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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event LSP: Self-Esteem Training
Wed May 23, 2018 | 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 Introduction to CELPIP - Spring Edition
Sat Mar 24, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

CELPIP is an English proficiency exam that the Government of Canada requires would-be permanent residents and citizens to take. This workshop will focus on two skills that are tested in the CELPIP-General and CELPIP-LS tests:...

Icon of the event Meet a Settlement Counselor on 2nd and 4th Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call: Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912) provides settlement services to new immigrants on 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 2 pm to 4 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 22
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 26
Icon of the event LSP: Overview of Service Canada for Newcomers
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Centennial

Service Canada Newcomer presentation provides information on your Social Insurance Number, Financial Support Programs such as Canada Child Benefit, Employment insurance, Canada Pension Plan and Old Age Security along with Job...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us to practice your English communication skills in a relaxing environment, while making new friends....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08
Icon of the event ESL Class (CLB 2-4 Basic English Proficiency)
10:30 am - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

ESL class runs 2 times a week on Wednesdays and Fridays 10:30am - 1:30pm. in partnership with Toronto Catholic District School Board. Before Registration, you may have to take the language assessment test at YMCA Language Ass...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 21
Fri Feb 23
Wed Feb 28
Fri Mar 02
Wed Mar 07
Icon of the event 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 Feb 21
Wed Mar 21
Wed Apr 18
Wed May 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:
Tue Feb 20
Thu Feb 22
Tue Feb 27
Thu Mar 01
Tue Mar 06
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 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...