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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 How to Apply for Long Term Care Services
Mon Mar 12, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Learn about how to apply for long term care services including the application requirements, an introduction to the different long term care options and how much you will need to pay. In room 2....

Icon of the event Newcomer Seniors Computer Literacy
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Agincourt

Topics covered:...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 26
Mon Mar 05
Mon Mar 12
Icon of the event Tenant Rights for Newcomers
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Agincourt

Come and join us for a session on tenant rights including:...

Icon of the event Chinese New Year - Celebrating the Year of the Dog
Sat Feb 24, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Celebrating the Year of the Dog at Lillian H. Smith Branch!...

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Practice your English conversation skills at Bloor/Gladstone branch! Interact with knowledgeable mentors, share experiences, make friends, and learn to speak English with confidence. For Permanent Residents and Convention Ref...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 14
Wed Mar 21
Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

For newcomers who want to practice English and improve communication. Local volunteers sit together with newcomers for a 90 minute discussion on themes such as workplace culture, job searching and current events. You must b...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 19
Thu Feb 22
Mon Feb 26
Thu Mar 01
Mon Mar 05
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:
Sun Feb 18
Icon of the event Citizenship Test Preparation One-on-One Session
Ongoing event running from Mon Nov 20, 2017 - Tue Nov 20, 2018
Location: Agincourt

- Free online test web links...