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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Citizenship Education Circle
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join our weekly group for help with your Citizenship Test preparation. Improve your knowledge of reading and speaking English in a supportive environment. Learn about Canadian history and geography. You are welcome to bring y...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 01
Mon Oct 08
Mon Oct 15
Mon Oct 22
Mon Oct 29
Icon of the event The Stories of Us
Fri Sep 28, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Newcomers are encouraged to participate in a unique story collecting workshop. Write about your experiences coming to Canada in your native language and help build an ESL library of journeys written by and for newcomers.

Icon of the event Tax Credits for Newcomers and Emigrants
Fri Sep 28, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

A representative from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will talk about benefits, credits, filing obligations of newcomers and more.

Icon of the event Read To Speak Adult ESL Book Club
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Sanderson

Want to improve your English Reading and Speaking skills? Join our Book Club led by two experienced ESL teachers. Drop In.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 21
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 19
Fri Nov 02
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 Aug 24
Fri Aug 31
Fri Sep 07
Fri Sep 14
Fri Sep 21
Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Learn Canadian government, history and geography through conversations and activities in partnership with North York Community House. Please call 416-395-5980 to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 22
Wed Aug 29
Icon of the event Citizenship Education Circle
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Evelyn Gregory

Join our weekly group for help with your Citizenship Test preparation. Improve your knowledge of reading and speaking English in a supportive environment. Learn about Canadian history and geography. You are welcome to bring y...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 20
Mon Aug 27
Mon Sep 03
Mon Sep 10