Valley Community Learning Association, Kentville Telephone: (902) 679-5252 Website: ca There are also different tutoring programs available for newcomers who want extra help with their English language skills.
A volunteer-based, one-on-one tutoring program for adults learning English as an additional language.
In the 19th and early 20th century, Halifax was the entry point for European immigration to Canada.
Today, Halifax is a busy Atlantic seaport and the economic and cultural hub of Eastern Canada.
On December 6, 1917, the collision of a Norwegian cargo ship with a French munitions ship loaded with 2,500 tons of explosives resulted in the Halifax Explosion, which killed over 2,000 people and leveled the northern half of the city.