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Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A parenting program for parents with infants aged 6 weeks to 6 months. Topics covered: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child safe and community resource...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Icon of the event Not Your Grandma's Weed Either: The Forensic Science of Cannabis (Part 2)
Tue Jan 16, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

James Wigmore an internationally recognized forensic toxicologist and published author (at www.wigmoreonalcohol.com) who has appeared on CBC Radio, Ontario Today, will present a one hour lecture. Part 2 of the Forensic Scienc...

Icon of the event Bone Health Workshop for Older Adults
Tue Nov 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Locke

Join us for a workshop that will feature a presentation, food demonstration and group discussion related to nutritional strategies to optimize bone health. This workshop will be delivered by Master of Public Health Candidates...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby for Dads
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

This is a free parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with infants aged 6 weeks to 6 months. Meet other new parents and discuss parenthood. Topics covered: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, g...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Nov 18
Sat Nov 25
Sat Dec 02
Sat Dec 09
Sat Dec 16
Icon of the event STOP ON THE ROAD; SMOKING CESSATiON
Tue Dec 12, 2017 | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: Taylor Memorial

Toronto Public Health will be delivering a smoking cessation workshop that will discuss the following:...

Icon of the event Active Boost - Nutrition Classes
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Taylor Memorial

Get Fit! Feel Great! Reach your health goals through our FREE 8 week program of Nutrition and Fitness classes. Nutritional snacks provided! Registration required, call the Taylor Memorial Branch at 416-396-8939.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 23
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Fri Mar 16, 2018 | 9:00 pm - 5:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Attention all teens – want to have fun AND make money, too?...

Icon of the event The Robot Will See You Now: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
Tue Nov 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Palmerston

Experts in various fields will discuss the ethical use of artificial intelligence in medicine and the issues surrounding, privacy, accuracy, and accountability....

Icon of the event Safe Winter Driving
Tue Nov 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Free presentation for drivers...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course (Ages 11-15)
Sat Nov 25, 2017 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Learn how to safely babysit infants and young children. This course covers: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities and games, how to handle emergencies, household safety, basic first aid, and more. Participants receiv...

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