All upcoming events

All events are listed by date. Simply scroll down the page and find the event for you! Please note: To be eligible for many events and activities, you must be a permanent resident. If in doubt, please contact us.

Wednesday, February 19

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Emerald Plaza Public Library, 1547 Merivale Road
When: 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, February 19

She Unit/Lad’s Club
Where: 485 Donald Street, Ottawa Technical High School
When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Who is it for: She Unit is an opportunity for young female newcomers to socialize, play sports and other recreational activities. Lad’s Club is the same opportunity for young male newcomers. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Emmanuel at 613-232-9634, ext. 304 or by email at emmanuel@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, February 19

Citizenship Test Preparation Workshop
Where: Ottawa Public Library, Emerald Plaza, 1547 Merivale Road
When: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Who is it for: Our settlement counsellors will help you prepare for the citizenship test. Languages: English, Burmese, Karen.
No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Sally at 613-232-9634, ext. 350 or sally@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, February 19

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, February 20

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: St. Laurent Library, 515 Cote Street
When: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, February 20

Income Tax Information Session
Where: Room 114, CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue
When: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Who is it for: You will learn whether or not you have to file. You will also receive information on the child tax benefit, disability tax credit, how to gather documents and referrals to tax clinics. Registration is required. For more information, contact Amjed at 613-232-9634, ext. 341 or by email at amjed@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, February 20

Skating Buddy Program
Where: Rink of Dreams, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Who is it for: The Skating Buddy Program is for newcomers who want to learn how to skate. No experience is necessary. Volunteers will go on the ice with you and teach you this Canadian activity. If you have skates, great. If not, we have skates in a variety of sizes. All ages are welcomed. No registration is required. For more information, contact Anneke at 613-232-9634, ext. 383 or by email at anneke@cciottawa.ca.

Friday, February 21

Dance! Dance! Dance!
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue, room 113-114
When: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants relax, have some fun and meet friends through the joy of dancing? This class is for you! Our instructor, Nubia, is also a settlement counsellor. She leads this fun class and welcomes everyone. No registration is required. For more information, contact Nubia at 613-232-9634, ext. 306 or by email at nubia@cciottawa.ca.

Monday, February 24

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Heron Gate Community Hub, 2850 Cedarwood Drive
When: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Monday, February 24

Homework Club
Where: 300 Rochester Street, Adult High School, Room 314
When: 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Get help with any subject. Learn how to prepare for exams. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Emmanuel at 613-232-9634, ext. 304 or by email at emmanuel@cciottawa.ca.

Tuesday, February 25

French Employment Workshop
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue, Room 113-114
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: This employment workshop will be presented in French. It is for newcomers who wants to learn how to make a good impression during a job interview. You will also receive tips on how to dress for an interview. Get tips on how to answer questions employers ask the most. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact John at 613-890-6745 or by email at john@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, February 26

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, February 26

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Emerald Plaza Public Library, 1547 Merivale Road
When: 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, February 26

She Unit/Lad’s Club
Where: 219 Argyle Avenue, CCI Ottawa
When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Who is it for: She Unit is an opportunity for young female newcomers to socialize, play sports and other recreational activities. Lad’s Club is the same opportunity for young male newcomers. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Emmanuel at 613-232-9634, ext. 304 or by email at emmanuel@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, February 27

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: St. Laurent Library, 515 Cote Street
When: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, February 27

Online Work Permit Renewal
Where: 370 Catherine Street, Ontario Works
When: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Who is it for: Want to work in Ottawa? You need a work permit. Learn how to renew your work permit using an online tool No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Sofiane at 613-232-9634, ext. 344 or by email at sofiane@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, February 27

Skating Buddy Program
Where: Rink of Dreams, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Who is it for: The Skating Buddy Program is for newcomers who want to learn how to skate. No experience is necessary. Volunteers will go on the ice with you and teach you this Canadian activity. If you have skates, great. If not, we have skates in a variety of sizes. All ages are welcomed. No registration is required. For more information, contact Anneke at 613-232-9634, ext. 383 or by email at anneke@cciottawa.ca.

Friday, February 28

Dance! Dance! Dance!
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue, room 113-114
When: 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants relax, have some fun and meet friends through the joy of dancing? This class is for you! Our instructor, Nubia, is also a settlement counsellor. She leads this fun class and welcomes everyone. No registration is required. For more information, contact Nubia at 613-232-9634, ext. 306 or by email at nubia@cciottawa.ca.

Friday, February 28

Black History Month Event for Youth
Where: Dominion Chalmer Centre, 355 Cooper Street
When: 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Celebrate African-Canadian Black History. A full-course meal (free) will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. You must register at eventbrite. For more information, contact Tabitha at 613-232-9634, ext. 304 or by email at tabitha@cciottawa.ca.

Monday, March 2

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Heron Gate Community Hub, 2850 Cedarwood Drive
When: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Tuesday, March 3

Job Fair Field Trip
Where: 1900 City Park Drive
When: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you looking for employment? Join Annie at the City Park job fair. Annie will be on hand if you have any questions about registration or just need help navigating the job fair. Please note, Annie will meet clients at the job fair. She will be wearing a CCI blue staff shirt. For more information, contact Annie at 613-232-9634, ext. 403 or by email at annie@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, March 4

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, March 4

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Emerald Plaza Public Library, 1547 Merivale Road
When: 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, March 5

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: St. Laurent Library, 515 Cote Street
When: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, March 5

Skating Buddy Program
Where: Rink of Dreams, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Who is it for: The Skating Buddy Program is for newcomers who want to learn how to skate. No experience is necessary. Volunteers will go on the ice with you and teach you this Canadian activity. If you have skates, great. If not, we have skates in a variety of sizes. All ages are welcomed. No registration is required. For more information, contact Anneke at 613-232-9634, ext. 383 or by email at anneke@cciottawa.ca.

Monday, March 9

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Heron Gate Community Hub, 2850 Cedarwood Drive
When: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Tuesday, March 10

Body Language
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue, Room 113-114
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Newcomers who want to learn how to make a good first impression. Learn what is body language. How it can help you in a job interview. No registration is required. For more information, contact Ana at 613-890-3252 or by email at ana.lopez@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, March 11

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Avenue
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Wednesday, March 11

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: Emerald Plaza Public Library, 1547 Merivale Road
When: 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, March 12

Listen, Learn, Talk and Practice English
Where: St. Laurent Library, 515 Cote Street
When: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Are you a newcomer who wants to practise your English? Newcomers sit with volunteers and chat about interesting topics. All levels are welcome. No registration is required. This is a drop-in event. For more information, contact Lulama at 613-232-9634, ext. 321 or by email at lulama@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, March 12

Skating Buddy Program
Where: Rink of Dreams, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Who is it for: The Skating Buddy Program is for newcomers who want to learn how to skate. No experience is necessary. Volunteers will go on the ice with you and teach you this Canadian activity. If you have skates, great. If not, we have skates in a variety of sizes. All ages are welcomed. No registration is required. For more information, contact Anneke at 613-232-9634, ext. 383 or by email at anneke@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, March 19

Skating Buddy Program
Where: Rink of Dreams, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Who is it for: The Skating Buddy Program is for newcomers who want to learn how to skate. No experience is necessary. Volunteers will go on the ice with you and teach you this Canadian activity. If you have skates, great. If not, we have skates in a variety of sizes. All ages are welcomed. No registration is required. For more information, contact Anneke at 613-232-9634, ext. 383 or by email at anneke@cciottawa.ca.

Tuesday, March 24

Education Day
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Aveniue, Room 113-114
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Who is it for: Newcomers who want to learn how to get into college or university. Learn what education can do for you. No registration is required. For more information, contact John at 613-890-6745 or by email at john@cciottawa.ca.

Thursday, March 26

Skating Buddy Program
Where: Rink of Dreams, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
When: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Who is it for: The Skating Buddy Program is for newcomers who want to learn how to skate. No experience is necessary. Volunteers will go on the ice with you and teach you this Canadian activity. If you have skates, great. If not, we have skates in a variety of sizes. All ages are welcomed. No registration is required. For more information, contact Anneke at 613-232-9634, ext. 383 or by email at anneke@cciottawa.ca.

Tuesday, March 31

Job Search Strategies
Where: CCI Ottawa, 219 Argyle Aveniue, Room 113-114
When: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
What: Learn how to search for a job online. Learn how to fill out online job applications. No registration is required. For more information, contact John at 613-890-6745 or by email at john@cciottawa.ca.

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