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Icon of the event Healthy Child Screening Day-Ontario Early Years Centre
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

This special event involves dental, nutrition and vision screenings for children. Information is also provided regarding home service support, child care services, early literacy activities and immunization. Please register b...

Icon of the event Stress Relief through Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Feel yourself transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras and breathing meditation. This program is drop in and does not require registration. For more information call Barbara Frum Branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 23
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Coping with the Challenges of the Golden Years
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Evelyn Burns-Weinrib is a long-time Baycrest volunteer who has experienced severe depression. She will candidly discuss the losses which living until the senior years bring; and outline methods she has adopted to improve her...

Icon of the event Genome Editing: Harnessing the Power of CRISPR
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn more about CRISPR Genome Editing and how scientists use this revolutionary tool to "cut and paste" genes. Graduate students from the University of Toronto will explain how this type of gene editing works, its applicatio...

Icon of the event Beauty is Her Name
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Cedarbrae

This workshop assists young women ages 13-19 years on their journey to their true self....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 02
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 16
Thu Nov 23
Icon of the event Healthcare Lessons From The Airline Industry
Wed Nov 15, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

The airline industry is an unexpected source of inspiration at Toronto's St. Michael's Hospital. For example, hospital researchers have developed a "black box" for use in operating rooms, similar to black boxes on airplanes.

Icon of the event DIY All-natural Fall Beauty Care
Sat Oct 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Get ready for the cold and dryness of the fall season by indulging yourself with some all-natural DIY beauty products. Participants will work together in creating their own take-home products. All supplies will be provided. R...