ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Practice your English conversation skills with others! Learn idioms and common expressions. Light refreshments will be provided.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 20
Thu Sep 27
Thu Oct 04
Thu Oct 11
Thu Oct 18
Icon of the event Computer Classes in Russian
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn computer basics in Russian to search the internet, create an email account, navigate the library's website, and download eBooks onto your device and more. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 20
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:
Thu Sep 20
Tue Sep 25
Wed Sep 26
Thu Sep 27
Tue Oct 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 Sep 21
Fri Sep 28
Fri Oct 05
Fri Oct 12
Fri Oct 19
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 Word Basics 3: More Formatting Tips and Tricks.
Fri Oct 26, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: York Woods

Building on Word Basics Part II, this class will cover advanced formatting skills in Microsoft Word. Learn to add page numbers, use headers & footers, work with margins, tabs, indents and more. ...

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 Nov 13
Wed Nov 14
Thu Nov 15
Tue Nov 20
Wed Nov 21
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