New Canadian Friendship Centre

Childcare Program

Childcare is provided for preschool children when parents are attending morning classes. We offer a safe and fun learning environment by providing age-appropriate activities including Bible stories, songs, activities and games.

When: Daily, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cafe Drop In

Cancelled till further notice due to Covid-19 We’d love to have you and your friends stop by the Café to visit and share stories and friendship with other newcomers to Canada and with our volunteers.

When: Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Registration open for classes starting January 11 $15 registration fee. All supplies provided.

When: Every Monday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Knitting Group

Come and learn to knit, while making new friends and practicing your English skills! Supplies are provided for you to learn and to participate in group projects.

When: Every Monday, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

ESL Conversation Class

Monday: 10 – 11:30 AM (in person) Monday: 7 – 8:30 PM (online) Wednesday: 10 – 11:30 AM (in person) All levels accepted

When: Every Monday, Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Baking and Cooking Classes

*CURRENTLY PAUSED DUE TO COVID* Make friends and enjoy community while learning traditional Canadian style baking, like cookies, muffins and cakes. Yum! You will have an opportunity to learn from volunteers (and teach fellow students!) how to make traditional recipes from around the world. You will learn to substitute healthier ingredients in recipes, as well as Canadian tips to shop for value and nutrition.

When: Every Monday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Artist Collective

We give women new to Canada opportunities to learn skills in sewing and needlework. We then provide experience and mentorship to market their quality handcrafted items to people who might buy them! This program is offered to participants of our Sewing & Knitting and Crochet classes who demonstrate commitment, creativity and attention to quality.

When: Every Monday, 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM

NCFC ESL Classes

When: Every Tuesday, Thursday, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM