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Icon of the event Connecting with your Teen
Wed May 25, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Morningside

This is a program by Toronto Public Health on how to connect with your teens. The support of a caring parent or adult is very important in a teen's development, and can help to:...

Icon of the event RUSH SEATS ONLY Tenth Annual June Callwood Lecture: Open Heart, Open Mind
Wed May 25, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Olympian Clara Hughes, Bell Canada's national spokesperson for the 'Let's Talk' campaign, and author of Open Heart, Open Mind shares her past struggles with depression and helps to break down the stigma associated with mental...

Icon of the event Overview of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementia
Thu May 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

Learn more about Alzheimer's Disease & other Dementia from an expert from the Alzheimer Society Of Toronto and how the Alzheimer Society can assist .

Icon of the event Toronto Public Health's Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

This is a free program offered by Toronto Public Health Nurses for parents with their infants 6 weeks to 6 months old....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 26
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Icon of the event Online Dating: Looking for love in the internet age
Thu May 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

If you're new to online dating but curious about giving it a shot, this is the place for you. Learn about the different online dating services out there, what it takes to make a winning profile, the etiquette of meeting other...

Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

A free program for children 5 and younger and their parent/caretakers....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 26
Thu Jun 02
Thu Jun 09
Thu Jun 16
Thu Jun 23
Icon of the event Senior Drivers and the Licence Renewal Process
Thu May 26, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

By attending this presentation, attendees will learn about trends and statistics for older drivers, the testing requirements for those 80 years and older, the collision reporting process for those 70 years and older, signs of...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course for Teens (11-16 years old)
Sat May 28, 2016 | 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Richview

Want to gain valuable skills to help you land that babysitting job and receive Red Cross certification? This one-day course will teach you how to babysit infants and young children and covers everything from first aid to diap...

Icon of the event Toronto Public Health - Living and Learning with Baby
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Port Union

This free seven week program will be presented by a Toronto Public Health nurse. It is for parents/caregivers of babies from 6 weeks to 6 months of age. Some of the topics discussed include infant feeding, safety, adjustment...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 04
Sat Jun 11
Sat Jun 18
Sat Jun 25
Icon of the event Meditation Hour
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

Experience the peace and happiness of meditation. Join an instructor from Meditation Toronto for easy stress relieving stretches followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and a rejuvenating meditation session. You will leave ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 28
Sat Jun 25