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Icon of the event Citizenship Preparation Class
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Black Creek

Complete the citizenship preparation test in 10 sessions: every Thursdays: Jan 11, 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15, 22; Mar 1, 8, 22 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 18
Thu Jan 25
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 08
Thu Feb 15
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 Jan 19
Fri Jan 26
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Icon of the event LSP: Internationally Educated Accountants
Wed Feb 21, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Internationally educated management and accounting professionals are invited to an information session on access to the accounting profession in Ontario. Presented by Alastair Hobson, Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA)....

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 Info Session: Newcomer and Refugee Artist Mentorship
Wed Feb 28, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Interested in applying to Toronto Arts Council?s Newcomer and Refugee Artist Mentorship program? Attend our information session at York Woods Library on February 28th!...

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 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 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 Jan 18
Thu Feb 01
Thu Feb 15
Thu Mar 01
Thu Mar 15
Icon of the event LSP: Assertiveness Training -- life skills for newcomers to Canada
Wed Jan 24, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Find out what assertiveness is and how it can help you in your personal and professional life. Learn to understand the differences between assertiveness, aggressiveness and passive behaviors and explore ways to communicate ef...