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Icon of the event Growing Up Safely
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Pape/Danforth

Learn about injury risks to young children (birth to six years) and ways to promote safety in the home. This presentation will be delivered by a Registered Nurse from Toronto Public Health....

Icon of the event The health benefits of plant-based diet
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Plant-based diets are on the rise! From popular documentaries like 'Forks Over Knives' and 'Cowspiracy' to celebrities and athletes adopting a plant-based diet, this movement is hot right now. Catch the benefits of this trend...

Icon of the event Finding Skincare Products that Work
Thu Jul 28, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Yorkville

Ingredients and formulations to tackle specific...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

This is a FREE parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with infants aged 6 weeks to 6 months. Topics covered during the program are: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, c...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Humberwood Walking Club
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Enjoy breathtaking views, meet new people and become more physically active by exploring the fabulous greenspace known as the Humber Arboretum. All walks are weather permitting. For more information and to register, call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Icon of the event Evening Films @ the Toronto Reference Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Join us for some inspiring, uplifting and entertaining films and documentaries. Films are themed around STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), Finance, Careers, Innovation, Imagination and the Human Spirit....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jul 29
Thu Aug 04
Fri Aug 05
Thu Aug 11
Fri Aug 12
Icon of the event Toddlers Growing Up Safely
Fri Jul 29, 2016 | 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Exercise, play and exploration is essential for a well-rounded child. Learn how to keep your child safe while they grow with a Toronto Public Health nurse. Drop-in.

Icon of the event Seniors Exercise and Falls Prevention
10:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us for a free Community Exercise and Falls Prevention class for seniors. Offered in partnership with Carefirst Seniors and Community Services. Call 416-393-7746 tor register.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 16
Tue Aug 23
Tue Aug 30
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:
Tue Aug 02
Tue Aug 09
Tue Aug 16
Tue Aug 23
Tue Aug 30
Icon of the event Living & Learning With Baby-Toronto Public Health
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Come and meet other parents and talk about adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child safe and community resources. Ages 6 weeks-6 months. Please contact the...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 03
Wed Aug 10