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What’s Going on at Gladstone

OCASI Graphic Novel and Violence Prevention Workshop
Date: Thursday September 28, 2017
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Address: 533C Gladstone Avenue
Toronto, ON M6H 3J1
Tel. 416-532-2824

Join us for immigrant women’s stories told through multilingual editions of OCASI’s graphic novel as part of an important sexual violence prevention initiative. Call to register. For more information, click here.

Sewing Workshop
Date: Every Tuesday (from September 26 to October 10, 2017)
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Address: 533A Gladstone Avenue
Toronto, ON M6H 3J1
Tel. 416-532-2824

Join us for FREE weekly sewing lessons to learn the basics. Basic materials will be provided. Space is limited and all participants must call to register. For more information, click here.

Creative Writing Sessions
Date: Every Thursday (from October 12 to November 30, 2017)
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Address: 533C Gladstone Avenue
Toronto, ON M6H 3J1
Tel. 416-532-2824

Join us for weekly creative writing sessions to explore work from indigenous writers and share your own stories:
Save the date and call to register. For more information, click here.

What’s Going on at the HUB

Our Victoria Park HUB is located at:
1527 Victoria Park Avenue, 2nd Floor (at Eglinton Avenue)
Toronto, ON M1T 2T3
Tel. 416-750-9600

Chinese Arts Group
Date: Every Monday
Time: 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Join us for Chinese calligraphy and painting. Call to register. For more information, click here.

Toddler Fit & Fun
Date: Tuesday mornings from September 12 to October 3, 2017
Time:  9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
This four-week program focuses on the basic physical activity skills of toddlers. Parents, care-givers and toddlers 18-36 months are invited. Registration is required. For more information, click here.

Fitness and Nutrition Classes
Date: Wednesday evenings for 8 weeks starting September 20, 2017
Time:  6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Reach your health goals. New immigrants, please bring your PR card.
Nutritious snack provided. Call to register. For more information, click here.

5-week Computer Workshop
FREE computer lessons for newcomers delivered by Essential Skills Upgrading program facilitated through Toronto District School Board. Call to register at 416-750-9600 ext. 204. Registration: September 28 at 6:00 p.m. For more information, click here.

Citizenship Test Preparation Sessions
Date: Every Wednesday starting October 4 until December 6, 2017
Time: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Join us for preparation assistance for your citizenship test. Volunteers will help you work through the free guide provided by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada. Call to register. For more information, click here.

JOB POSTING: Community Animator for Poverty Reduction Project, Part-time

We are looking for a talented individual to fill the following job position at WWCC:

Community Animator, Part-time (one position available)
Status:                       Part Time Contract Non-union
Reports to:               Manager, Connector Space
Works with:             FLOCK Poverty Reduction Strategy project
Position details:     20 hours per week for 24 weeks per year
Hourly Rate:           $16.67 per hour
Job Posting Date:  September  2017

For a full description of the position, please click here.

Remembering Nathan Marc-Ali

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Nathan Marc-Ali, a dear friend, brother, lover, father and son, who passed away on August 20 at approximately 9:30 a.m. Nathan participated in our Youth Engagement P.E.E.R (Project to Empower, Educate and
Re-frame) Leadership Training from 2011 to 2012. He will be remembered as a very driven, smart young man. We at WWCC offer Nathan’s family our deepest condolences.

His family invites you to celebrate his life. Details about Nathan’s funeral arrangements are available here. For more information, please contact 416-938-7770 or 416-985-7770.

Nathan, you will live on in our memories and in our hearts. You will not be forgotten.