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Icon of the event Memory and Dementia
Mon Mar 27, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

A researcher with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health will explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementias. Participants will become familiar with the underlying causes of dementia, the risk fact...

Icon of the event Late Life Depression
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Yorkville

A research team from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health will explore the nature of depression, how it can be misdiagnosed for other conditions, the importance of a proper diagnosis and the link between depression and ...

Icon of the event Removing the Terror From the Licence Renewal Process
Fri Mar 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Are you, or someone you know, planning on driving over the age of 80? Worried about the mandatory renewal test? In this session, a representative from MTO will provide driving tips, talk about recent rules of the road, and go...

Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Class includes 20 minutes of meditation and 40 minutes of stress-relieving stretches. Led by a Meditation Toronto Instructor....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 06
Mon Mar 20
Mon Apr 10
Mon May 08
Mon May 15
Icon of the event Local Food - Good for Our Health and The Environment
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Local food is gaining in popularity. You could even say that it's a rapidly growing movement in Toronto (pun intended)! In this session, attendees will find a variety of resources designed to help them enjoy more local food ...

Icon of the event Friends of Gerrard/Ashdale Library
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for good conversations in a friendly and welcoming environment. This program will have an advisory component. Do tell us the programs you would like the library to offer. This is also a chance to meet new friends a...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 23
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 22
Icon of the event Overcoming Loneliness and Social Isolation
Fri Apr 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Jane Teasdale, co-founder of Mosaic Home Care Services & Community Resource Centre, is here to discuss models of care that help meet identified social and emotional needs of older adults within care.Registration is required. ...

Icon of the event Managing Pain & Living Well
Thu Jun 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Aliza Weinrib will help you increase your understanding of pain and how it affects you. She will discuss actions and choices that can help you manage your pain and get examples of coping strategies that you can start usin...

Icon of the event Hearing Health Check with Connect Hearing
Mon Mar 06, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Richview

Hearing Professionals at Connect Hearing will be offering complimentary Hearing Health Checks which include a hearing screening and an opportunity to ask questions related to hearing and hearing health....

Icon of the event Personal Emergency Preparedness
Fri Mar 03, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Emergencies are a fact of life. They can happen any time and any place. Whether you work, play or live in Toronto you need to embrace the fact that personal preparedness is an individual responsibility. Emergency responders d...