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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eatonville

Join our English Conversation Circle run by experienced volunteer mentors. Participants must be permanent residents, government or privately sponsored refugees, and must be 18 years of age or older. To register, please call E...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Thu Aug 23
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 26
Thu Aug 02
Thu Aug 09
Thu Aug 16
Thu Aug 23
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 27
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 17
Fri Aug 24
Icon of the event Friday Afternoon English Conversation Circle
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us to practice and improve your English conversation skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends and learning what the library has to offer. No registration required. All are welcome to attend regardless o...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 03
Fri Aug 10
Fri Aug 17
Fri Aug 24
Icon of the event LSP: TOEFL & IELTS - Saturday Series
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

These series of classes will help you prepare for the 4 components of the test and teach you skills that will help you to achieve your required score.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jul 28
Sat Aug 11
Sat Aug 18
Sat Aug 25
Sat Sep 01
Icon of the event SNAP: Supporting Newcomer Access Project
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parliament Street

Dating & Relationships?...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 31
Sat Aug 11
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Join us to practise speaking English in a comfortable & friendly environment.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14
Tue Aug 21
Tue Aug 28
Icon of the event Shakespeare for ESL students
Wed Aug 01, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Actor-educators will use Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to build confidence in speaking aloud by connecting participants to the rhythm and images in the text. This is a fun, participatory workshop that will help overcome the...

Icon of the event LSP: Starting your business in Canada
Wed Aug 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Have you thought about starting your own business? Learn about evaluating your business idea, creating a business plan, business registration & regulation in Canada, costs involved in starting a business, attracting customers...

Icon of the event CANCELED - Newcomer Programs at Steeles
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

An information program with The Cross-Cultural Community Services Association for newcomers in Chinese. Call branch for details.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 15