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Icon of the event General Strength Training Principles
Tue Nov 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Improve strength and muscular endurance through fundamental training principles to enhance a health and fitness lifestyle.

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

Once again, Downsview branch is pleased to host Living and Learning with Baby, a free program run by Toronto Public Health Nurses for caregivers and babies aged 6 weeks to 6 months....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Sep 21
Mon Sep 28
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 19
Mon Oct 26
Icon of the event Seniors Wellness Afternoon Tea
Thu Oct 01, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
New Toronto

Celebrate Autumn with an afternoon of fun and information sharing. Information presentations by selected agencies serving seniors will be available. Enjoy Bingo, door prizes and the complimentary refreshments!...

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

Feel yourself transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras and breathing meditation. Two meditation methods will be taught and practiced: one using the breath and another accompanied by beautiful m...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 08
Thu Dec 10
Icon of the event Colon Cancer Prevention: Getting Healthier...One Step At A Time
Mon Dec 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beaches

Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a presentation outlining colorectal health, cancer risk factors and ways to reduce your risk, and cancer screening tests available within the community.

Icon of the event Speaking of Bones
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Osteoporosis can strike at any age, and is often known as 'the silent thief' because bone loss can occur without any symptoms....

Icon of the event Mobility and Movement
Tue Oct 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Taylor Memorial

Improve the quality of your life by learning techniques in mobility and movement.

Icon of the event Understanding Osteoporosis
Tue Sep 08, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Did you know that Osteoporosis is a disease more common than heart attacks, strokes and breast cancer combined? Fractures from Osteoporosis are very common ailments. They could happen to anyone whose bones are weak, and it is...

Icon of the event Safer Living for People with Dementia
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Agincourt

This workshop provides caregivers the tools to create a safe, supportive environment for a person with dementia. Participants will learn the importance of environment to a person living with dementia, and some home modificati...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
New Toronto

This free program is run by Toronto Public Health and includes topics such as: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, and caring for a sick child. Register for this program in person at New Toronto...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13