ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event Computer Classes (in Russian)
10:00 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

The Barbara Frum Branch provides basic computer training on various topics of interest in Russian Language. For more information and registration please call 416-395-5440.


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Jan 12
Thu Jan 24
Sat Jan 26
Thu Feb 07
Sat Feb 09
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 LSP: English Conversation Circle - PROGRAM IS FULL
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

This program is now full and is closed for registration.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 23
Tue Oct 30
Tue Nov 06
Icon of the event LSP Buying Your First Home
Sat Oct 20, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Buying a home can be a daunting task for many first-time buyers. Come and learn the ins and outs of the process, and have a chance to review some of the contracts you'll be required to sign. ...

Icon of the event Russian Language Collections Consultation
Wed Oct 24, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Tell us what we can do to make sure our Russian books, CDs,...

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 Oct 24
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14
Wed Nov 21
Icon of the event LSP Mortgages 101
Sat Oct 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

An information session for those who are looking ... or already have one!...

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 Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
Fri Nov 23
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 Oct 25
Thu Nov 01
Icon of the event Tagalog Language Collections Consultation
Thu Oct 25, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Tell us what we can do to make sure our Tagalog books, CDs, DVDs, magazines and eResources are meeting your needs. Tell us what you want to see in the Tagalog collections at the Library.