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Icon of the event Kitchen Library: Juicing
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Participants will learn how to make their own fruit and vegetable juices. Content covered includes how to juice for optimal health, how to use the juicer, proper juice storage, best fruits and vegetables for juicing and recip...

Icon of the event Stress Management 101 For Teens
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Brought to you by Toronto Public Health, this session is about identifying and coping with stress and teaches teens a variety of relaxation exercises to help them keep their cool in even the most difficult situations. This pr...

Icon of the event Doing Well in School and in Life!
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Youth face many stressors due to today's fast-paced lifestyle. Parents of teens (12 and up) will learn to identify them and to develop strategies that prepare their teens for daily ups and downs. This program is free and will...

Icon of the event Pain Management for Seniors
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The presentation discusses consequences of unrelieved pain, pain management strategies (pharmacological and non-pharmacological), and ways of communicating your pain to your health care provider (maintaining a pain diary). Sa...

Icon of the event Kitchen Library: Meal Planning
Mon Oct 26, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Staff from the Kitchen Library will teach you how to plan meals in advance to reduce the work associated with cooking at home. In addition meal preparation time saving tips and tricks, foods that freeze and store easily, menu...

Icon of the event Kids Have Stress Too!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Come join us for a 3 session workshop presented by Toronto Public Health. We will look at stressors in children, how to recognize and how as parents you can help....

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
Tue Nov 10
Icon of the event Mobility and Movement
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Improve the quality of your life by learning techniques in mobility and movement.

Icon of the event Chinese Family Services of Ontario
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Chinese Family Services of Ontario (CFSO) is a non-profit, accredited professional counselling, family services and settlement agency. CFSO provides a wide range of services such as individual/marital/family counselling, sett...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 24
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below

Make new friends, share ideas and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Oct 28
Wed Nov 25
Wed Dec 23
Icon of the event Health Literacy
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Be Health Smart! How health literate are you? What can you do to prevent health problems or better deal with chronic conditions? How can you improve your own and your family and friends' interactions with the health care syst...