Today's Events

Computer Skills Tutorials

Title: Computer Skills Tutorials
Location: Neighbourhood Link Resource Centre 3036 Danforth Ave
Description: Computerized interactive training in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook) – basic and advanced topics covered. Available during the hours of operation of the Resource Centre (9:00 am – 4:00 pm). Ask for assistance at the Sign-in Desk.
Start Time: 09:00 am
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 04:00 pm

Newcomers – Résumé Practice

Title: Newcomers – Résumé Practice
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto
Description: This program is designed to help new Canadians achieve their career goals in Canada in the shortest period of time. Participants will learn about the current labour market, workplace expectations, employment standards, and develop a marketable resume, cover letter and interview skills.

Referral by Employment Counsellor
Start Time: 09:30 am
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 03:30 pm

Mandarin Community Support Group

Title: Mandarin Community Support Group
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Information & Referral (By appointment) (社区咨询(预约)
Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 03:00 pm

Seniors Bingo

Title: Seniors Bingo
Location: East Toronto Seniors Centre, 2802 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: Cost is $2 per person for the snack provided.
Start Time: 01:00 pm
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 03:00 pm

Newcomer Support Conversation Circle

Title: Newcomer Support Conversation Circle
Location: Crescent Town Club, 2A The Market Place, Toronto, ON
Description: These informal gatherings are a great way for newcomers to Canada to practice their English language skills.
Start Time: 01:00 pm
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 03:00 pm

Kick Start After School Program

Title: Kick Start After School Program
Location: Crescent Town Club, 2A The Market Place, Toronto, ON
Description: The after school program engages children and youth in activities that promote healthy kids. Today children will participate in teachable Tuesdays.
Start Time: 03:30 pm
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 06:00 pm

Seniors Armchair Yoga

Title: Seniors Armchair Yoga
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to participate in gentle yoga while sitting in a chair. Armchair yoga can increase stamina, muscle tone, flexibility, coordination and a sense of well-being.
Cost is $2 per person.
Start Time: 04:00 pm
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 05:00 pm

Senior Dinner (Residents Only)

Title: Senior Dinner (Residents Only)
Location: Henley Gardens, 1091 Kingston Road, Toronto, ON
Description: Residents of Henley Gardens are invited to meet in the lounge to socialize and enjoy a hot, nutritious, home-cooked meal.

Start Time: 06:00 pm
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 07:00 pm

Seniors Crafts

Title: Seniors Crafts
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to bring their own project and create in the company of others.
Cost is $1 per person.
Start Time: 07:00 pm
Date: September 25, 2018
End Time: 08:00 pm

Upcoming Events

Résumé Personalized Assistance

Title: Résumé Personalized Assistance
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: One-on-one résumé assistance for clients who need more guidance and support to identify and articulate their achievements.
Appointments need to be booked through clients’ Counsellors.
Start Time: 09:00 am
Date: September 26, 2018
End Time: 11:00 am

Newcomers – Interview Theory

Title: Newcomers – Interview Theory
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: Human communication is the basic example of interactive communication; therefore, this workshop is designed to assist job applicants to feel confident during a job interview; and consequently, to improve their chances of getting hired. Through discussion of relevant topics and development of practical activities, the workshop provides clients the information needed for proper action planning and interview preparation, as well as, the opportunity to ask questions and share their previous interview experiences.
Registered clients only.

Start Time: 09:30 am
Date: September 26, 2018
End Time: 03:30 pm

Seniors Wii Games

Title: Seniors Wii Games
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to join us for a lively game of Wii Bowling every Wednesday.
Cost is $1 per person. Snack is provided.
Start Time: 01:00 pm
Date: September 26, 2018
End Time: 02:30 pm

Newcomer Support – Beginner Computer and Keyboarding Workshop

Title: Newcomer Support – Beginner Computer and Keyboarding Workshop
Location: 3036 Danforth Ave, Toronto ON
Description: The Beginner Computer and Keyboarding Workshops will teach you skills required for MS word and Internet workshops while building your confidence using the computer.
This is the third workshop of six
Start Time: 01:00 pm
Date: September 26, 2018
End Time: 03:30 pm

Seniors Falls Prevention Exercise

Title: Seniors Falls Prevention Exercise
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Seniors are invited to join us for an exercise program designed to improve balance and stability which in turn helps to prevent falls. The Fall Prevention program is offered in partnership with Carefirst.
Start Time: 02:30 pm
Date: September 26, 2018

Kick Start After School Program

Title: Kick Start After School Program
Location: Crescent Town Club, 2A The Market Place, Toronto, ON
Description: The after school program engages children and youth in activities that promote healthy kids. Today children will participate in workshop Wednesdays.
Start Time: 03:30 pm
Date: September 26, 2018
End Time: 06:00 pm

Senior Dinner

Title: Senior Dinner
Location: 2802 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: East Toronto Seniors Centre members are invited to meet in the lounge to socialize and enjoy a hot, nutritious, home-cooked meal.

Residents only
Start Time: 05:00 pm
Date: September 26, 2018

Seniors Bingo

Title: Seniors Bingo
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: Cost is $1 per card
Start Time: 07:00 pm
Date: September 26, 2018
End Time: 08:00 pm

Chiropody (residents only)

Title: Chiropody (residents only)
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: By appointment only, residents of the Cecelia Murphy Building may attend this foot care clinic every Thursday morning. The clinic is run by staff from the East End Community Health Centre.
There is no cost.
Start Time: 09:00 am
Date: September 27, 2018
End Time: 10:45 am

Online Job Applications

Title: Online Job Applications
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: This personalized assistance session is suitable for clients who have difficulty with completing online applications for jobs. To benefit from the session a client will have to be prepared with a job posting that requires an online application and with a résumé targeted to the job they want to apply for. Clients can attend multiple sessions until they become comfortable to apply online without assistance.
Prerequisite: Résumé needed
Start Time: 09:00 am
Date: September 27, 2018
End Time: 12:00 pm

Newcomers – Interview Practice

Title: Newcomers – Interview Practice
Location: 3036 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: This interactive workshop is suitable for clients who are already familiar with interview basics. By answering some of the most common interview questions, the participants are able to, within a supportive and friendly environment, practice and develop their interviewing skills and receive constructive feedback to build ascending confidence in their job interview performance.
Registered clients only.

PREREQUISITE: Interview Theory

Start Time: 09:30 am
Date: September 27, 2018
End Time: 03:30 pm

Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Activities/Games/Singing

Title: Pui Hong Chinese Seniors Program – Activities/Games/Singing
Location: Cecelia Murphy Building, 11 Coatsworth Crescent, Toronto, ON
Description: 10:00am-10:30am: Exercise / 養生運動
10:30am-12pm: Activities手腦運動歌唱
12:00pm-12:30pm: Lunch 午餐時段
12:30pm-3:30pm: Activities手腦運動歌唱

Start Time: 10:00 am
Date: September 27, 2018
End Time: 03:30 pm

Seniors Board Games

Title: Seniors Board Games
Location: 2802 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON
Description: Residents only
Start Time: 01:00 pm
Date: September 27, 2018