Events

When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 160 Centennial Parkway North, Office - 7, Hamilton

This is an excellent opportunity for everyone to come and learn about the importance of having public transit in Riverdale Community. The "Riverdale Transit" Information Session is scheduled on May 25, 2017 (1:00 - 2:30) pm at the IWC Centennial Locatio, 160 Centennial Parkway N. - Office 7

*The session is open to all community members.

*Limited childcare 

*Refreshments provided.

For more information, contact

Alison Miller at
905-522-1148 Ext. 144 or
capc@capc.hamilton.on.ca

When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 11:00am
Where: Hamilton Downtown Mosque, 221 York Blvd, Hamilton

Hamilton Downtown Mosque presents Spring Fair & Mom-2-Mom Sale on May 20, 2017. 

Vendors, face painting, interactive kids zone and much more!

When: Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 182 Rebecca Street, Hamilton

Presented by Mehria and Mariem.

Come learn tips on how to reduce screen time.

For more information and to register, contact Miss Hoshnreara (RECE) at 905-525-9676 x 243

When: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 182 Rebecca Street, Hamilton

Come learn about programs and resources to help you along the way

WANT TO BE CERTIFIED IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT?

Join us to explore:

  • Careers and certification in Project Management (PMP)
  • Employment opportunities in the Canadian labour market

Presented by
Nida Jabrani, MBA, PMP

For more information and to register, contact Jane at 905-529-5209 x 236 or email at jsumwiza@iwchamilton.ca 

When: Monday, May 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: Hamilton Room, Hamilton Public Library, 55 York Blvd, Hamilton

Please join us for an event dedicated to Newcomers in the City Of Hamilton.

Monday, May 15th from 1:00pm to 4:00 pm

Newcomer panel discussion at 3:00 pm

This event will be held in the Hamilton Room of the Hamilton Public Library

55 York Blvd, Hamilton, ON

*Light Refreshments will be available *

Any questions or further information please contact: Tim Begin at 905-546-2424 ext.1534

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Lincoln Alexander Ctr, 160 King Street East, Hamilton

Hamilton Black Community Celebrates Canada 150 with a Theatre Production

As a part of Canada 150 celebrations, Stewart Memorial Church in partnership with Wasambe Community Productions proudly presents —Things My Fore-sisters Saw— a spectacular play about four women of African descent who affected change in Canada. Written and performed by award winning Canadian actor Leslie McCurdy, the play lets you experience the lives of these extra-ordinary Canadian women.


Saturday, May 13, 2017

$25 per person, $10 per youth

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
Where: Westdale Secondary School, 700 Main Street, Hamilton

Please join the celebrations of the 13th Annual South Asian Heritage Month and enjoy music, dance, food and much more from several South Asian countries. 

May 13th 2017

Admission is Free, Donations and Non-perishable items and cash donation will be accepted to help local food bank. 

When: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) will be presenting an information session for anyone in the community who would like to learn more about ways they can privately sponsor a refugee to Canada.

The information session will be during the evening on Wednesday May 10th at 6pm-8pm, located at 52 Catharine St., North Hamilton. The information session will be delivered in English. 

This workshop will provide an overview of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Policy Change and Application Submission

You will also learn about:

When: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 12:30pm
Where: Beasley Centre, 145 Wilson Street East , Hamilton

The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) will be presenting an information session for newcomer families who are interested in reuniting with their families in Canada but are needing to understand the process and their responsibilities.

The information session will be during the day on Wednesday May 10th from 12:30pm-2pm at 145 Wilson St., East  at the Beasley Centre (Hamilton) and will be presented in Arabic.  

This workshop will provide an overview of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Policy Change and Application Submission

When: Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
Where: Hamilton Public Library, 55 York Boulevard, Hamilton

The story of Ambassador Jeremiah Sulunteh.

The quest for the Vice Presidency of Africa's oldest Republic: Liberia. 

On behalf of the Federation of Liberian Associations in Canada and the Friends of Sulunteh in Canad,a you are invited to an open community town hall featuring H.E Jeremiah Sulunteh as he reflects on his journey of coming to Canada as a refugee and now vying for the office of Vice President of the Republic of Liberia. 

Admisison free. Refreshments will be provided.