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Icon of the event The Science of Beauty and How to Read a Beauty Product Ingredient List
Thu Jul 23, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

This seminar covers concepts and terminology in chemistry and biology as they relate to beauty products. After covering these concepts, basic rules on how to interpret cosmetic labels and ingredient lists will be discussed....

Icon of the event Easy Homemade Baby Food
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Annette Street

Making baby food at home can be fun, easy and affordable! Please join Doula Olivia of the Toronto Kitchen Library as she guides you through everything you need to know about your baby's nutritional needs in their first 18 mo...

Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre @ Annette Street Library
10:00 am - 1:00 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:
Mon Jul 06
Mon Jul 13
Mon Jul 20
Mon Jul 27
Mon Aug 10
Icon of the event Cosmetic Ingredients in the News - Cutting Through the Hype
Thu Aug 06, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Many cosmetic ingredients have come under fire from various environmental groups as being "dirty" and "toxic". What should the consumer believe?...

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 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 Jul 07
Tue Jul 14
Tue Jul 21
Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course (Ages 11-15)
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Beaches

This one-day course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children and covers information and exercises on diapering, feeding, age appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Receive your Red ...

Icon of the event Vaccines Revealed: How Are They Made and How Do They Work?
Wed Sep 30, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Beaches

Vaccination is an integral part of modern healthcare but many people are still suspicious about the effectiveness of vaccines and worried about the side effects that they may incur....

Icon of the event Growing Up Naturally
10:00 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Alderwood

Join Monika Meulman, of "The Healing Muse", for this three part series for parents/caregivers and their young children aged 0-3 years. Parents will experience and learn about the importance of growth, bonding, natural health ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Icon of the event The Strangest Dream - film and discussion
Tue Jul 14, 2015 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Annette Street

The anniversary of the first detonation of an atomic bomb is July 16....