Events

When: Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 2:30pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 8 Main Street East, Hamilton

Come learn about ways to quit smoking and get free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) patches

Arabic interpretation available. For more information and to register, contact Wasan at 905-529-5209 x 233. 

When: Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:30pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 1119 Fennell Avenue East, Hamilton

It’s important to have regular screenings for cervical and breast cancer. Learn about risk factors, signs and symptoms.

TAKE ACTION!

For more information and to register, contact Nada at 905-387-1100 x 226

When: Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 11:00am
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 1119 Fennell Avenue East, Hamilton

Come learn about General Information on Canadian Tax System. For more information and to register, contact Nada at 905-387-1100 x 226. 

When: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 12:30pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 182 Rebecca Street, Hamilton

Come learn about:

  • Who is required to complete the Income Reporting statements
  • When to submit them and to whom
  • How to complete the statements

Arabic interpretation available. For more information and to register, contact Lina El-Ali at 905-525-9676 x 228

When: Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Lincoln Alexander Theatre, 160 King Street East, Hamilton

This year, Hamilton kicks off Black History Month celebrations with a remarkable performance about the extra-ordinary life of historical figure and heroine Harriet Tubman.

“The Spirit of Harriet Tubman” is a play written and performed by acclaimed Canadian actor and playwright Leslie McCurdy whose incredible performance invokes the “spirit” of iconic abolitionist. It’s a wonderful hour of breathtaking theatre you don’t want to miss!

Enjoy African drumming, dance and visit select vendors for books and artifacts.

My Winter
When: Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
Where: Hamilton Waterfront Trust Theatre, 47 Discovery Drive, Hamilton

What is winter like outside of Canada? For those who are not from the country, winter is more than just snow, hot chocolate, warm fire places and maple syrup on snow.

Come have a chat with Global Hamilton Connect to learn about winter experiences from all over the world. My Winter is a series of laid-back conversations with newcomers sharing fond memories experiences of winter in their countries.

WHEN: Saturday, February 4, 2017
TIME: 2 – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Hamilton Waterfront Trust Theatre, 47 Discovery Drive

When: Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: Pier 8, 47 Discovery Drive, Hamilton

February 4, 2017, 1 to 4 pm at Hamilton's beautiful Waterfront - Pier 8, 47 Discovery Drive

Experience an inspiring, family-friendly day of music, craft, food & fun at the Waterfront, in celebration of winter and the 2017 Hamilton Winterfest community programs!  

Entry to the event is free, but you are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food or cash donation for the Welcome Inn Community Centre food bank. 

What you’ll find at the Winterfest Kick-Off this year

Free Skating for Newcomers
When: Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 11:30am
Where: Hamilton Waterfront, Pier 8, 47 Discovery Drive, Hamilton,

Have you moved to beautiful Hamilton from another country? Come out and have fun at the 2017 Hamilton Winterfest!Winterfest is a 10-day celebration of the city of Hamilton and the beauty of the winter season.

When: Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

Wesley will be hosting a 13th Month Planning Session for Private Sponsor Groups on Thursday February 2nd from 6pm-8pm at Wesley – 52 Catharine St., North.

Come and learn about:

•    When to start preparing newcomers for Month 13;
•    The role of sponsors during the "transition period", including important tasks to consider; and
•    The post-sponsorship relationship.
•    Transitioning onto Ontario Works

Street meter parking available after 6pm. Light refreshments to be served

When: Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 11:00am
Where: FirstOntario Centre, 101 York Blvd, Hamilton

Looking for a job? Visit Hamilton's largest job fair with over 100 employers looking to hire for:

1. Full-time

2. Part-time

3. Co-op/Internships

4. Summer work

Come prepared with your resume! For more information, visit: http://connecttocareersjobfair.com/