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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Class
Ongoing event running from Tue Oct 01, 2013 - Sat May 31, 2014
Pape/Danforth

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve their communication skills. The English Conversation Circle (ECC) meets every Tuesday from 6:00pm - 7:30pm at the Pape and Danforth Library branch....

Icon of the event Writing the Book of You with Andrew Larsen
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

For children ages 8 to 12....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 26
Sat May 03
Sat May 10
Sat May 17
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 May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Tue May 27
Tue Jun 03
Icon of the event Newcomer Youth Club
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Fairview

Improve your English and meet other teens. The Newcomer Youth Club is open for newcomers and for all teens who would like to meet newcomers. Both groups, the newcomers and the helpers will earn volunteer hours. We will be d...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 02
Fri May 16
Fri May 30
Fri Jun 13
Fri Jun 27
Icon of the event Youth Volunteer Meeting with ESL Students
Ongoing event running from Wed Apr 16, 2014 - Wed May 21, 2014
Pape/Danforth

ESL students are invited to our monthly youth volunteer meetings in April and May. You will meet teen volunteers and join their discussions about teen collections and programs in the library. Snacks and board games are availa...

Icon of the event Celebrating Italian Heritage Month -
Thu Jun 19, 2014 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Downsview

Hybrid identities that result from the merging of multiple cultures are becoming the norm in many contemporary pluralistic societies....

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 Apr 22
Tue Apr 29
Icon of the event Bright Day-Free Beginner English Classes
Ongoing event running from Tue Jan 14, 2014 - Tue Dec 16, 2014
Black Creek

A drop-in program teaching basic English to newcomers....

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 Apr 29
Tue May 06
Tue May 13
Tue May 20
Tue May 27
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This program is for Permanent Residents only. Participants must bring their Permanent Resident Card. In these 5 sessions, you will learn: Who can apply for citizenship and how?, Canadian history, geography and government sys...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 14
Sat Jun 21
Sat Jun 28
Sat Jul 05
Sat Jul 12