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Come for a game of Ping Pong or maybe even an board game or two. Intended primarily for families to relax, play some active games with each other or their neighbours and spend some quality time playing board games, doing crafts or just listening to music.
Worried about your money? Come learn how to improve your financial well-being with expert Catherine MacGregor of the Finance Learning Centre at UTM! This virtual session will cover:
💰 Understanding the concept of financial literacy.
💰 Assessing your own level of financial literacy and identify knowledge gaps.
💰 Identifying resources for financial literacy available online.
New to living in downtown Toronto or city life in general? Many of our Charles Street residents are international students who have never lived in a large city before. The Charles Street neighbourhood is a busy place with plenty to do - we’ve put together this short tour of the area to give you a sense of what living at UFH is like!
This gloomy weather is really making us miss warmer days and all the fun we had at our Faculty Housing Summer Meet and Greet last August! We're looking forward to arranging more events and socials to come together, socialize, and connect. #TBT
Is this your first winter in Canada? Worried about how to deal with the cold temperatures? We’ve got you covered (literally)! Staying warm during winter is all about dressing and layering clothes appropriately like we’ve shown in this video.
If you’d like to learn more about how to thrive during winter, our friends at @uoftfamilycare are hosting a session on Learning to Love Winter in collaboration with the Centre for International Experience tomorrow! Click the link in bio on either of our profiles to register for the session.
It's the moment you've been waiting for! Winter programming for adults and children is now available for registration for Charles Street residents. There's plenty to do including:
❄ Ping Pong Mondays (adults 18+)
❄ Virtual Tutoring (ages 7 - 13)
❄ Kids' Creative Crafts (ages 5 - 12)
❄ Wednesday Co-Ed Yoga (adults 18+)
❄ Advanced STEM (ages 7 - 13)
❄ Kids' No-Bake Treats (ages 7 - 13)
❄ Sunday Co-ed Yoga (adults 18+)
For more information and to register head over to our events calendar #linkinbio
Don’t worry if you don’t get taxes! Tomorrow we’re hosting a CRA Introduction to Income Taxes in Canada session in collaboration with the Centre for International Experience! This session is a comprehensive introduction to Canadian income tax filing. Students and their partners will learn basic rules and principles for filing personal income taxes in Canada (e.g. how to report different types of income, understanding tax deductions and tax credits, etc.).
If you’re interested in getting a head start on your taxes, head over to our events calendar to learn more and register! #linkinbio
There are three sessions left in our Postpartum Adult Education Series over the course of January! Learn to navigate the first few weeks of parenthood and adjust to a brand new life with your newborn 👶 Sessions are held virtually from 11am - 1pm on Sundays. For more info and to register, head over to our events calendar! #linkinbio
That's a wrap! Our offices will be closed for the holidays on December 21, 2022 – January 1, 2023, inclusive.
Charles Street Residence and Admissions office staff will be available to answer inquiries on Wednesday, December 28, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm by phone, email, or in-person. The Huron-Sussex Property Management Office will remain open throughout the holiday break. Please refer to our notices for additional information.
We hope everyone has a safe and restful time off. We'll see you back on January 2, 2023!...
This year we were grateful to be able to bring ...
This year we were grateful to be able to bring back in-person activities and reconnect with residents face-to-face. So much happened in 2022 and we can’t wait for 2023! Here are just some of our highlights from this year 💙
Have you been joining the World Cup 2022 viewing parties at Charles Street? We’re showing the semi-final matches today and tomorrow in the Recreation Room at 35 Charles (2nd floor):
⚽️December 13, 2-4 pm: Argentina vs Croatia
⚽️December 14, 2-4 pm: France vs Morocco
Whether you’re a soccer fan or looking to learn more about the sport, we hope you’ll join the excitement! Snacks and refreshments will be provided!