2018 March

{ CALENDAR } EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

WE HELP NEWCOMERS SETTLE IN HAMILTON AND INTEGRATE INTO CANADIAN SOCIETY

2018 CALENDAR EVENTS
JAN | FEB | MAR | APR
ONGOING WORKSHOPSview by type of workshop

Language Training | Employment Services
Computer Classes | G1 Driving Test
Citenzeship Test

2018 March

Mar 12-16 – March Break
Mar 30Good Friday

March 2018 Calendar

MAR

2Fri

PRODUCTIVE FRIDAY Computer Classes– LINC / EDUCATION –

Instructor: Taylor Robertson

How to use Web and Social Media

  • Know how to convey messages through twitter
  • Explore what is needed to upgrade website using software tools
WHERE
MAIN SITE – #101 – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Fri, Mar 2, 2018
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Eileen at 905-529-5209 x 233

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MAR

2Fri

PRODUCTIVE FRIDAY BECOME MONEY SMART– LINC / EDUCATION –

Instructor: Bassma Al-Zuhairy

How to create a monthly budget

TOPIC 1:
Money Management

TOPIC 2:
Monthly Expenses

WHERE
MAIN SITE – #101 – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Fri, Mar 23, 2018
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Eileen at 905-529-5209 x 233

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MAR

5Mon

Drop-in Resume Clinic– EMPLOYMENT –

Need help with your resume?

Drop in to our Mountain site where a Employment Specialist will review your resume and provide you with feedback.

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WHERE
MOUNTAIN SITE – 1119 Fennell Ave. E. Ste #234, Hamilton
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WHEN Every Monday
9:00 am – 11:00 am
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Rosemary at 905-387-1100 x 225

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MAR

6Tue

Recreation ProgramsInfo Session– COMMUNITY CONNECTION –

USE YOUR LEISURE TIME RICHLY

Come and learn about Recreation Centres in Hamilton and the Fee Assistance Program

Presented by
Julie Wannamaker, Subsidy Administrator – Program Development at City of Hamilton

WHERE
MAIN SITE – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Tue, Mar 6, 2018
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Vivyan Salih at 905-529-5209 x 247

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MAR

6Tue

Citizenship Classesexam test preparation– SETTLEMENT –

Are you prepared for the Canadian Citizenship Test?

Join us for a preparation class that will help you learn everything you need to know to pass the test!

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WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
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WHEN Starts Mar 6th
every Tuesday, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Marwa at 905-525-9676 x 221

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MAR

7Wed

FREE Quit Smoking Clinicsfor Immigrants– COMMUNITY CONNECTION –

How to start quitting and deal with cravings

Free help and Nicotine Replacement Therapy from Public Health

WHERE
CENTENNIAL SITE – 160 Centennial Pkwy North #7, Hamilton + Google mapWHEN Wed, Mar 7, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact us at 905-662-9160 x 223
– Arabic assistance available –

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MAR

9Fri

Make & Take have fun with playdough– COMMUNITY CONNECTION –

Presented by Mrs. Sima Arif and Miss Madline Haydo (RECE)

Learn how to make a playdough with your kids at home and how children can learn different skills: like sensory, fine motor, math and science skills by playing with playdough

WHERE
MAIN SITE – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Fri, Mar 9, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Miss Maria at 905-529-5209 x 231

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MAR

9Fri

REJUVENATE– COMMUNITY CONNECTION –

Presented by Mrs. Saima Amjad (RECE)

Do you feel tired, stressed and overwhelmed every day?

Please come learn simple tips how to relive stress and fell relax

WHERE
MOUNTAIN SITE – 1119 Fennell Ave. E. Ste #234, Hamilton
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WHEN Fri, Mar 9, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Silva or Saima at 905-387-1100 x 229

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MAR

9Fri

PRODUCTIVE FRIDAY Computer Classes– LINC / EDUCATION –

Instructor: Taylor Robertson

How to use Microsoft Word

  • How to upgrade or change your resume
  • How to format documents to look good
  • How to format a cover letter
  • How to format a letter to the teacher or the school
  • Learn the functions to write in different languages
WHERE
MAIN SITE – #101 – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Fri, Mar 9, 2018
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Eileen at 905-529-5209 x 233

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MAR

13Tue

A’la Carte Small TalkInterview Techniques– EMPLOYMENT –

How to prepare for a Job Interview?

Boost your confidence with our essential interview techniques and tips.

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WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
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WHEN Tue, Mar 13
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Doris at 905-521-1981 x 225

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MAR

13Tue

BASIC COMPUTER CLASSES– LINC / EDUCATION –

Lack of Computer Skills?

Come and learn the skills and knowledge required to operate your computer and perform common tasks. No experience is necessary.

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WHERE
CENTENNIAL SITE – 160 Centennial Pkwy North #7, Hamilton + Google map
WHEN Starts Tue, Mar 13
4 days | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Tara at 905-662-9160 x 221

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MAR

19Mon

Production and Manufacturing Cohort– LINC / EDUCATION –

7-WEEK WORKPLACE PREPARATION PROGRAM FOR NEWCOMERS IN HAMILTON

WorkLINC program phases

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WHERE
MAIN SITE – 8 Main Street East, Hamilton
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WHEN STARTING on
Monday, Mar 19, 2018
From Mar 19 to May 37 weeks
Monday to Thursday9:15 am – 3:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Eman at 905-529-5209 x 223 or eelmasri@IWCHamilton.ca

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MAR

20Tue

Hamilton Newcomers ClubProject Management
and Agile

hamilton-newcomers-club

  • Are you a newcomer to Canada and want to meet people in Hamilton?
  • Are you looking for a job and need to network?
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WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Uzma at 905-529-5209 x 239 or email at uqureshi@IWCHamilton.ca

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MAR

21Wed

Canada RevenueInfo Session– SETTLEMENT –

WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Wed, Mar 21, 2018
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Asha at 905-525-9676 x 224

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MAR

22Tue

Job Search Workshop– EMPLOYMENT –

Looking for a job?

The Job Search Workshops Program is designed especially for recent immigrants. These workshops will assist you to develop the skills needed, to find employment as quickly as possible!

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WHERE
MAIN SITE – #101 – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
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WHEN Starts Thu, Mar 22
4 days | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Thary at 905-521-5209 x 224

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MAR

22Thu

TAKE CONTROLOF YOUR FINANCIAL LIFE

PLAN YOUR FUTURE BY LEARNING THE PILLARS OF STABLE FINANCIAL HEALTH

TOPIC: Money Basics for New Canadians 1

On-site Childcare Available

WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
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WHEN Thu, Mar 22, 2018
12:30 am – 2:00 pm

REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Lina at 905-525-9676 x 228

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MAR

22Thu

SUMMER REGISTRY PROGRAM
Info Session


Come learn about Summer programs offered by the City of Hamilton, Hamilton Public Library and other organizations in the city.

Light refreshment and childcare provided.
Limited space.

Hamilton Community Action Program for Children

WHERE
CENTENNIAL SITE – 160 Centennial Pkwy North #7, Hamilton + Google map
WHEN Thu, Mar 22, 2018
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact

  • Alison Miller at
    905-522-1148 x 114 or capc@capc.hamilton.on.ca
  • Vicky Thind at
    905-662-9160 x 222
  • Ahlam Mohammad at
    905-662-9160 x 223

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MAR

23Fri

FUN FOR LESSSummer Programs

Presented by Mrs. Sanaa Mohamed and Mrs. Rezina Khan (RECE)

  • Summer activities for children
  • How to have fun for less
  • Museum passes from library
  • Recreation Centers in Hamilton Mountain

WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
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WHEN Fri, Mar 23, 2018
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Hoshnieara at 905-525-9676 x 243

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MAR

23Fri

PRODUCTIVE FRIDAY BECOME MONEY SMART– LINC / EDUCATION –

Instructor: Bassma Al-Zuhairy

TOPIC 1:
How to create a Saving Plan

  • Build an emergency fund
  • Start saving plan
  • Manage your cost of living

TOPIC 2:
Protect yourself from fraud

WHERE
MAIN SITE – #101 – 8 Main Street E., Hamilton
+ Google mapWHEN Fri, Mar 23, 2018
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Eileen at 905-529-5209 x 233

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MAR

29Thu

Annual General Meeting& 30th Anniversary Celebration

Immigrants Working Centre is pleased to extend an invitation for your kind presence at the 30 years Anniversary Event and Annual General Meeting

This extraordinary event will feature the Graduation of the Intensive Communication for Work class, staff recognition, music entertainment and delicious refreshments.

WHERE
LINCOLN ALEXANDER THEATRE – 160 King St. East, Hamilton
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WHEN Thur, Mar 29, 2018
11:00 pm – 2:00 pmThe AGM business meeting will commence at 1:00 pm and is open to public.

For more information contact us at 905-529-5209

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MAR

29Thu

TAKE CONTROLOF YOUR FINANCIAL LIFE

PLAN YOUR FUTURE BY LEARNING THE PILLARS OF STABLE FINANCIAL HEALTH

TOPIC: Money Basics for New Canadians 2

On-site Childcare Available

WHERE
REBECCA SITE – 182 Rebecca St., Hamilton
+ Google map

WHEN Thu, Mar 29, 2018
12:30 am – 2:00 pm

REGISTRATION:
For more information and to register, contact Lina at 905-525-9676 x 228

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