ESL (English Second Language)

english-751057_1920Community Church is host to 4 different ESL classes, currently taught by 4 instructors that are offered in partnership with the York Catholic District School Board, Adult Continuing Education Department. Learners participate in various reading, listening, speaking and writing skills activities. Sometimes trips are organized to participate in various Canadian experiences; trips going to such locations as the Maple sugar bush, Pioneer Village, McMichael Art Gallery, etc.

Our morning class, offered year round, by instructor Jenny Westerik, hosts a ‘Conversation Hour’ twice a month giving new immigrants the opportunity to converse with native-English speakers.


Monday – Friday 9 am – 12 pm

If you would like to volunteer for ‘Conversation Hour’ please contact us.

For more information contact: Diane Hoving - Office Administrator With her Type A personality, a good cup of coffee and her giftedness in administration, Diane manages the day to day operations of the church. She is an integral part of the ministry team, working alongside staff and the many ministry leaders.