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Icon of the event Immigration - Citizenship:  When Can I Apply?
Wed Nov 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at SCLC, provides the following information: who is eligible for citizenship, how long do you need to be in Canada before you apply, how difficult are citizenship tests and are they requi...

Icon of the event Improve Your English & Discover Canada
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Enjoy activities, quizzes, group conversation and more....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 16
Thu Nov 23
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Practice and improve your English conversation skills and learn more about the library....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Immigration:  Wheel of Fortune!
Wed Nov 29, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at SCLS, provides information on Permanent Residency. Test your immigration knowledge and learn how to protect your legal status in Canada. Topics include "What happens if I am out of Can...

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 Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Silk Flower Making Workshop
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

A craft created in Japan, popular in Taiwan and China. Attend our monthly classes and have flowers all year round....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 27
Fri Nov 24
Fri Dec 22
Icon of the event Canada Learning Bond Information Session
Tue Nov 21, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Flemingdon Park

Did you know that the Government of Canada provides support for families to save for their child's education after high school? If you have a child who was born in 2004 or later, and your net family income is below $45,900, y...

Icon of the event CultureLink Mentorship Program Drop-In
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Learn how the mentorship program can support you in practicing English, learning about citizenship, job search, social and professional network and outdoors activities....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 15
Icon of the event Newcomer Programs at Steeles
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

An information program with The Cross-Cultural Community Services Association for newcomers in Chinese. Call branch for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 22
Wed Dec 27
Icon of the event Immigration:  Who Can I Sponsor
Wed Dec 06, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at SCLS, discusses sponsorship. Topics include: Can I sponsor a family member, a child who is not related to me or a partner if we're not married? Register in person or by phone, 416-3...