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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Let's Draw
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Newcomers to Canada or to English looking to practice language and learn drawing techniques. Every week is a different lesson, all lessons involve using language in some way....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 02
Thu Mar 02
Icon of the event Landing a Career in Accounting
Thu Feb 09, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Agincourt

Are you interested in obtaining a thriving career in Finance or Accounting? Alastair Hobson from the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA) will discuss what it takes for you to become a pro at this information se...

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 Jan 24
Tue Jan 31
Tue Feb 07
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
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 Mar 25
Sat Apr 01
Sat Apr 08
Sat Apr 15
Sat Apr 22
Icon of the event LSP: Canadian Immigration Series: Temporary Residence vs Permanent Residence:
Tue Apr 18, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Whether you are new to Canada or a citizen interested in Canada's immigration policies you are sure to be informed by Immigration Lawyer Cristina Guida's (Green and Spiegel LLP) Canadian immigration overview. Specific issues ...

Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention Workshop
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Learn about the types of Diabetes and ways to prevent it. This program will be delivered in English....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 14
Tue Feb 21
Tue Feb 28
Tue Mar 07
Tue Mar 14
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Looking for an opportunity to improve your English language skills? Volunteers and newcomers meet weekly for one hour to discuss a variety of topics with the help of an experienced group facilitator. Participants develop con...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 02
Tue May 09
Tue May 16
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle for Beginners
4:00 pm - 5:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

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


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 25
Wed Feb 01
Wed Feb 08
Wed Feb 15
Wed Feb 22
Icon of the event Income Tax Information Session
Thu Jan 19, 2017 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Parliament Street

Learn about Canada's personal income tax system, how to file a tax return and get basic tax tips....