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Icon of the event Forty Years of Supporting the Homeless, Those in Recovery, and Seniors
Wed Jul 19, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

LOFT programs target those in recovery from addictions and provide services to almost 5000 people in an area that stretches from Mississauga to Barrie, and east to Oshawa/Bowmanville/Campbellford. Toronto accounts for 80% of ...

Icon of the event DIY All-Natural Beauty Care
Sat Jul 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the heat and humidity of the summer season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty treatments. Participants will work together in creating their own take home products. All supplies will be provid...

Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors, and how the Alzheime...

Icon of the event Remembering When: A Falls & Fire Prevention Program for Older Adults
Fri Jun 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Toronto Fire Services wants to help you learn how to stay safe in your home....

Icon of the event Yoga for Kids
Mon May 29, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Join us and learn all about the rich history and roots of Yoga. Discuss the principles and culture of Yoga, and its health benefits too! Then we'll practice a beginner's Yoga series and create our own Mantras....

Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
Sat Jun 03, 2017 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Cedarbrae

Connect your mind and body. Develop inner peace. Release your stress....

Icon of the event Brain Health
Tue Jun 27, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

As part of Alzheimer's Awareness, WoodGreen Community Services presents a free health information session on keeping a healthy brain. For information please call 416-396-3975.

Icon of the event Nordic Pole Walking
Thu Jun 08, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Please join Nordic Pole Walking and discover how you can improve your posture and cardiovascular health. For registration and more information call 416-396-8850.

Icon of the event Deafblind Awareness Human Library
Mon Jun 05, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

June is Deafblind Awareness Month and the CNIB is spreading the word through this human library initiative. Come in and "check out" a person the same way you would a book and talk one-on-one with someone who is Deafblind. Lea...

Icon of the event Making the Connections: Caregivers and Infants
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Free eight-part parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with babies from Birth to 12 months. Come with your baby and learn about: Parenting styles, making your baby feel loved, helping your child feel ...


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