Programs

NCC Kids After School Program

Beginning March 1, 2018, we invite you to join our new NCC Kids After School Program for Jk-Gr8 children! This free program runs Thursdays, 4 – 6pm at the YMCA Peterborough and is open to newcomer children! Please note: there will be no session on March 15, due to March break.

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English Language Classes

Tuesdays 10:00am – 12:00pm All levels welcome.  Come and practice your English speaking and listening skills at this friendly group. Begins Tuesday September 12 2017 Thursday 5:30 – 7:30pm  All levels welcome.  Come and practice your English speaking and listening skills at this friendly group. Begins Thursday September 14 2017   For more information, please call us…

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August 11: Learn about Canadian Politics in YOUR province! Cancelled

Sorry, this session has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. If you are interested in learning more about this topic, please contact Kemi Akapo When:  August 11, 2016 Who: Youth (13-18) – 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Adults (19 +) – 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm Where: New Canadians Centre 221 Romaine Street Please register…

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July 22: Poetry Slam for Newcomers

Do you have a story to tell? Want to learn how to tell it through poetry? On July 22, the Peterborough Spoken Word Collective is inviting New Canadian poets to participate in their monthly poetry slam. Members of the Collective will work with you prior to the event to help you develop your poem. What: Learn…

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Every Friday morning in June, July & August: Community Gardening

DO YOU HAVE A GREEN THUMB? WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT GARDENING IN A FUN, FRIENDLY GROUP?  If this sounds like you, join Erinn on Friday mornings for this fun, educational activity! Dig in, get your hands dirty! What: Community Gardening Group at the NCC Where: King Edward Park Garden, behind the NCC When: Every…

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Starting July 4: Tea & Talk

CATCH UP ON THE NEWS OF PETERBOROUGH. SHARE STORIES AND MAKE FRIENDS! What: Tea & Talk – informal English conversation and practice When: July 4 – August 8, 2016 Mondays and Thursdays 10:00 am – 11:30 am Location: NCC Sunflower Room (2nd Floor) Details: Join us this summer for a cup of tea and good conversation! Practice your…

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Aug 9: Day Trip to Lang Pioneer Village & Lakefield

SEE HOW LAKEFIELD’S FIRST IMMIGRANTS LIVED!     What: Tour the living history museum at Lang Learn how Peterborough’s first immigrants lived Visit Lakefield’s beach and park When: Tuesday August 9, 2016 Bus leaves NCC 10:00 am Return to NCC 4:30 pm Who: A free trip for newcomers and their families! Details: Bring a picnic or buy lunch…

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Aug 20 – Sept 2: Newcomer Youth Drama Camp

3 free spots to a week-long drama camp running Aug 20 to Sept 2 have been donated to clients of the New Canadians Centre. No need to have any theatre experience. Interested families can submit an application form / send questions to Charles Shamess at cshamess@gmail.com.

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May 25: NCC Gardening Group Meeting

Would you enjoy digging, weeding and watering the garden? Would you like to grow some fruits and vegetables? Come to our first meeting to find out more: Wednesday May 25, 2016 at 4:00 pm in the NCC boardroom

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