When: Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 6:30pm
Where: McMaster University Centre for Continuing Education, 1 James Street North, Hamilton

The Community Skill Building Network is running a workshop on Understanding Inclusion.

This session will help you understand the meaning of inclusion, ways to build inclusion in our work and spaces, and will allow for participants to share with and learn from one another. 

Facilitators include: 

When: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 5:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 182 Rebecca Street, Hamilton

Thinking of starting a business? Come learn about programs and resources to help you along the way. Register today! Contact Jane at 905-529-5209 ext 236 or 

Arabic interpretation will be available. 

When: Monday, September 19, 2016 - 7:00pm
Where: Hamilton Public Library, Sherwood Branch, 467 Upper Ottawa Street, Hamilton

Hear the powerful and inspiring story of Leo Nupolu Johnson, as he recounts his journey of survival as a child during the Liberian Civil War and in refugee camps over eight years to his resttlement in Canada. Leo continues to inspire and empower others through his work with refugees and youth in the community and around the world. His philosophy is simple, "don't see problems, see through them.

Registration is required. Please Call: 905-546-3249

When: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 7:00pm
Where: Hindu Samaj of Hamilton & Region, 6297 Twenty Road East, Hannon

You are invited to attend the premiere of a Made In Hamilton documentary,  'Fifteen Years Later'.  A film featuring community voices reflecting on the impact of the 2001 burning of the Hindu Samaj Temple.

When: Thursday, September 15, 7 - 9 pm
Where: Hindu Samaj of Hamilton & Region, 6297 Twenty Road East
Admission Fee:  Free

For more information contact Hamilton Police Service at (905) 546-4910 or
Sandra Wilson by email: 

Poster: Get Career Ready
When: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 5:00pm
Where: Room J225, Mohawk College, Fennell Avenue and West 5th Street, Hamilton

Free event for newcomers to Canada! Please confirm your attendance: 905-575-2421 and

Refreshments will be provided. 

When: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 5:30pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

This information session will discuss the following: 

When: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 7:00pm
Where: Hamilton City Hall - Forecourt, 71 Main Street West, Hamilton

Let's celebrate the 25th anniversary of Ukraine's Independence together!

The Ukrainian flag will be flying at the Hamilton City Hall all day. 

The celebration ceremony will be at 7:00 pm, followed by coffee/tea and sweets reception

The event is free and all are welcome. 

When: Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

This information session will discuss the following: 

When: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

Wesley Urban Ministries is offering Newcomer Orientation on a need basis as families arrive in the Hamilton community. Please contact Rita Balla ( in advance to ensure spots. 

The next session will be on August 20th at 3pm. The orientations will be delivered in Arabic and will cover the following topics:

Celebration of Culture
When: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 11:00am
Where: Hamilton City Hall (Forecourt)

Come and celebrate the diversity of our community at the Celebration of Culture Day event, hosted by Sacha Hamilton, The AIDS Network &Chadian Women's Association of Ontario. 

Date: Saturday, August 20, 2016
Time: 11a.m. - 2p.m
City Hall Forecourt

This is a free event with entertainment. Light refrshments will be served