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Icon of the event Dr. Paul Garfinkel - A Life in Psychiatry: Looking Out, Looking In
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Palmerston

One of Canada's leading psychiatrists and founder of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Dr. Paul Garfinkel has written a candid new memoir. Through his 40-year career and life devoted to the understanding, care and a...

Icon of the event Simplifying Moving to A Simpler Lifestyle
Mon Oct 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Have you recently downsized or are you thinking about moving to a simpler lifestyle, and are overwhelmed by all the decisions that need to be made? Come learn about the traps to avoid and the questions you need to ask BEFORE,...

Icon of the event Memory & Dementia
Sat Oct 24, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Maryvale

In partnership with CAMH (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) please join us for this educational workshop where we will explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementias. Participants will become fam...

Icon of the event Prevent Diabetes Now!  Simple Steps to a Healthier You
Fri Oct 23, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Dawes Road

Part of the Healthy Living Series presented by Toronto Public Health. Please contact Dawes Road Branch at 416-396-3820 for details.

Icon of the event Dementia 101
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Woodside Square

This presentation by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto provides an overview of Alzheimer?s disease, coping strategies and services in the community. Register in person or by phone. Space is limited....

Icon of the event Change is the Rule of Life
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Director and producer Ken Stern, freelance documentary filmmaker, will screen his short film "Change is the Rule of Life." The film portrays the life transitions that older adults face when living independently becomes moe ch...

Icon of the event Tips for Healthy Eating
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Kennedy/Eglinton

Toronto Public Health invites you to learn simple ways to make healthier food choices....

Icon of the event Juicing Workshop
Wed Oct 14, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Jones

Join the Kitchen Library for a fun juicing workshop for all ages. Participants will learn how to make their own fruit and vegetable juices. Content covered includes how to juice for optimal health, how to use the juicer, prop...

Icon of the event Easy, Homemade Baby Food
Sat Oct 10, 2015 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Forest Hill

Olivia Scobie will demonstrate how to make baby food at home affordably.

Icon of the event Basics of Healthy Eating Parts 1&2!  Simple Steps to a Healthier You
Ongoing event running from Fri Oct 09, 2015 - Fri Oct 16, 2015
Dawes Road

Part of the Healthy Living Series presented by Toronto Public Health. Please contact Dawes Road Branch at 416-396-3820 for details.