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August 29, 2013
On August 29th, 2013, Bell Aliant Back Packs for Kids visited the Association for New Canadians’ ESL training Centre to deliver 30 backpacks and school supplies to newcomer children. Children anxiously awaiting their first school year in Canada, along with the Settlement Workers in the Schools Program Team, graciously accepted the book bags. The ANC would like to express a huge thank you to Bell Alliant for their donations and for helping to ease these children’s transition into their new community. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the event...
August 28, 2013
Staff and students at the ESL Training Centre spent the afternoon picking blueberries at Windsor Lake in St. John's. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the day
August 28, 2013
The Association for New Canadians Women's Group hosted a game night at the ANC's ESL Training Centre on August 28, 2013. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the event
August 27, 2013
The Volunteer Connections Team held a Volunteer Appreciation event for its volunteers who participated in the Summer Program for Refugee Children. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the day's event
August 22, 2013
Staff and students spent the morning harvesting their lettuce crop at the Mt. Scio Farm in St. John's on Thursday, August 22
August 20, 2013
Ed's Annual Family Fun Day was held on August 16th 2013. Staff, students and their children visited Larch Park in St. John's for an afternoon of family-oriented games and sports activities. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the day
July 26, 2013
Kick off with CBC this summer with the CBC WORLD CUP SOCCER WEEKEND taking place July 26-28 at the King George V Park on Carnell Drive (St. John's Soccer Club).
Come out and support our youth in the community and celebrate a great weekend of soccer, fun in the field, and so much more. CBC will be there, and we've got an exciting schedule of events and activities planned.
Free admission and parking. Parking available at the Dominion on Lake Avenue.
CBC World Cup Soccer Weekend is produced in partnership with:
Association for New Canadians
July 11, 2013
Representatives from the Read to Ride Program hosted a ceremony at the Association for New Canadians' ESL Training Centre on Thursday, July 11. A student from each class at the ESL Training Centre was awarded a bicycle and helmet for their reading achievements, and there were prize draws for those in attendance. Many thanks to everyone at Read to Ride who helped facilitate this event. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the day
July 01, 2013
Clients and staff of the Association for New Canadians celebrated Canada's birthday on 1 July 2013. Those in attendance participated in a Canadian-themed scavenger hunt, a picnic, and a cake cutting ceremony before proceeding to the celebration on Confederation Hill in St. John's. Please visit our "Gallery" to view photos from the day's events
June 27, 2013
***DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL THURSDAY, JULY 4, 2013***
The Association for New Canadians, through funding provided by Citizenship and Immigration Canada, will be hosting its inaugural Multicultural Family Sports Day on June 27th, 2013 at Wishingwell Field West in St. John's, from 10am until 2pm.
Coinciding with Canadian Multiculturalism Day, the event will bring together immigrant, refugee and local individuals and families from around the city to participate in a day-long intercultural awareness event focused on family games and sports.
All are welcome and we look forward to seeing you there! For more information, please contact Ken Walsh, Event Coordinator, at (709) 726-3759...