Events

2017 Taste Of Africa
When: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 6:30pm
Where: Michelangelo's Conference and Banquet Hall , 1555 Upper Wentworth Street, Hamilton

Come one, Come all!

Great food. Keynote speaker Adwoa Badoe. Drumming music performance by The Toronto Children's Concert Choir & Performing Arts Company. Cash bar. Door prizes. Silent auction. Live auction. Raffle draws and more!

Michelangelo's Conference and Banquet Hall

1555 Upper Wentworth Street 

Doors Open: 6:30PM - 12AM

Order tickets online at http://www.ghanaschoolsofdreams.com/

When: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:30am
Where: Nicholas Mancini Centre, 44 Hunt Street, Hamilton

You are invited to ... Together We Are Better 2.0

Friday, April 21, 2017

8:30 am. - 1:30 pm

Nicholas Mancini Centre, 44 Hunt Street, Hamilton

A workshop for language and employment service providers working with newcomers in Hamilton

When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Hamilton City Hall, 71 Main Street West, Hamilton

For the third consecutive year, Hamilton is proud to participate in the province wide celebration of Sikh Heritage Month. On April 20th, our community will reunite to commemorate our achievements and local ambassadors. Understanding people and their heritage is pivotal to personal and community growth.

Come celebrate with us! 

From 1-6pm, try on a Turban with our 'Turban Up' event, view Art of Punjab's "350 Gobind Exhibit" and our Student Art exhibit. Formal celebrations begin at 6:30pm. 

When: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 5:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 182 Rebecca Street, Hamilton

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION OPPORTUNITES

Come and find out more about:

  • Financial aid for getting your professional credentials in Canada
  • Grants to access a post secondary in Ontario

Presented by
The Access Centre for Regulated Employment Ontario Education Funding Services

To register, contact Jane at 905-529-5209 x 236 or jsumwiza@iwchamilton.ca

When: Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 160 Centennial Pkwy North #7, Hamilton

The STOP program delivers research-based, cost-free smoking cessation workshops in local communities.

Eligible participants will:

  • Attend an educational session
  • Receive a five-week course of nicotine patches

For more information and to register, contact Ahlam at 905-662-9160 x 223

Download Arabic Poster

When: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 160 Centennial Pkwy North #7, Hamilton

Come learn about:

  • Importance of Home buying step by step
  • Financial readiness
  • Selecting the right house for you
  • Worksheets and more

Child minding and light refreshments provided. Limited space. For more information and to register, contact: 

Tara Al-Janabi at 905-662-9160 x 221
Ahlam Mohammad at 905-662-9160 x 223

When: Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 3:30pm
Where: Westdale Secondary School, 700 Main St

Come celebrate Pakistan day on Sunday April 2, 2017 at Westdale Secondary School. Performances and live tribute to legends late Abdul Sattar Edhi, Amjad Sabri and Junaid Jamshaid.

Tickets are $5. Children under 3 enter free!

When: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 6:30pm
Where: Hamilton Public Library, 55 York Boulevard, Hamilton

On November 25th 2016 The McMaster Womanists collaborated with Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights - McMaster McMaster Indigenous Student Community Alliance - MISCA The President's Advisory Committee on Building Community Alliance (PACBIC), McMaster Muslims For Peace and Justice the NGen Youth Centre and more to initiate conversations in response to the Anti-Racism Directorate dialogues surfaced in Hamilton in order to provide a more accessible venue for community members and students who wish to discuss their experiences of racism, and xenophobia.

When: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 8 Main Street East, Hamilton

Do you have questions regarding any area of child development ages 0-6 years old or children behaviour?

Come learn about:

Tips to understand your child development in different areas like: language, social, physical and more
Where to seek help when having concerns about your child

For more information and to register, contact Miss. Hana(RECE) at 905-529-5209 x 231 

When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

Attention all private sponsors! Come and joing Wesley Urban Ministries for their monthly network meeting on Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 6 - 8 pm. 

This month’s topic will be "Free Community Health Services". This will cover information about dental health services, preventative health screening, child and family services and pre and post natal services.

Private Sponsorship Network Meetings will provide: