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Icon of the event LSP: Permanent Residents Rights and Responsibilities
Wed Apr 11, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Permanent Residents: Rights and Responsibilities will cover 1) the rights and responsibilities for permanent residents, 2) residency requirements for permanent residents and 3) the permanent resident card renewal application ...

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: 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 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 26
Thu Mar 01
Mon Mar 05
Thu Mar 08
Mon Mar 12
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 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 Apr 12
Thu Apr 19
Thu Apr 26
Thu May 03
Thu May 10
Icon of the event LSP: Creating Highlights in a Resume
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Creating Highlights in a Resume session will cover how when employers first look at a resume they want to see the relevant work experience and industry knowledge at the top of your resume. This workshop will teach you how...

Icon of the event LSP: Let's Speak English - Winter Session
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Newcomers with beginner to intermediate level English are invited to learn basic English vocabulary for daily living and working, while improving their listening and conversation skills. ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 15
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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 Feb 27
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Icon of the event LSP: Why You Need a Mentor
Wed Jun 20, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Why You Need a Mentor session will talk about the process of mentorship along with the eligibility criteria to become a mentee and a mentor. It will highlight such benefits of a mentorship program as gathering knowledge a...