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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 Citizenship Test Preparation One-on-One Session
Ongoing event running from Mon Nov 20, 2017 - Tue Nov 20, 2018
Location: Agincourt

- Free online test web links...

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 Nov 23
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Adult ESL Class: CLB Level 2
11:30 am - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

English as a second language classes address the needs of learners who want to learn, improve or perfect their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Systematic coverage of grammar structures is provided within a co...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Tue Nov 28
Thu Nov 30
Tue Dec 05
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home- Steps To English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Centennial

This Library Settlement program run by the YMCA Newcomer Information Center invites all newcomers to share, in the form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Tue Nov 28
Thu Nov 30
Tue Dec 05
Thu Dec 07
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 Nov 23
Thu Dec 14
Thu Dec 28
Thu Jan 11
Thu Jan 25
Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details. From the TDCSB.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Tue Nov 28
Wed Nov 29
Thu Nov 30
Tue Dec 05
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve communication. Local volunteers sit together with newcomers for a 90 minute discussion on themes such as workplace culture, job searching and current events. You must b...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Mon Nov 27
Thu Nov 30
Mon Dec 04
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Classes
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Complete the Canadian Citizenship test preparation in 9 sessions Thursdays October 19, 26 , November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14 from 1:00 to 3 pm. Learn about the Canadian government, history and geography through conve...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Thu Dec 14