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ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 Apr 27
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Fri May 18
Fri May 25
Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-2 English for Daily Life: Reading & Writing
11:30 am - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

In this course, you will improve your English reading and writing skills for common daily activities. In class, you will practise reading comprehension and build your vocabulary with simple news articles, stories, and public ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 05
Thu Jun 07
Tue Jun 12
Thu Jun 14
Tue Jun 19
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:
Fri Jun 01
Mon Jun 04
Wed Jun 06
Fri Jun 08
Mon Jun 11
Icon of the event LSP: Mortgage 101: An info session
Sat May 19, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Part 2 of the Home Buyers workshops. Learn the basics of mortgages, the pre-approval process, and what banks don't usually tell you.

Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas, and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 23
Wed Jun 27
Wed Jul 25
Icon of the event LSP: Understanding Your Credit Score & Report
Sat May 26, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Anyone who has ever applied for a credit card, borrowed money to buy a house, or had any other kind of personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Attend this workshop and learn more about this 3-dig...

Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-3 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:
Wed Apr 25
Fri Apr 27
Mon Apr 30
Wed May 02
Fri May 04
Icon of the event What is the Special Investigations Unit? A Course for Newcomers to Ontario
Mon Jun 04, 2018 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Albion

Did you know that there is a special group that investigates police officers when someone is seriously injured or dies?...

Icon of the event LSP: Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) Information Session
Thu May 24, 2018 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Are you planning to go to University or College? Find out more about applying for financial asistance. Topics covered in this information session will include:...

Icon of the event ESL CLB Level 1-3 English for Daily Life: Reading & Writing
11:30 am - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Goldhawk Park

In this course, you will improve your English reading and writing skills for common daily activities. In class, you will practise reading comprehension and build your vocabulary with simple news articles, stories, and public ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 24
Thu Apr 26
Tue May 01
Thu May 03
Tue May 08