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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 3-4: English for Work and Daily Life
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

In this course, you will improve your English for daily activities such as shopping, taking transit, banking, interacting with health care providers, having social conversations, getting government and community services, com...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Wed Feb 28
Mon Mar 05
Wed Mar 07
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 Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
Icon of the event Newcomer Seniors Computer Literacy
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Topics covered:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-3 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:
Mon Feb 26
Wed Feb 28
Fri Mar 02
Mon Mar 05
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home - Discover Canada
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 discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in discussions about Canada. In partnership wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Mon Mar 19
Mon Mar 26
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Do you want to improve your English language speaking skills? Come and practice with a friendly group. Free for adults 18 and over. Every Tuesday from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. No registration required.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Spadina Road

New to Canada? Come join this free program! Practice and improve your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free 10 week program at Toronto Reference Library. For landed immigrants and convention refugees, 19 years and older with LINC Level 4 and higher. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-3 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:
Tue Feb 27
Thu Mar 01
Tue Mar 06
Thu Mar 08
Tue Mar 20
Icon of the event LSP: IELTS -- International English Language Testing System
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

This series of classes will help you prepare for the 4 components of the test and teach you skills how to master your required score.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27