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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Jun 08
Thu Jun 22
Thu Jul 13
Thu Jul 27
Thu Aug 10
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

ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Before Registration, you may have to take the language assessment test at YMCA Language Ass...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 31
Fri Jun 02
Wed Jun 07
Fri Jun 09
Wed Jun 14
Icon of the event Immigration: Two Immigration Traps for a Permanent Resident
Mon May 29, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Brabra Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at Scarborough Community Legal Services provides information and answers questions on the two immigration traps you should know about (especially if you are a Permanent Resident)....

Icon of the event Immigration: Consequences of Interactions with the Police
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Barbara Leiterman, Immigration Lawyer at Scarborough Community Legal Services provides information and answers questions on the immigration consequences of interactions with the police....

Icon of the event Language Assessment for ESL or  FSL Training
Fri Jun 16, 2017 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Mimico Centennial

Immigrants require language assessment in English or French in order to participate in government-funded language programs. The Mimico Centennial Branch is hosting language assessment with a certified language assessor from t...

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 Jun 02
Fri Jun 09
Fri Jun 16
Fri Jun 23
Fri Jun 30
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 May 30
Icon of the event ESL Reading Circle
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Practice your English by reading and conversing with others. Drop in only.


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 12
Mon Jun 19
Mon Jun 26
Mon Jul 03
Mon Jul 10
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
10:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

This program is for Permanent Residents. Topics will include: Who can apply for citizenship and how? Canadian history, geography and the government system, rights and responsibilities of citizens and more.* Thursday May 18t...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jun 03
Sat Jun 10
Icon of the event Citizenship Test Preparation Workshop
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Need help preparing and studying for the Canadian Citizenship Test?...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 29
Mon Jun 05