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Icon of the event Singing Ourselves Home (A Ukulele Workshop)
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join Annie Sun for a Ukulele Workshop featuring songs in Mandarin. Bring your own Ukulele....

Icon of the event Info Session: Newcomer and Refugee Artist Mentorship
Wed Feb 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Interested in applying to Toronto Arts Council?s Newcomer and Refugee Artist Mentorship program? Attend our information session at York Woods Library on February 28th!...

Icon of the event LSP: Free Income Tax clinics at York Woods Library
Ongoing event running from Mon Feb 26, 2018 - Thu Apr 26, 2018
Location: York Woods

Make an appointment for FREE one-on-one help with your tax return....

Icon of the event LSP: Overview of Service Canada with a focus on Newcomers.
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: York Woods

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 Jo...

Icon of the event Family Storytelling Festival
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us for a weekend of afternoon stories for the whole family. Storytellers will share captivating stories from around the world, celebrating our diversity. This festival is funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigra...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 17
Sun Feb 18
Icon of the event LSP: Resume and Cover letter workshop (part 2)
Mon Jan 29, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Are you interested in getting a paid part-time or full-time job but don't think your resume or cover letter is satisfactory. This Resume + Cover Letter-writing workshop can help with:...

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 Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Feb 23
Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Class
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Complete the citizenship preparation test in 10 sessions: every Thursdays: Jan 11, 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15, 22; Mar 1, 8, 22 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
Thu Feb 22
Icon of the event LSP: English Conversation Circle
11:00 am - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Thorncliffe

Improve your English listening and speaking skills. To register, please call Shahida at 647-296-6524....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
Thu Feb 22
Icon of the event LSP: Resume and Cover letter workshop (part 1)
Tue Jan 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Are you interested in getting a paid part-time or full-time job but don't think your resume or cover letter is satisfactory. This Resume + Cover Letter-writing workshop ( Part 2 on Monday January 29th 1-3.30 pm ) can help wi...