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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event After School Newcomer Hub for Teens
Ongoing event running from Mon Sep 15, 2014 - Wed Dec 17, 2014
Sanderson

What are you doing after school? Are you in grades 7-10? Need help with homework? Want to play Wii or Xbox or other games? Tutors are here to help you. Laptops are available for research. Drop in to the After School Newcomer ...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 11
Tue Nov 18
Tue Nov 25
Tue Dec 02
Tue Dec 09
Icon of the event Adult Crafternoon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Gerrard/Ashdale

An afternoon gathering for adult crafters. Learn how to knit, quilt, sew and crochet and create new designs. No experience needed. Create personal and/or community projects in a friendly casual setting. Make friends, enjoy a...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 08
Icon of the event Library Settlement Partnerships (LSP) Services & Hours
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 02, 2012 - Wed Dec 31, 2014
Thorncliffe

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

Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 02
Thu Sep 04
Tue Sep 09
Thu Sep 11
Tue Sep 16
Icon of the event Settlement Services
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to help newcomer families with settlement-related issues in many languages.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 09
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Icon of the event Citizenship  Mentoring Circle - Summer/Fall Session
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Citizenship Education Circle (funded through Citizenship and Immigration Canada) is a 10-session mentoring program for newcomers which covers all topics of the book "Discovering Canada"....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 08
Mon Sep 15
Mon Sep 22
Mon Sep 29
Mon Oct 06
Icon of the event LSP : TOEFL & IELTS
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Thorncliffe

Test of English as a Foreign Laguage and International English Language Testing System. Ongoing free tests preparation sessions by a trained experienced tutor....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 29
Icon of the event English as a Second Language - All Levels
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 04
Wed Nov 05
Fri Nov 07
Tue Nov 11
Wed Nov 12
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Sanderson

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


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 16
Tue Sep 23
Tue Sep 30
Tue Oct 07
Tue Oct 14