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Icon of the event Sensitive Topics- Raising Safe and Healthy Children
Tue Apr 04, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Toronto Public Health is offering a program on how to talk to your children about Sensitive Topics....

Icon of the event Fitness 4 Youth: Youth Dance and Mentorship Group for Girls!
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Learn, collaborate & create different styles of dance with fitness instructor Shyanne Spilchen. Participate in meaningful discussions on topics such as leadership, professional development, motivation, relationship, business ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 02
Thu Mar 09
Thu Mar 16
Thu Mar 23
Thu Mar 30
Icon of the event Learn how to be Sun Safe!
Tue Jun 20, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Many of us enjoy spending time outside when the weather gets warmer. However, the sun can be damaging. We all need protection, but children are at a higher risk for overexposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) compared to ad...

Icon of the event At Home Alone
Sat Mar 04, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to meet your family's unique needs....

Icon of the event The What, the Why and the How of Cancer Prevention and Detection
Sat Feb 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

What percentage of cancers can be prevented? Why are there screening tests for cancers? What are they? How does our lifestyle increase our cancer risk? How much sugar should you have in a day? What are the nutrition labels r...

Icon of the event Walking to School: Pedestrian Safety
Tue May 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Walking or cycling to get to and from school has long been known to be an important source of physical activity for children. However, many of today's parents drive their children to school because they think that it is safe...

Icon of the event 5-2-1-0  Reduce Screen Time & Get Active
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Learn about everyday tips to promote your child's physical health and mental well-being....

Icon of the event Women's Health Workshop
Tue Apr 25, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Morningside

In this workshop brought to you by Toronto Public Health you will learn about:...

Icon of the event CANCELLED - Senior Housing
Thu Mar 02, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

An information session on senior housing. Who can qualify? Where to look to find housing. To register, visit the Library or call 416-396-8740.

Icon of the event Diabetes Workshop
Thu Mar 09, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Diabetes is a serious disease- but it can be prevented. Come join us if you are between the ages of 25 and 64, and living without diabetes....