Newcomer Connections

Upcoming Events

There are endless opportunities to shine bright at the Y! Find the best opportunity to build new connections, meet new people, build new skills, learn something new and get involved in your new home to help you and your family Shine On.

Water Safety Information Session

July 17 | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Water Safety Information and Orientation Session Learn vital water safety skills and knowledge to keep you and your loved ones safe this summer. Our expert instructors will cover: · Swimming safety tips · Recognizing and responding to water emergencies · Safe swimming practices for all ages Whether you’re a parent, a swimmer, or

Urban Gardening Workshop Information and Orientation Session Join us for a hands-on Urban Gardening Workshop led by the experts from the ACAP Saint John team! Discover the joys and benefits of urban gardening. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced gardener, this workshop offers valuable insights and practical tips to help you grow

[NEC] Summer Engagement event

July 20 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Mark Your Calendars! The Newcomer Employment Champions [NEC] program presents its Summer Engagement event for ALL employees & families!

Fundy National Park Outreach Event Information and Orientation Session This is an in-person session at the outdoor greenspace of the Irving Oil Field House. Park rangers from Fundy National Park will be sharing information about the park, how to camp, and safety in nature through interactive activities. This will be a fun, interactive

Summer in New Brunswick Information and Orientation Session This online information session will help you to understand Canadian culture around the summer season, places to go and summer activities in New Brunswick. Come get many ideas of things to do with your family and events that you can participate in throughout the summer.

Contact Us

Looking for more help? Reach out to us at newcomerconnections@saintjohny.ca or call (506) 634-4860.