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Barrie Latin Resource CentreBarrie Latin Resource Centre<div><p>The BLRC is a not-profit organization created to assist individuals (and families) in the process of adapting and integrating into life and the community of Barrie and Simcoe County.  For more information contact them at (705) 503-7852​.</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Barrie-Latin-Resource-Centre/BLRC-BROCHURE%20ENGLISH.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />BLRC-BROCHURE ENGLISH.pdf</a></p><p> </p></div><p> </p><p>​</p>
Baxter Job FairBaxter Job Fair<p>One Day Job Fair<br>Wednesday October 9th<br>48 Collier St., downtown Barrie</p><p>​<a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Baxter-Job-Fair/Job%20Fair.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Job Fair.pdf</a></p>
Bradford West Gwillimbury's Holocaust Education Week, November 1-8Bradford West Gwillimbury's Holocaust Education Week, November 1-8<p>​BWG Diversity Action Group presents:<br>Bradford West Gwillimbury's 4th annual Holocaust Education Week November 1-8, 2018<br>Sunday, November 4, 2018 from 2:30-4:30 pm at the Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library. Michelle Glied-Goldstein will present the Holocaust experiences of her father, Bill Glied z"l.</p><p>For more information, please see the attached document:</p><p> <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Bradford-West-Gwillimbury%27s---Holocaust-Education-Week-November-1-8/HEW%202018%20flyer.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />HEW 2018 flyer.pdf</a></p>
Collingwood ESLCollingwood ESL<p>Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.</p><p>Learning Centre<br>180 Ontario Street, <br>Collingwood, ON</p><p><a href="/Shared%20Documents/Collingwood%20ESL%202017-18.pdf" target="_blank"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Collingwood ESL 2017-18.pdf</a>​</p>
English Conversation CirclesEnglish Conversation Circles<span style="font-size:13pt;"><h2>Come and join these FREE bi-weekly English conversation circles.  </h2><p>It's a great way to practice speaking English, meet new people, build confidence, learn more about your community, culture and customs.</p><p>Please join Conversation Circles every other Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at the Innisfil New Library on 967 Innisfil Beach Road.</p><p>This is a group for anyone whose English is their second language.</p><p>For more information, please call Suzana at (705) 797-2020 Extension 23 or (705) 725-8360 Extension 45151.</p><p> <a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/English-Conversation-Circles/Conversation%20Circle%20Innisfil.pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Conversation Circle Innisfil.pdf</a></p></span><p>​</p>
Filipino Fundraising Event - October 27, 2018Filipino Fundraising Event - October 27, 2018<p>​Simcoe County Kairos presents:<br>Film Showing & Mini Concert for a Cause.<br>A Fundraising Event for Typhoon Mangkhut/Ompong Victims. Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 6:00 pm<br>Burton Avenue United Church, 37 Burton Ave. Barrie, ON L4N 2R3<br>General Admission $5</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Filipino-Fundraising-Event---October-27,-018/Filipino%20organizations%20fundraising.msg"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icmsg.png" alt="" />Filipino organizations fundraising.msg</a> </p>
Georgian College HomestayGeorgian College Homestay<p>Open your door, and your world - host an international student.​</p><p><a href="/Shared%20Documents/Homestay-Barrie%20Orillia%20Owen%20Sound.pdf" target="_blank">Homestay-Barrie Orillia Owen Sound.pdf</a> </p><p> </p>
Homestay is seeking hosts for International StudentsHomestay is seeking hosts for International Students<p>​Homestay is seeking hosts for International High School students in Collingwood and Barrie. </p><p>For more information contact Homestay at: 1-877-441-4443 or email at <a href="mailto:HostInfo@CanadaHomestayNetwork.ca">HostInfo@CanadaHomestayNetwork.ca</a></p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Homestay-is-seeking-hosts-for-International-Students/Homestayposters%20(1).pdf"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Homestayposters (1).pdf</a></p>
Job Finding Club for ImmigrantsJob Finding Club for Immigrants<span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5" id="ms-rterangepaste-start" aria-hidden="true"></span><h1 style="margin:0px;font-size:24px;font-weight:bold;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">JOB FINDING CLUB</span></h1><h2 style="margin:0px;font-size:24px;font-weight:400;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">FOR IMMIGRANTS</span></h2><h3 style="margin:0px;font-size:18px;font-weight:300;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">New country. New opportunities.</span></h3><p style="font-size:18px;font-weight:300;margin-top:15px;"><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">Navigating your way to employment in a new country can be a challenge. We can help connect you with the people, support and information needed to move into the Canadian workplace.</span></p><div class="row vc_inner vc_row-fluid"><div class="wpb_column vc_column_container vc_col-sm-12"><div class="vc_column-inner"><div class="wpb_wrapper"><div class="wpb_text_column wpb_content_element vc_custom_1502377920162 first-call-out"><div class="wpb_wrapper"><p style="font-size:18px;font-weight:300;"><strong class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">Let’s work together to make your roadmap to employment a success!</strong></p><p style="font-size:18px;font-weight:300;"><font color="#191919">For more information, <a href="http://www.georgiancollege.ca/community-alumni/centre-for-career-and-employment-services/job-seekers/tab/job-finding-club-for-immigrants" target="_blank">visit the related Georgian College Information site</a></font></p></div></div></div></div></div></div><p><span class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-1-5">​</span></p>
Latin American Heritage CelebrationLatin American Heritage Celebration<p>Presented by Barrie Latin Resource Centre<br>Saturday October 27, 2018<br>3:30 pm - 7:00 pm<br>70 Collier St., Barrie, City Hall</p><p><a href="/PublishingImages/Pages/News/Latin-American-Heritage-Celebration/BLRC%20poster3.pdf"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />BLRC poster3.pdf</a></p>
Monthly Coffee Time Networking EventMonthly Coffee Time Networking Event<p>Monthly Coffee Time - Networking Event <br>The first Tuesday of each month; drop-in between</p><p>8:00 - 9:30 a.m. at the Community Resource Centre,</p><p>Coffee Time is hosted by Community Connection.  For more information contact Debbe at</p><p>(705) 444-0040 Extension 238 or</p><p><a href="mailto:drogers@communityconnection.ca">drogers@communityconnection.ca</a>.</p><p>​</p>