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Icon of the event Depression in Late life
Mon Jan 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The specialist at the Geriatric Mental Health Research Services of CAMH (Centre of Addiction and Mental Health) outlines the signs and symptoms of depression, and the way in which these can impact life. He will explore some ...

Icon of the event Mental Wellness: Stress and Coping
Thu Jan 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

High levels of stress can lead to serious conditions like heart disease, diabetes and mental illness. Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a presentation outlining signs and symptoms of stress, the impact of s...

Icon of the event Canada's Medical Marijuana (Cannabis) Regime
Thu Jan 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Lillian H. Smith

This workshop with lawyer Khalid Janmohaned (HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario) will give an overview of Health Canada's medical marijuana access regime, including requirements for legal purchase and possession of medical marij...

Icon of the event Cosmetic Ingredients in the News:  Cutting Through the Hype
Wed Jan 20, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Many cosmetic ingredients have come under fire as being "dirty" and "toxic". What should the consumer believe? Our presenter Louise Hidinger is a Ph.D. chemist, specializing in biological/organic chemistry and a cosmetic sc...

Icon of the event Depression in Late Life
Wed Jan 20, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Woodside Square

Learn the signs and symptoms of depression and how they impact your life. Risk factors of developing depression and how it related to memory and dementia will be explored. Presented by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Heal...

Icon of the event Memory and Dementia
Wed Jan 20, 2016 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
St. Lawrence

Offered by CAMH's Geriatric Mental Health Services. (Speaker name to be announced)...

Icon of the event NEW DATE: Dr. Paul Garfinkel - A Life in Psychiatry: Looking Out, Looking In
Tue Jan 19, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

The date for this program had been changed from Tuesday, October 27, 2015....

Icon of the event What's In Your Beauty Products?
Sat Jan 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

How do you choose your lipstick? By colour? By the label? Or by the ingredients list?...

Icon of the event Juicing Workshop- Kitchen Library
Fri Jan 15, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taylor Memorial

Make your own fruit and vegetable juices. Learn how to juice for optimal health, how to use the juicer, proper juice storage and the best fruits and vegetables for juicing. Juicer, fruit and veggies, and recipes supplied by K...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Parliament Street

Attention Parents! Are you a parent of a 6 week to 6 month old infant? Come and meet other parents and talk about adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child ...

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jan 14
Thu Jan 21
Thu Jan 28
Thu Feb 04