ESL & Newcomer Programs

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 17
Wed Oct 24
Wed Oct 31
Wed Nov 07
Wed Nov 14
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 19
Fri Oct 26
Fri Nov 02
Fri Nov 09
Fri Nov 16
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 16
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 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 Oct 15
Thu Oct 18
Mon Oct 22
Thu Oct 25
Mon Oct 29
Icon of the event LSP: LSP 10th Anniversary Event
Thu Oct 18, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Bridlewood

Featuring a presentation by Citizenship Judge from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

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 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 Oct 24
Wed Nov 28
Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Score & Report
Sat Nov 03, 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 a car, or has had any other kind of personal loan will have a credit report on file with a credit bureau. Join us for this workshop and learn mor...