Newcomers Network

We welcome all newcomers to Canada with compassion, connection, and community. Our events, programs, and resources are designed to help newcomers settle in, and make new friendships with other internationals and Canadians!


Newcomers to Canada Fellowship
  • Date: Every Sunday
  • Time: 1:00 – 2:30 PM
  • Location: The Peoples Church – Gym

Is this your first year in Canada? If you are a recent newcomer to Canada, we extend a warm invitation to join us! We are a welcoming and diverse space where newcomers to Canada can find connection and community in their life and faith journey.

We gather every Sunday to have lunch together as we share stories and discuss topics on faith and migration.

To join us, please email our team!
Email Our Team

ESL Bible Study
  • Date: Every Sunday
  • Time: 2:30 – 3:45 PM
  • Location: The Peoples Church – Gym & E103

Are you interested in learning more about Jesus and the Bible in an easy English-friendly format? If your answer is yes, then our ESL Bible Study is for you!
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ESL Classes

* Registration is currently closed for all ESL classes.

Our ESL classes are designed to help nurture English skills and Canadian cultural understanding in a welcoming and caring community. This is also a great opportunity to develop friendships with other students who are learning English!

In-Person Classes

  • Date: Every Tuesday (beginning January 16)
  • Time: 1:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Locations: W201, W202, W302

Online Classes

  • Date: Every Thursday (beginning January 18)
  • Time: 1:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Our online classes offer two English levels – Basic and Advanced


Newcomers Canada Day Picnic

Come join us as we celebrate Canada Day with friends from The Peoples Church community. 
Bring your friends and family! You can also bring sports equipment and games to play with others.  

Food and refreshments will be provided, BUT we encourage you to bring a side dish to share!

This is a FREE event. No registration required.

More Details

  • Date: Sunday, June 30
  • Time: 1:30 – 5:00 PM
  • Location: G Ross Lord Park, Picnic Area # 3 (4801 Dufferin St, North York, ON, M3H 5T3)