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Icon of the event Falls Prevention Workshop
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

In partnership with the CareFirst Seniors & Community Services Association, the Falls Prevention workshop is aimed at seniors 65+ who have fallen or are at risk of falling. Four types of exercises will covered including endu...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 25
Icon of the event Food, Snacks and Nutrition for Teens
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Join Toronto Public Health Nurse Megan Georgieff as she demonstrates simple and easy ways to prepare snacks and meals that are both fun and nutritional for teens. These hands-on workshops show you how to snack right, while ge...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 29
Icon of the event Moving Beyond the Resume
Tue Jun 16, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Don Mills

Lauren Ferraro, BFA, MA, Speech, Dialect and Presentation Coach will show you how to lift your resume off the page, into your mouth and to deliver it in a clear, articulate fashion. A step by step guide to responding to the t...

Icon of the event Fall Prevention, Healthy Eating and Physical Activity for Seniors
Mon Jun 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

Are you a senior looking for advice on fall prevention, healthy eating and physical activity?...

Icon of the event Staying Balanced: How Seniors Can Improve Their Balance and Coordination
Wed Jun 03, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Beaches

Learn tips and techniques from Eric Daw, Older Adult Specialist and personal trainer, on how to improve balance and coordination.

Icon of the event Awareness Through Movement
Fri Jun 05, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Don Mills

What makes a person old? Some people think it's wrinkles, others think it's stodgy attitudes. But really, the culprit is our habits. In this session you will do several movement sequences designed to de-age your joints, musc...

Icon of the event Destress and Engage for Healthy Cognitive Aging:  What the Research tells Us
Wed May 27, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

Join us for this presentation by Dr. Alexandra J. Fiocco...

Icon of the event iNavigate: Pedestrian Safety and Injury Prevention
Mon Aug 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beaches

Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a talk about how to ensure your well-being while navigating Toronto's busy streets. There is much we can do as individuals, families and caregivers to avoid accidents and r...

Icon of the event Sahaja Yoga Meditation
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
New Toronto

Experience the joy and peace within, through self realization and awakening of the dormant energy within called Kundalini. Sahaja Yoga presents an ongoing Meditation program and welcomes everyone to join each Saturday morning...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 30
Sat Jun 06
Sat Jun 13
Sat Jun 20
Sat Jun 27
Icon of the event Aging & Immunity
Mon Jun 15, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Agincourt

The immune system is a vital component of our body that helps us to fight against infectious diseases such as the common cold. As we get older, this defense mechanism undergoes a number of changes that impairs its ability to ...