Lego Club

We bring the LEGO, you bring the ideas!

For Newcomers
Every Tuesday in October, 4-5pm
October 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th

In the Eastman Immigrant Services building
D4-284 Reimer Avenue

Call or text Sheena at 204.371.2822 or René at 204.408.0765 to sign up.

English for Work

English for Work courses include:

  • English for Work CLB 5 & 6
  • English for Work CLB 7 & 8

English for Work classes are an introduction to Canadian culture and language / communication skills.  They are designed for individuals with a CLB 5+ in Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing who need to improve their language skills before taking a certification course for furthering employment opportunities.

Computer Class

This course focuses on computer skills in the workplace as well as accessing online training, webinars and programs. This course aims to give participants computer skills to enhance self-directed learning, online learning, word processing for work, and presentation skills for work.

Communication for Health Care Aide CLB 5-7

Communication for Health Care Aides is a blended 12-week introduction to Canadian culture and language / communication skills for health care aides and other health professionals. It is designed for individuals with a CLB 5-7 in Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing who need to improve their language skills before taking a health care aide certification course.

This course includes lessons and activities that focus on foundational language skills needed for a health care aide in a personal care home setting. Topics include how to build rapport, give a clear message, ask questions, listen actively, clarify understanding, give instructions, report a situation, manage a phone call, and make suggestions.  Students must have a computer or have regular access to one, and be comfortable with working online.  Teachers will provide ongoing online support throughout the class.

Class meetings will take place Wednesday mornings for 1.5 hours.  Start date is September 28th.  Instructor will contact the students.  First in-class meeting will take place September 30th.

For more information or to register, please register online or contact Gwen at 204.346.6609.

Back-To-School Workshop For Newcomer Parents

Newcomer parents are encouraged to meet at the Eastman Education Centre, 385 Loewen Blvd, in Steinbach on Tuesday, September 8th from 7:00-8:00pm to discuss the different protocols and procedures for back to school this year.

Limited space is available (1 parent/family only).

For registration and questions, please call or text René at 204.408.0765.

Learn to Skate Program

*THIS PROGRAM IS FULL*

The Learn to Skate Program is for kids and youth, ages 6-18.

Lessons are offered on September 10 & 11, 5-6pm; and September 12, 19 & 26 from 1-2pm at the T.G. Smith Centre in Steinbach.

For more information or to register, contact Komal at 204.972.0675. Registration deadline is September 2nd.

EIS Learn to Skate Program funded by:

Zumba with Family! Fitness

Eastman Immigrant Services invites you to Zumba with Family! Fitness!

This event will take place every Friday, from August 14th to October 2nd, 6:30-7:30pm at the Stony Brook Middle School playground.

Classes are free for registered newcomers (different activities for kids ages 6+).

To register, click the button below or contact Komal at 204.972.0675.