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Icon of the event How to Maximize Your Brain Health
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Angela Troyer discusses the science behind brain health, and how to maximize brain health by adopting healthier lifestyle habits. Most people in their 50s, 60s and beyond notice changes in how well they learn and remembe...

Icon of the event What?s Your Why? Cancer Screening Awareness for Older Adults
Thu Sep 07, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Morningside

For anyone 65 years of age and older, this is a workshop you...

Icon of the event Protecting our Seniors: Financial Frauds & Scams
Wed Aug 09, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

This informative seminar will discuss warning signs of financial fraud, common scams, prevention, elder abuse and the research behind senior cognition....

Icon of the event Home Security
Mon Oct 02, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Police Constable Hannah from Toronto Police 54 Division presents a program on home security. Call 416-396-3975 fro more information.

Icon of the event The Fountain of Health: Healthy Living, Positive Aging
Fri Jul 21, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

The Fountain of Health is an initiative focusing on optimal aging and is your source for science-based information and tools that will help you to tap into your most valuable resources as you age. Participants will engage in ...

Icon of the event Not Your Granddad's Weed: The Forensic Science of Cannabis
Tue Jul 25, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

As the legalization of cannabis looms closer, it is important to know some of the basic knowledge of this drug and its interaction with alcohol. James Wigmore an internationally recognized forensic toxicologist and published ...

Icon of the event Toxins in Everyday Products
Wed Sep 13, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Did you know that of the tens of thousands of chemicals used in consumer products, only a small proportion have actually been tested for safety?...

Icon of the event The Secret to Cleaning Better, Faster and Loving Your Home Every Day
Mon Oct 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Melissa Maker is beloved by fans all over the world for her completely re-engineered approach to cleaning. As the dynamic new authority on home and living, Melissa knows that to invest any of our precious time in cleaning, we...

Icon of the event Infant Massage
Fri Nov 03, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Morningside

Learn valuable tips and techniques for effective infant massage through one-on-one sessions under the direction of an RMT professor from Centennial College....

Icon of the event Some Good News about Cognition and Aging
Tue Sep 26, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Lynn Hasher presents the good news, based on the latest research findings, about aging and cognition. Aging is widely thought to bring on a range of cognitive problems to even the healthiest among us. Such views are eas...