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Icon of the event Autoimmunity + Disease
Wed Jun 21, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: High Park

The immune system protects us against bacterial and viral infections such as the common cold. Most of the time it does a great job at keeping us healthy, but in rare situations the immune system can become over-active and att...

Icon of the event Physical Activity Workshop
Mon Jul 24, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Learn about the benefits of daily physical activity, and the risks associated with sedentary behavior. Participate in fun activities and find out ways to stay fit and healthy on a budget! Taught by Toronto Public Health....

Icon of the event Climate and Clean Economy
Thu May 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

The climate crisis is the greatest threat facing humanity. Extreme weather events are increasing in severity and frequency. Our planet is heating up because of human-caused carbon pollution, and it's putting our water, food a...

Icon of the event Seul a la maison - At home alone
Sat May 13, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Cinq etapes faciles pour devenir autonome! Cette renconcre s'adresse aux parents d'enfants de 10 a 14 ans. Les parents et leur(s) enfant(s) sont invites....

Icon of the event Nordic Polling - NEW DATE
Tue May 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Come learn about Nordic Polling. Learn why you see people doing it everywhere and how you can get started....

Icon of the event Women's Wellness Youth Program
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Too much on your plate? Thinking about your next steps? Join us for a free interactive workshop with topics such as self-esteem building, communication skills and stress management! For women ages 16-19. To register call 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 02
Tue May 09
Tue May 16
Tue May 23
Tue May 30
Icon of the event Food Skills Workshop
Mon Aug 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Toronto Public Health provides food skills as an opportunity to enhance nutrition knowledge with hands-on food preparation in a safe and supportive environment. The program provides participants with invaluable life skills a...

Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101 with Cycle Toronto
Tue Jun 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Learn everything you need to know to about cycling in Toronto! Topics include: basic road rules and safe riding techniques, how to "size" and maintain your bike to prevent pain and injury, how to correctly wear a helmet, when...

Icon of the event Nobody's Perfect
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

A 9 week registered series for parents and caregivers with children 6 years of age and under. Come and meet other parents to talk about supporting your child's growth and learning, what children can do at different ages, kee...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 28
Fri May 05
Fri May 12
Fri May 19
Fri May 26
Icon of the event Stress Management for Teens
Mon May 08, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join us for a workshop taught by Toronto Public Health on what causes stress and how to manage it!...