jan 07, 2015 - Fri Jul 17, 2015
Cedarbrae

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 January 7, 2015: please bring 2 pieces of ID to show status in Canada ...

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Lillian H. Smith

This free 12 week program is for landed immigrants (permanent residents) and convention refugees, 19 year and older with LINC level 4 and up. Improve spoken English in small group settings with experienced and trained mentor...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 27
Tue Feb 03
Tue Feb 10
Tue Feb 17
Tue Feb 24
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Fri Aug 09, 2013 - Tue Jun 30, 2015
Cedarbrae

(No services on Dec 2 and Dec 30 - Sorry for the inconvenience)...

Icon of the event Community and Home Care - Mandarin
Tue Mar 24, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Bridlewood

Part of CICS's Monthly Newcomer Seniors' Group....

Icon of the event Services for Newcomers Age 55 & Over on Mondays
Ongoing event running from Mon Jun 16, 2014 - Mon Jun 29, 2015
Cedarbrae

(No services on Dec 22 & 29) Farhana Jogiat, Catholic Crosscultural Services (Ph: 416-266-7200 Ext 201) provides one-on-one settlement services to newcomers age 55 and over on Mondays from 1 to 5pm. She can speak English, Guj...

Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP)
Ongoing event running from Tue Jul 03, 2012 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Bridlewood

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

Icon of the event English Conversation Group For Newcomers Age 55 or Above
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 15, 2014 - Mon Dec 14, 2015
Cedarbrae

(No classes on Dec 22 & 29) If you are a newcomer age 55 or above and interested in improving your English Conversation skills, come and join us on Mondays 2:30 - 3:30pm. Please bring your permanent resident card or conventio...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
Ongoing event running from Wed Oct 08, 2014 - Wed Oct 28, 2015
Parkdale

Join us to practice your English communication skills in a relaxing environment and make new friends. Everyone welcome. No registration required. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm.

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Sat Feb 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lillian H. Smith

Come to the Lillian H. Smith Library to celebrate the Year of the Sheep! Enjoy a Lion Dance, Kung Fu demonstration, Chinese instrumental music, dance performances and face painting for kids at 1pm (registration required). F...