When: Friday, May 26, 2017 - 11:30am
Where: Waterfront Centre, 555 Bay Street North, Hamilton

L'ACFO Régionale Hamilton is pleased to invite you to the first francophone networking luncheon of 2017, on May 26th at the Waterfront Centre located at 555 Bay street North in Hamilton. 

The luncheons are held in French and their objective is to gather francophones and francophiles of the Hamilton region around a leading figure of the French-language community They also provide ideal conditions for francophones and francophiles to network and form a more inclusive community in the Hamilton Region.

When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

Private Sponsorship Network Meetings will provide:

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

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


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 

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: