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Icon of the event Foodie Festival
Fri May 29, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Albion

Join us for our 3rd annual Foodie Festival on Friday, May 29th from 4pm - 7pm at the Albion Library!...

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2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join the QiGong Master, Johnny Cheung as he takes you thru' his Eight Steps which are simple to learn and economical. Once you learn the steps, you could practice them anywhere and anytime. The benefits of practising QiGong i...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 29
Fri Jun 05
Fri Jun 12
Fri Jun 19
Fri Jun 26
Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Albion

A free program provided by Toronto Public Health. Come and meet other parents and talk about infant growth, development, nutrition and so much more! A Children?s Librarian will be doing a Storytime on July 8 and August 19.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Icon of the event Acupuncture: what can it help?
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Dr. Zhi-Ping Ren, Associate professor of Uppsala University in Sweden, specialized in molecular pathology and tumor biology....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Aug 10
Mon Aug 24
Icon of the event Eat Well... Get Healthier
Tue Jun 02, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

What are some simple steps that you can take to eat healthier? Learn how to use Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating to help you plan balanced meals and about resources in the community that support healthy eating. Presented...

Icon of the event Kindergarten Readiness-Ontario Early Years Centre
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

(Ages 3-4) Children participate in small group learning experiences that support kindergarten expectations. Parents participate in workshops regarding healthy child development and school routines. Register in person or by ca...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jun 29
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Mon Jul 27
Icon of the event Brain Health
Tue Jun 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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 Say Om - Yoga and Meditation
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Join us for this yoga and meditation series during Mental Health Awareness Month. Let Pamela help you to release your tension and worries. Location: Barbara Frum Library, Room B. For more information and to register, visit in...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed May 27
Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention Workshop
Mon Jun 08, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Pape/Danforth

An informative workshop presented by Toronto Public Health, shows you ways to take action to protect your health and help prevent Type 2 Diabetes. Don't miss this important presentation....

Icon of the event Understanding Food Addiction with Dr. Vera Tarman MD.
Mon Jul 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Dr. Vera Tarman will discuss her latest book 'Food Junkies: The Truth About Food Addiction' which focuses on the experiences of people coping with various forms of food addiction, and provides readers with practical informati...