Meet new friends and gain cultural insights with second language support at Pembroke Public Library. An abundance of in-house and online resources are ready for you to start learning today.
Local Immigration Partnership
The Local Immigration Partnership/Partenariat local pour l’immigration (LIP) Lanark and Renfrew is a collection of community leaders and organizations working together to foster an inclusive community. Pembroke Public Library works with the LIP to create programs, events and services designed to help newcomers assimilate into our community.
Language Learning on Digital Libraries
The library provides all members with access to online language learning resources. Start learning today with Mango Languages, which has English as a Second Language taught in 21 languages, or introduce your kids to Little Pim the panda bear who teaches Spanish, French, English/ESL, Mandarin Chinese, Italian, German, Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, Russian, Korean, or Portuguese.
English as a Second Language Chat Group
Come visit our English as a Second Language (ESL) Chat Group to practice your spoken English with others! Meetings are every Wednesday from 12:30 pm to 2:00 p.m. in the library boardroom. Everyone welcome!
English Language Materials
Click HERE to browse our Adult Department collection of English Language Materials. Borrow from this collection to learn and practice from home.
Immigration and Citizenship Canada
Go to Immigration and Citizenship Canada to learn how to become a Canadian citizen, check the status of your application and more!
Go to Service Ontario to find information on Driver licences, plate stickers, health cards, birth certificates and lots more!
Visit Service Canada to apply for a SIN number, search the job bank and so much more!
Go to Settlement.Org to find out more about Libraries and Learning. Libraries have many programs. It is easy to get involved.