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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event LSP: Citizenship Test Preparation One-on-One Session
Ongoing event running from Mon Nov 20, 2017 - Mon Dec 31, 2018
Location: Agincourt

- Free online test web links...

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 about Canada and becoming a Canadian citizen.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
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 Jul 19
Mon Jul 23
Thu Jul 26
Mon Jul 30
Thu Aug 02
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 Jul 19
Icon of the event Citizenship Test Preparation Workshop
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Practice your English conversation skills with others! Learn idioms and common expressions. Light refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
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 Jul 19
Tue Jul 24
Thu Jul 26
Tue Jul 31
Thu Aug 02
Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-2 English for Daily Life: Reading & Writing
11:30 am - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

In this course, you will improve your English reading and writing skills for common daily activities. In class, you will practise reading comprehension and build your vocabulary with simple news articles, stories, and public ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 19
Icon of the event Settlement Services for Newcomers
10:00 am - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Burrows Hall

Settlement workers provide individual assistance for newcomers. In partnership with Catholic Cross-cultural Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 20
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 17
Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-2 English for Daily Life: Listening & Speaking
11:30 am - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

In this course, you will improve your English speaking and listening skills for common daily activities such as banking, shopping, taking transit, interacting with health care providers and meeting others. In class, you will ...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 20