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Ramadan etiquette: Is it okay to eat in front of Muslims during Ramadan?

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Are you a non-Muslim who wants to be respectful of the religious practices of your Muslim friends and colleagues during… Read more »

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REES: Working towards a more inclusive and productive community by supporting people of all abilities

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Condensed from a presentation made by Ajibola Akindipe, Intake Counsellor, REES Everyone benefits when each member of the community is… Read more »

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Are you a business-minded young person? Learn business 101 at the Y

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Interview with Sanjana Vijayann, Program Coordinator Youth Entrepreneurship Program, YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg (Business Training Centre) When we think of the… Read more »

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Participate in workshops and group activities

Digital Skills at Work

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Course Description Digital Skills at Work (DSW) is a four-week course focusing on essential digital skills required to succeed in one’s career…. Read more »

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Language circles

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Language circles are  weekly 1 hour sessions to practice English language skills on topics related to everyday life of a… Read more »

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CLB 3-4: What to do in a health emergency
May 21 @ 10:00 am

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This session is specifically designed for learners who are CLB 3-4. Let’s discuss how to build a good relationship with… Read more »

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Complete self-study activities

Language Explorer

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Language Explorer Acts will help you decide which lessons with English Online will best suit YOU.

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iEnglish Activities

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iEnglish is a set of resources and videos to give learners the tools they need to take more ownership for… Read more »

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Idiom Set: People & Personalities

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In this idioms set you’ll find Canadian idioms relating to people and personalities. Click on each lesson for informative presentations,… Read more »

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Learn about newcomer experiences, or share your own

Newcomer Story: Ramtha Gawrieh

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Ramtha and her family were living in Lebanon before they moved to Manitoba. Originally from Syria, they fled the country… Read more »

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Newcomer Story: Amandeep Kaur Sidhu

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Two days after school started, Amandeep’s daughter came home from school weeping. She said “Mom I don’t understand what they… Read more »

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