LINC students have enjoyed the warm days of late spring and early summer as they completed the first school year term (April 2016- March 2017). LINC will be off for the summer from June 27th to September 6th, 2016. Before the term ended, students participated in various events and field trips in Toronto and enjoyed being new Torontonians. Some of these excursions included seeing the cherry blossoms in High Park, participating in the New Comers Day Celebration at Nathan Phillip Square, taking a tour of Old City Hall, and a picnic on Centre Island.
University Settlement’s 2015 Annual General Meeting was a Success!
Thanks to our members, volunteers, staff, and board, this year’s AGM was a great success. 2 new board members were elected, and 3 board members were re-elected: Jenny Friedland, Casey Yeung, Tim Poon, Kelly Goldthorpe, and Bashar Kassir.
The evening also included guest speaker, Kenny Yep - a neighborhood resident since 1989 who has a longstanding history with University Settlement.
Thank you to all in attendance for your support and…
2015 Annual General Meeting – You’re Invited!
You are cordially invited to attend and participate in the business of the 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM) and the election of members to the Board of Directors. The 2015 Annual General Meeting of University Settlement will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the Auditorium.
We will be electing five members to the Board of Directors for three-year terms at this meeting and continue to seek individuals who will bring not only new ideas and energy, but who can also commit their time and…
Join Grange Fitness Gym with a friend by June 15th and you each pay ½ price for 6 months!
Example: Two adults join, regular price is $34/month each. During promo the fee will be only $17 each for the first 6 months! After six months fees go back to regular price.
Promotion will apply for those that join the gym with a friend from May 15, 2016 to June 15, 2016 .
For more information call Mark at 416-598-3444 ext. 245
Registration for those wishing to register for 5 days a week of After School activities for the full school year begins Saturday, June 4th at 9am on a first come, first served basis. A limited amount of subsidy is available for those who are eligible. Advantages of registering for 5 days a week for the full school year:
Come and join us…Settlement Services helps newcomers become a part of the community. This month’s visit to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario was one of many activities we organize for newcomers to learn about Canadian culture and society through firsthand experience.
For more info, please contact Settlement & Social Services Coordinator Jenny Shen at 416-408-4058 ext 223
The application for our annual Investing in our Community Scholarship Award is available now! This scholarship aims to recognize exceptional volunteerism and contribution to helping our communities grow. Candidates who volunteer with University Settlement, live in the Greater Toronto Area, are over the age of 17 and will attend an educational institution or training program in the fall as a domestic student are encouraged to apply.
2015 Winners of the Investing in our Community Scholarship Award
Kevin Fellows – $1500.00
This program is for both recreational and competitive athletes, 18 years or older.
Practice Times will be as follows:
Tuesdays from 7:00-8:00am
Thursdays from 7:00-8:30pm
Please see the flyer for more details: Masters Swim – May 2016 Flyer