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Icon of the event LSP: Rights and Responsibilities of Tenants
Wed Apr 25, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Rights and Responsibilities of Tenants will inform participants about the fundamental laws that govern every stage of a landlord and tenant relationship, as well as the responsibilities of both landlords and tenants. Particip...

Icon of the event LSP: Mastering the Job Interview
Wed May 09, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

In the Mastering the Job Interview workshop participants will learn how to tell a story based on their work experience and skills. All the relevant experience from the job posting and your resume, experience and knowledge is...

Icon of the event LSP: Self-Esteem Training
Wed May 23, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Self-Esteem Training session will cover the questions: what is self-esteem? and where does it come from? In addition participants will learn to recognize their strengths and look at what causes high and low self-esteem....

Icon of the event LSP: Overview of Service Canada for Newcomers
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Centennial

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 Job...

Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home- Steps To English Fluency
4:00 pm - 8:00 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 form of discussions, different topics about Canadian life, culture and traditions. Come and join our conversat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 20
Thu Feb 22
Tue Feb 27
Thu Mar 01
Tue Mar 06
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 English Conversation Circle (ECC) - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
9:30 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends and learn about the library. You must be 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or refugee status to join....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 09
Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Spring Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are welcome....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 12
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 10
Thu May 24
Thu Jun 07
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 Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Fri Mar 09
Fri Mar 16
Fri Mar 23
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Free 10 week program at Toronto Reference Library. For landed immigrants and convention refugees, 19 years and older with LINC Level 4 and higher. Small group settings with experienced and trained mentors. Informal discussion...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24
Tue May 01
Tue May 08