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Icon of the event Memory & Dementia
Wed Feb 17, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Woodside Square

Explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementias, become familiar with causes of dementia, risk factors and prevention strategies. Presented by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). Registra...

Icon of the event Safer Living for People with Dementia
Wed Mar 23, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Woodside Square

When caring for those with dementia, how do you create a safe and supportive environment? Learn the importance on environment to a person living with dementia and some home modifications and assistive devices that can be used...

Icon of the event Toronto Public Health's Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a free program offered by Toronto Public Health Nurses for parents with their infants 6 weeks to 6 months old....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 05
Thu May 12
Thu May 19
Thu May 26
Thu Jun 02
Icon of the event Memory and Dementia workshop
Mon Feb 29, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

In this educational workshop, you will explore the nature of Alzheimer?s disease and other types of dementias. Participants will become familiar with underlying causes of dementia, the risk factors for developing dementia, an...

Icon of the event Natural Juice Boutique
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

You are invited to attend a free interactive workshop to learn about food justice and food security! Participants will use organic 'clean' fruits and veggies to create delicious juices and smoothies using cold press format fo...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Mar 09
Icon of the event Lactivism with Courtney Jung
Mon Apr 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Runnymede

Breastfeeding has become a moral imperative for new mothers. But are women being sold a bill of goods about the merits of the practice? University of Toronto professor Courtney Jung offers a critique of how breastfeeding ...

Icon of the event Homeopathy for Seasonal Allergies (evening presentation)
Thu Jun 02, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Palmerston

Learn how homeopathy can help treat your season allergies symptoms with Toronto Homeopathic Practitioner Laura Coramai.

Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Palmerston

Back by popular demand! Join us for a fun and nutritious hands-on sushi-making class with master chef Sang Kim from "Sushi Making for the Soul"! Discover your inner sushi chef! Space is limited. Registration required - please...

Icon of the event Kitchen Library: Meal Planning Workshop
Mon May 30, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Palmerston

Palmerston Branch will be hosting a Meal Planning Workshop presented by the Kitchen Library. Participants will learn how to plan meals in advance to reduce the work associated with cooking at home. Content covered includes ti...

Icon of the event Natural Juice Boutique
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Downsview

You are invited to attend a free interactive workshop to learn about food justice and food security!...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 10
Wed Feb 17
Wed Feb 24