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Icon of the event Breast, Cervical & Colorectal Cancer: What You Need to Know
Tue Sep 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Cancer is the leading cause of death in Canada, with rates continually on the rise for Canadians aged 50 and older. Find out how to improve your breast, cervical, and colorectal health at this free presentation offered by a T...

Icon of the event Wellness for Newcomers in Mandarin
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Senior Workshop Series in Mandarin!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Nov 17
Icon of the event Healing with Sprouts - The Best Sprouts to Eat and Grow
Wed Sep 16, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Ever wonder what it's like to sprout seeds at home? Do you know the health benefits and the best sprouts to eat and grow? Do you know how to create your own (DIY) sprouters with only a few dollars?...

Icon of the event Stress - Signs and Symptoms
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

Learn from a homeopath and registered nutritionist Jocelyn McTavish the signs and symptoms of stress, and how if not treated, it may cause havoc on our adrenal system and impairs many aspect of health such as weight gain, sl...

Icon of the event Juicing Workshop
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Agincourt

Learn how to make their own fruit and vegetable juices! This workshop will teach you how to juice for optimal health, how to use the juicer, proper juice storage, the best fruits and vegetables for juicing and offer some reci...

Icon of the event Supports Matter:Resource Fair for Single Parents
Mon Oct 05, 2015 | All Day
North York Central Library

Are you a single parent who requires information on financial, legal, employments and social supports? Then you need to attend the Supports Matter: Resource Fair for Single Parents on Monday Oct 5, 2015. Children are welcome....

Icon of the event Mental Health 101
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

An overview of mental illnesses and treatments are described as well as services are available and how to access them. In partnership with Reconnect Mental Health Services. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopublicl...

Icon of the event Out of Mind, Out of Sight
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
North York Central Library

What happens to people who suffer from mental illness and commit violent crimes? Where do they go? How are they treated?...

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 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,...