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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Practice your English conversation skills at Bloor/Gladstone branch! Interact with knowledgeable mentors, share experiences, make friends, and learn to speak English with confidence. Drop-ins welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 11
Wed Oct 18
Wed Oct 25
Wed Nov 01
Wed Nov 08
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
Ongoing event running from Wed Aug 09, 2017 - Thu Sep 26, 2019
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...

Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Join Albion's ESL Reading Circle every Monday and practice your English by reading and conversing with others. Drop in only....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 25
Mon Oct 02
Mon Oct 09
Mon Oct 16
Mon Oct 23
Icon of the event Discover Canada: Citizenship Education Circle
6:15 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Learn about Canada and becoming a citizen while improving your English speaking and reading skills. Discover Canada through the study of history, geography, economy and politics. Attend all 10 sessions to assist you in writin...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Learn Canadian government, history and geography through conversations and activities....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
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 Sep 26
Tue Oct 03
Tue Oct 10
Tue Oct 17
Tue Oct 24
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Complete the Canadian Citizenship test preparation in 6 sessions Tuesdays October 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21, 28 from 1:30 to 3 pm. Learn who can apply for citizenship and how? language ability requirement and go through Disc...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 07
Tue Nov 14
Tue Nov 21
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
9:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Settlement workers provide in person, one-on-one assistance to newcomers with immigration documents, health care, access to education, and free access to Commission of Oath Services. Please contact the branch for further info...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 29
Fri Oct 06
Fri Oct 13
Fri Oct 20
Fri Oct 27
Icon of the event ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

(Summer Break Jul 22-Sep 5) Registration starts on Wednesday September 6. ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Before Registrati...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Sep 27
Fri Sep 29
Wed Oct 04
Fri Oct 06
Wed Oct 11
Icon of the event Meet a Settlement Counselor on 2nd and 4th Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call: Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912) provides settlement services to new immigrants on 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 2 pm to 4 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 28
Thu Oct 12
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 23