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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details. From the TDCSB.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 20
Wed Mar 21
Thu Mar 22
Tue Mar 27
Wed Mar 28
Icon of the event LSP: Canada My New Home - Discover Canada
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 discovery of their new country and culture. Come and participate in discussions about Canada. In partnership wi...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jan 22
Mon Jan 29
Mon Feb 05
Mon Feb 12
Mon Feb 19
Icon of the event Building Wealth in Canada
Mon Mar 05, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

For immigrants who have been in Canada for more than 2 years. Learn how to create a realistic budget, understand Cash Flow and how to effectively manage your money. Learn to define your own financial plan. Understand the ...

Icon of the event Service Canada Newcomer Presentation
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Eatonville

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 Bank and Education Supports....

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:
Sat Feb 17
Sun Feb 18
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 Jan 23
Thu Jan 25
Tue Jan 30
Thu Feb 01
Tue Feb 06
Icon of the event Sewing for Change
Ongoing event running from Sat Jan 27, 2018 - Sat Mar 17, 2018
Location: Parkdale

Learning to use a sewing machine, meet others in your community and practice your English skills. For women age 13 and older. Priority spaces for newcomer women. Childcare will be provided. In partnership with Greenest Cit...

Icon of the event Changes to Citizenship Law
Tue Jan 23, 2018 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

In partnership with Catholic Crosscultural Services and Scarborough Community Legal Services. Please contact Houri at 647-338-6300 for more information or registration. In this workshop, you can learn about: English language ...

Icon of the event Meet a Settlement Counselor on 2nd and 4th Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

Drop in or call: Karuna T. Wimalasuriya, Agincourt Community Services Association (Ph: 416-292-6912) provides settlement services to new immigrants on 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 2 pm to 4 pm.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 22
Thu Mar 08
Thu Mar 22
Icon of the event English Language Class
9:30 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Dawes Road

Intermediate English classes will be offered three times a week Tuesday to Thursday for newcomers. There will be no daycare offered for this program. Contact branch for details. From the TDCSB.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Wed Jan 24
Thu Jan 25
Tue Jan 30
Wed Jan 31