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Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course (Ages 11-15)
Fri Mar 17, 2017 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Back by popular demand - get your babysitting certification during March Break - Friday, March 17, 10am-6pm! This one-day course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children, and covers information and exercis...

Icon of the event Climate and Clean Economy
Wed May 03, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

The climate crisis is the greatest threat facing humanity. Extreme weather events are increasing in severity and frequency. Our planet is heating up because of human-caused carbon pollution, and it?s putting our water, food a...

Icon of the event Benjue Mindfulness Meditation
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join us for a seven-week series in Benjue Meditation, an easy-to-learn, non-sectarian, systematic mindfulness meditation method, uniquely combining features from many different Vipassana meditation schools and traditions in s...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 11
Sat Mar 18
Sat Mar 25
Sat Apr 01
Icon of the event Decluttering Your Space and Mind
Sat May 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

This workshop is designed to clear your mind and give you new perspectives on personal spaces, both inside and out. Stephen Ilott, an experienced professional organizer, will help you learn how to effectively declutter your s...

Icon of the event Emergency First Aid Training
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

The 16-hour Standard First Aid course provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Feb 25
Sat Mar 04
Icon of the event Eating Healthy on a Budget
Thu Mar 02, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Join Karley Fallaise, a registered dietitian at the Independent City Markets and Bloorstreet Market downtown Toronto, for a presentation on how to shop smart by making healthy food choices and spending less. Whether you are s...

Icon of the event Building Resilience in Children and Youth: A Workshop by Toronto Public Health
Tue May 09, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Palmerston

Are you a parent/caregiver of a 10-14 year old? Would you like to learn how to help your child bounce back from challenges?...