ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event LSP: Can your resume beat the machine?
Wed Feb 06, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Learn the tips and techniques for creating targeted resumes and cover letters that will really grab employers' attention. Find out about applicant tracking systems and what employers are looking for on your resume.

Icon of the event LSP: Self-Esteem Training
Wed Jan 23, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Self-Esteem Training session will cover the questions: what is self-esteem? and where does it come from? In addition participants will learn to recognize their strengths and look at what causes high and low self-esteem.

Icon of the event Russian Music and Poetry Nights
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us in the beautiful Barbara Frum Library for our monthly Russian Poetry and Music Salons, hosted by local poets and musicians.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 16
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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 Jan 15
Tue Jan 22
Tue Jan 29
Tue Feb 05
Tue Feb 12
Icon of the event Computer Classes (in Russian)
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

The Barbara Frum Branch provides basic computer training on various topics of interest in Russian Language. For more information and registration please call 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 12
Thu Jan 24
Sat Jan 26
Thu Feb 07
Sat Feb 09
Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Winter Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are invited to learn basic English vocabulary for daily living and working, while improving their listening and conversation skills. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 10
Thu Jan 24
Thu Feb 07
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Practise your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 09
Wed Jan 16
Wed Jan 23
Wed Jan 30
Wed Feb 06
Icon of the event LSP: Creating Highlights in a Resume
Wed Jan 09, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

When employers first look at a resume they want to see the relevant work experience and industry knowledge at the top of your resume. This workshop will teach you how to write the best sentences in the highlights section of y...

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:
Tue Jan 08
Wed Jan 09
Thu Jan 10
Tue Jan 15
Wed Jan 16
Icon of the event Acing the Interview
Tue Dec 04, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Jane/Sheppard

Presented in partnership with Skills for Change. ...