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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Friday Afternoon English Conversation Circle
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join us in our Periodical Lounge 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 welco...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 16
Fri Mar 23
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:
Fri Feb 23
Mon Feb 26
Wed Feb 28
Fri Mar 02
Mon Mar 05
Icon of the event Chinese New Year - Celebrating the Year of the Dog
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Celebrating the Year of the Dog at Lillian H. Smith Branch!...

Icon of the event Sewing for Change
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Parkdale

Learning to use a sewing machine, meet others in your community and practice your English skills. For women age 13 and older. Priority spaces for newcomer women. Childcare will be provided. In partnership with Greenest Cit...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Icon of the event Saturday Afternoon English Conversation for Immigrants and Newcomers to Canada
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Do you want to improve your English speaking skills in a lively and meaningful way? Come to the English Conversation sessions at Brentwood Library! Interact with our knowledgeable teachers and with adult learners at all level...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event Tenant Rights for Newcomers
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Agincourt

Come and join us for a session on tenant rights including:...

Icon of the event Saturday Morning English Conversation for Immigrants and Newcomers to Canada
11:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Do you want to improve your English speaking skills in a lively and meaningful way? Come to the English Conversation sessions at Brentwood Library! Interact with our knowledgeable teachers and with adult learners at all level...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
2:00 pm - 3:30 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. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 24
Sat Mar 03
Sat Mar 10
Sat Mar 17
Sat Mar 24
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:
Mon Feb 26
Thu Mar 01
Mon Mar 05
Thu Mar 08
Mon Mar 12