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Icon of the event Seniors 101
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Malvern

Guest speakers will present on various topics of interest and will be able to provide information and referral to seniors about programs and services in the community. Information booth from 1-2pm. This drop-in program is cos...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 14
Thu Jun 11
Icon of the event Spring Detoxing
Mon Apr 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Annette Street

Spring Detoxing - Why Detox? What are toxins and what do they do to your body? How can you get rid of them and what are the benefits of detoxing? Simple ways to rid your body of toxins and different types of cleanses to hel...

Icon of the event Distracted Thinking
Mon May 25, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Nasreen Khatri, Rotman Research Institute, discusses how the brain responds to information overload, technology and instant communication. Is there a change in ability to juggle or handle distractions as one ages? Presen...

Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre @ Annette Street Library
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Parents and caregivers can bring their children to the Junction Family Resource Centre program here at Annette Street Library for:...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 23
Thu Apr 30
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Icon of the event Is poverty a disease?  Could treating poverty work like medicine?
Tue Jun 02, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The economic, political, and health systems in Ontario must be transformed in order to address the most powerful determinants of our health: income and income inequality. Gary Bloch is a family physician with St. Michael's Ho...

Icon of the event HEALTHY FRUIT PARFAITS
Fri May 08, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jane/Sheppard

Come and learn how to make health fruit parfaits. For more information please email janesheppard@torontopubliclibrary.ca or call 416-395-5966. Registration required.

Icon of the event Late-Life Depression
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Depression is not a normal part of aging. Depression is a medical illness that can occur for the first time in late life. It is an illness that affects quality of life and is associated with many other medical conditions. ...

Icon of the event Food Junkies - Author Reading with Vera Tarman, MD
Thu Jun 18, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street

Dr. Vera Tarman will discuss her latest book 'Food Junkies: The Truth About Food Addiction' which focuses on the experiences of people coping with various forms of food addiction, and provides readers with practical informati...

Icon of the event Kundalini Yoga
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Breathe, Move, Sing, Relax, and Meditate. 8 class series. Come to the full series, or individual classes. Just bring a yoga mat and you....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 04
Mon Jul 06
Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre @ Annette Street Library
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Parents and caregivers can bring their children to the Junction Family Resource Centre program here at Annette Street Library for:...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 21
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19