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Icon of the event Allergies Demystified
Wed Dec 03, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Eatonville

Find out in this SciChat, why allergies are becoming more prevalent in Canada, and what curative treatments have been developed in response to the allergic reaction. Presented by the Dept. of Immunology, University of Toronto...

Icon of the event An Agatha Christie Mystery: Finding Alzheimer's on the Page
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Regina Jokel offers the opportunity to learn about the signs of normal and abnormal aging in human language. Based on the cases of three famous mystery writers, including Agatha Christie, it will allow the audience to r...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop-Five Easy Steps To Independence
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Parents and children must attend together. Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Space...

Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Thu Nov 13, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
McGregor Park

This interacitve workshop for parents and their 10-14 year olds will help families 1) communicate together 2) find out if their 10-14 year olds are ready to be home alone 3) develop an At Home Alone plan together. A free DVD ...

Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps to Independence
Thu Nov 20, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Runnymede

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year old to be home alone safely....

Icon of the event At Home Alone: Five Easy Steps to Independence
Sat Oct 25, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Locke

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Parents and children must attend together. Call 416-393-7730 to register.

Icon of the event Baby Food
Wed Dec 03, 2014 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Eatonville

Holistic nutritionist and homeopath Jocelyn McTavish discusses when to introduce new foods to baby & how to make nourishing meals using the best ingredients. Bring baby to try some of the foods. 416-394-5270 to register

Icon of the event Ballroom Dancing
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Ever wanted to try ballroom dancing in the past? Now is your chance to have fun while you learn something new with talented and experienced Ballroom Dancing instructor from York University, David Outevski. Learn some simple e...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 22
Wed Oct 29
Icon of the event Beat the Flu season naturally with Aromatherapy
Mon Nov 03, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Alderwood

Join us for an interactive workshop with Monika Meulman of "the Healing Muse" where you will learn the basic tenets of aromatherapy and healing with essential oils.Blend your own oils and create a home care spray for disenfec...

Icon of the event Brain Games for Seniors
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Maria A. Shchuka

Gain new knowledge on brain function and have fun with other seniors playing games to sharpen cognition. To register call 416-394-1000.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 24