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Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention Workshop
Wed May 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Long Branch

Diabetes is a serious disease - but it can be prevented. Join Toronto Public Health for this informative workshop. Phone 416-394-5320 or Email lbstaff@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.

Icon of the event Healthy Living For Older Adults: Keep Active And Maintain Your Independence
Fri Jun 27, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Join a representative from Toronto Health for a talk about how physical activity can help to keep muscles and bones strong, improve posture and maintain balance. Discover the emotional and social benefits of keeping active in...

Icon of the event Dental Health Workshop for Seniors
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Toronto Public Health will present information on the importance of oral health, dental disease, prevention and access to free dental care in this workshop. For more information and to register, visit in person or call 416-39...

Icon of the event Homeopathy for Seniors
Tue Jun 03, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Meet a homeopath who will discuss common ailments and homeopathic remedies.

Icon of the event Type 2 Diabetes - Are you at risk?
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cliffcrest

A Toronto Public Health Nurse will come out to discuss your risk for developing Type 2 Diabetes and share ways to prevent it. Diabetes prevention starts with you. Take small steps to a better life.

Icon of the event Lakeshore Environmental Gardening Society
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Bringing the Outdoors In. Exchange seeds and plants. Meet local gardeners, participate in gardening events. Contact: 416-347-5449 or info@legsetobicoke.ca


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 01
Thu Jun 05
Icon of the event Reiki:  A Holistic Healing Technique
Thu Jun 05, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Palmerston

Learn about the healing and calming effects of this ancient...

Icon of the event 'At Home Alone' Family Workshop
Wed Jun 11, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

A fun, interactive workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health, with Toronto Public Library....

Icon of the event Your Brain on Speed: How the Brain Responds to the Rush Hour of Life
Tue Apr 29, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Session 1: Do You Want to go Faster?...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Jul 12, 2014 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children. It will cover all the necessary information including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Receive y...

Pedometer Lending Program
Pedometer Lending Program

Count your steps using a pedometer borrowed from the library. Get some motivation and get active.