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Icon of the event Diabetes: What You Need to Know!
Wed Oct 12, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Leaside

A presentation by the Canadian Diabetes Association....

Icon of the event Older Caregiver Cafe
Thu Sep 29, 2016 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

When is the last time you took a rejuvenating break? You're invited to join other family caregivers to socialize, learn, relax and be entertained in a series of interactive workshops. Presentations include: Sharing-Listening...

Icon of the event Diabetes Self-Management Program
12:45 pm - 3:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Information on how to manage your diabetes....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Aug 05
Fri Aug 12
Fri Aug 19
Fri Aug 26
Fri Sep 02
Icon of the event Food Skills with Toronto Public Health
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Free workshop for children and their parents. Parent(s) and guardian(s) must attend all three sessions with their children. Ages 8 -12. Register in person or call 416-394-5170.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 06
Wed Jul 13
Wed Jul 20
Icon of the event Parenting Skills in Urdu/Hindi/Panjabi
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Humberwood

Learn about topics such as child safety, behaviour development, health, child growth and other areas associated with childhood development. Hosted in partnership with Rexdale Women's Centre. To REGISTER, please contact Tahira...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jun 30
Icon of the event Does your home have radon?
Mon Oct 24, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Mainul Husain from Health Canada and Bob Wood, past president of Canadian Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists, will explain why should you be concerned about radon in your home and workplace and what you can do ...

Icon of the event Children's Safety
Fri Aug 05, 2016 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Dawes Road

What kids and their families need to know to be safe on bikes, blades and boards, on the water, on roads and in the neighbourhood. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Register for a reminder phone call or email.

Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre
10:00 am - 1:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

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


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 04
Mon Jul 11
Mon Jul 18
Mon Jul 25
Mon Aug 08
Icon of the event Evening films at 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:
Thu Jun 30
Fri Jul 08
Thu Jul 21
Fri Jul 22
Thu Jul 28
Icon of the event Managing Stress: Foods to Support and Nourish
Wed Sep 07, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Leaside

A presentation by The Big Carrot....