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Protect Yourself Against Fraud Workshop (Mandarin)

Library Settlement Partnerships presents "Don't Get Scammed", a workshop about fraud protection for Mandarin speakers.

Topics will include: 

 Identity theft 身份盗窃
 Advertising and sales tactics 广告销售伎俩
 Signs you may be a victim 如何识别是否上当
 Actions to take if you are a victim 上当后如何应对
 Steps to protect yourself 如何自我保护
 Resources and Q&A 你问我答

September 17th, 10:45am
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Introduction to Adobe CC Lightroom

Join Rafael Payan, amateur photographer and member of the APL Camera Club and steering committee, for an overview of Adobe CC Lightroom. Learn to edit, manage, store and share your images.  All registrants are asked to bring a memory stick with at least 50 mixed images (portraits, landscape, animals, cityscapes, etc.) The library has four laptops that will be available for the shared use of up to 8 participants. Participants are also welcome to bring their own laptop with the Adobe CC Lightroom software installed.

October 17th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Reconnecting With Your Profession in Canada

Join us for this free seminar for those who have recently moved to Canada and want to reconnect with their career. 

Topics inlcude: 

  • Work eligibility in Canada 
  • Local resources for skilled immigrants
  • Mentorships and bridging programs
  • Accreditation and credentials assessment services
  • Occupational-specific language training

Facilitated by Vanessa McBride, Employment Mentoring Coach at Seneca Employment Services 

November 20th, 1:30pm to 3:30pm
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Babysitter Basics

Learn the basics of babysitting, including caring for infants and children, handling emergencies, and basic first aid.  Offered in partnership with St. John Ambulance.

Friday November 15 (PA DAY); 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

$65  For ages 11 - 15

Please register in advance

November 15th, 9:00am to 4:00pm
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Home Alone Program

Designed by the Canadian Safety Council, this program helps prepare 9-11 year olds for being home alone during short periods of time.  Participants will learn basic first aid and safety procedures, as well to recognize hazards, and when and how to use 911.  Offered in partnership with St. John Ambulance.

Monday October 21 (PA DAY); 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

$39  For ages 9-11

Please register in advance.

 

October 21st, 1:30pm to 4:30pm
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Victory Lap Retirement Session 2

Back by popular demand, author Mike Drak presents Victory Lap Retirement, over 2 evenings this Fall.  Session 1, learn about the psychological aspects of retirement and how to design your own unique retirement lifestyle. Session 2,  learn how to cost out and finance the retirement lifestyle created in session one. Discussion about financial planning, knowing your numbers, and tax minimization strategies, and common retirement pitfalls.  November 19.  Pre-register

November 19th, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Victory Lap Retirement

Back by popular demand, author Mike Drak presents Victory Lap Retirement, over 2 evenings this Fall.  Session 1, learn about the psychological aspects of retirement and how to design your own unique retirement lifestyle. Session 2,  learn how to cost out and finance the retirement lifestyle created in session one. Discussion about financial planning, knowing your numbers, and tax minimization strategies, and common retirement pitfalls. October 22, November 19.  Pre-register for one or both

October 22nd, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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