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Icon of the event At Home Alone
Tue Jul 14, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Burrows Hall

Is your child ready to be left home alone safely? Parents and children will find out together, and prepare....

Icon of the event Dementia 101
Tue Jul 14, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Woodside Square

This presentation by the Alzheimer's Society of Toronto provides an overview of Alzheimer's disease, coping strategies and services in the community. Registration begins May 2nd. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979....

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

A free program provided by Toronto Public Health. Come and meet other parents and talk about infant growth, development, nutrition and so much more! A Children?s Librarian will be doing a Storytime on July 8 and August 19.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Icon of the event Wellness Program for seniors at Steeles
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Steeles

A wellness program with St Paul's Community Services and Housing for older adults and seniors in Chinese.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 02
Thu Aug 06
Icon of the event Brain Health
Tue Jun 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

As part of Alzheimer's Awareness, WoodGreen Community Services presents a free health information session on keeping a healthy brain. For information please call 416-396-3975.

Icon of the event INGREDIENTS: Understanding What?s in Your Beauty Products
Thu Jun 25, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Queen/Saulter

This workshop will cover the basic scientific concepts behind beauty products. Armed with this knowledge, attendees will learn the basics of how to interpret product claims and ingredient lists for various beauty products, an...

Icon of the event Your Brain: what goes on as we age?
Wed Jun 24, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Beaches

As we get older, we often find that we're not as mentally sharp as we used to be in our youth. What changes occur in the brain as we age, and is this normal? Severe impairment may also happen with age in the form of cogniti...

Icon of the event You Gotta' Go: Bladder Health and You
Mon Jun 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by the Nurse Continence Advisor of Trillium Health Partners, this seminar discusses bladder problems, incontinence, treatment and management options. Question and answer session follows. Call 416-394-5270 or emailea...

Icon of the event Food Junkies - Author Reading with Vera Tarman, MD
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street

Dr. Vera Tarman will discuss her latest book 'Food Junkies: The Truth About Food Addiction' which focuses on the experiences of people coping with various forms of food addiction, and provides readers with practical informati...

Icon of the event Puzzles and the Brain: How Playing with Puzzles is Good for You!
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bendale

Enigmatologist Stacy Costa explains how solving puzzles can benefit all ages by developing the strength and stamina of the brain.