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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 Jun 30
Sat Jul 07
Sat Jul 14
Sat Jul 21
Sat Jul 28
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 Jun 26
Wed Jun 27
Thu Jun 28
Tue Jul 03
Wed Jul 04
Icon of the event Newcomer Settlement Services
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call:...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 26
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

If you are a newcomer to Canada and want to enhance your English communication skills, with the guidance of English native speakers. This program is for you and it's free! In partnership with WoodGreen Newcomer Services.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 26
Tue Jul 03
Tue Jul 10
Tue Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
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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 Jul 17
Tue Jul 24
Tue Jul 31
Tue Aug 07
Tue Aug 14
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 19 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 ESL CLB Level 1-2 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 Jun 25
Wed Jun 27
Fri Jun 29
Wed Jul 04
Fri Jul 06
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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 Oct 09
Tue Oct 16
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 Jun 28
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home - Discover Canada
4:00 pm - 6:00 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:
Wed Jun 27
Wed Jul 04
Wed Jul 11
Wed Jul 18
Wed Jul 25