The Business Plan: A Hands-On Series will help fill in the gaps. Series topics include:

  • Business Plan Development
  • Branding & Marketing
  • Financial Models for Business Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Social Media
  • Storytelling to Engage Customers
  • Protection of Information/Cybersecurity

Registration Required. 

Repeats every month on February, April on the last Thursday until Thu Apr 25 2019 .
January 31st, 9:30am to 12:00pm
February 28th, 9:30am to 12:00pm
April 25th, 9:30am to 12:00pm
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Applying for Canadian Citizenship

Learn about the new changes to the Citizenship Act, the rights and responsibilities of Canadian Citizenship, eligibility requirements, application process, document preparation, free settlement services available in the community, and resources from the Library that can help you prepare for your test.


Registration is required.

May 25th, 10:00am to 12:30pm
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Join us at an informal monthly gathering where people come together to practice speaking English.

This highly interactive and fun group will feature a different theme each month to help participants practice conversation that they will use out in the community.

Repeats every month on February, March, April on the second Wednesday until Wed Apr 10 2019 .
January 9th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
February 13th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
March 13th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
April 10th, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Lunch & Learn Seminar

Did you know that your APL card gives you access to free online resources?

Whether you are looking to acquire new skills, advance your career or expand your mind, and Gale Courses offer thousands of online courses and video tutorials for learning wherever you are. 


In partnership with the Women's Centre of York Region. 

November 22nd, 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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ESL Conversation Group

ESL Conversation Group. ESL students are welcome to join this FREE continuing adult English conversation program offered by a facilitator from York Catholic District School Board. By practicing everyday conversations, you will learn new vocabulary and improve pronunciation and speaking skills. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Register in two steps: 1) Sign up for the program at the Adult Information Desk, 905-727-9494 x275  2) Take the free language assessment test:, 1-855-330-8655 or call the ESL assistance line at 416-221-5051 x13630

December 20th, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Money Talk$

Money Talks.  A free, informal discussion group to exchange ideas and unbiased financial information.   7:00-8:30 p.m. first Wednesday of the month, September to June.   Moderator Roger Strong is not affiliated with any financial institution.  Wednesday December 5: Investment Plans / Investment Environment: Sharing our collective experience

December 5th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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