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Icon of the event Understanding What's In Your Beauty Products
Mon Mar 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Ph.D. chemist Louise Hidinger, discusses the basic scientific concepts behind beauty products, how to interpret product claims and ingredient lists for various beauty products. Call 416-394-5270 or email eaprograms@torontopub...

Icon of the event Chronic Pain Management Workshop
Mon May 09, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

An Arthritis Society expert conducts a workshop to improve your understanding of chronic pain management, and teaches you coping methods on how to handle your pain, stress, depression and fatigue. Limited space.

Icon of the event Interactive Brain Health Workshop
Thu Apr 14, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cedarbrae

In this interactive workshop, get a better understanding of factors that may reduce the risk for developing dementia and that may help maintain brain health....

Icon of the event Chemical Exposures
Thu Mar 03, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

Deborah Hutchison,a Registered Holistic Nutritionist,explores chemical exposures in food, water and your environment, and how to limit your exposure that can be influencing your health and your weight. Call 416-394-5270 or em...

Icon of the event The Science and Controversies Underlying GMOs
Fri Jun 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Please join Dr. Rene Van Acker, professor and associate dean of the Ontario Agriculture College at the University of Guelph, for a discussion on Genetically Modified Organisms.

Icon of the event At Home Alone: Five Easy Steps to Independence
Tue Mar 15, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cedarbrae

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 years-olds to be home alone safely. Parents and children must attend together. In partnership with Toronto Public Health.

Icon of the event Meditation Hour
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Don Mills

Experience the peace and happiness of meditation. Join an instructor from Meditation Toronto for easy stress relieving stretches followed by deep breathing and a relaxing and a rejuvenating meditation session. You will leave ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Apr 23
Sat May 28
Icon of the event Interactive Brain Health
Mon Apr 18, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

Presented by the Alzheimer Society, this seminar aims to increase your understanding of factors that may reduce the risk for developing dementia and that may help maintain brain health. It will include interactive games and ...

Icon of the event Kitchen Library's Juicing Workshop
Mon Apr 04, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Eatonville

Learn how to make your own fruit and vegetable juices in this informative workshop. Content covered includes how to juice for optimal health, how to use the juicer, proper juice storage, best fruits and vegetables for juicing...

Icon of the event Advanced Care Planning
Tue Feb 23, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

An advance care plan is a process that shares your goals for treatment with the health care team. Presented by a registered nurse, this interactive talk intends to raise awareness about advanced care planning, discuss the r...