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Icon of the event Easy Homemade Baby Food
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Annette Street

Making baby food at home can be fun, easy and affordable! Please join Doula Olivia of the Toronto Kitchen Library as she guides you through everything you need to know about your baby's nutritional needs in their first 18 mon...

Icon of the event The Cutting Edge: The Mathematics of Infectious Diseases
Tue Nov 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Dr. Jane Heffernan (York University, Department of Mathematics and Statistics and Director of the Centre for Disease Modelling) looks at recent discoveries on measles, influenza, HIV and TB. Despite effective vaccines, drug t...

Icon of the event Juicing 101
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Kitchen Library invites you to attend a hands on juicing workshop. Learn how to juice for optimal health and sample your own delicious creations!...

Icon of the event Healthy Pregnancy: Inside and Out!
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A presentation by Dr. Andrea Perricone, Chiropractor....

Icon of the event The Cutting Edge: When Proteins Go Rogue
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Molecular Origins of Neurodegenerative Disease--Inside our neurons is a complex network of protein interactions. Dr. Derek Wilson (Chemistry, York) talks about what happens when a protein at the center of the network goes...

Icon of the event Kundalini Yoga
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Breathe, move, sing, relax and meditate with Kundalini Yoga....

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 19
Mon Oct 26
Icon of the event Peer Nutrition Program-Toronto Public Health
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

(6 months-6 years) The Peer Nutrition Program is a nutrition education program led by trained Community Nutrition Educators for parents and caregivers. Please register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Registration opens ...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Oct 23
Fri Oct 30
Fri Nov 06
Fri Nov 13
Fri Nov 20
Icon of the event NEW DATE: Dr. Paul Garfinkel - A Life in Psychiatry: Looking Out, Looking In
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

The date for this program has been changed to Tuesday, January 19, 2016....

Icon of the event Good Night, Sleep Tight
Tue Jan 12, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Michael Kottis, Technical Director of Integrated Sleep Centre, will tell you all about sleep and how to tackle sleep challenges. If a good night's sleep would be a dream come true, join Michael in his presentation. To regis...

Icon of the event Memory and Aging
Tue Nov 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Susan Vandermorris, Ph.D., C. Psych. of Neuropsychology and Cognitive Health, Baycrest, will tell us about memory changes that occur with age. Topics include: how our brains support memory, different types of memory and how ...