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Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Full-Day Course
Sat May 12, 2018 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Get your babysitting certification on Saturday, May 12, 2018, from 9am-5pm. This one-day course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children, and covers information and exercises on diapering, feeding, age-app...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby - LGBTQ2S Group
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Riverdale

Free parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with infants aged 6 weeks to 12 months. LGBTQ2S Group is open to individuals who identify as part of the LGBTQ2S community. Topics covered: adjusting to par...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 05
Sat May 12
Icon of the event Brain Health
Wed May 02, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Use interactive games and exercises to learn about key principles of brain health and activities that may reduce your risk of dementia. In partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Toronto.

Icon of the event DIY: Bath Bombs
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Create your own bath bomb from scratch. A Fairview librarian will teach you an inexpensive recipe that we leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated with every use. All materials provided....

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Flemingdon Park

A parenting program for parents with infants aged 6 weeks to 6 months. Topics covered: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child safe and community resource...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Apr 13
Fri Apr 20
Fri Apr 27
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Wed Apr 04, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairview

Learn about the impact of changes to the brain because of dementia and strategies to reduce risk factors....

Icon of the event Get SHARP
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Get SHARP (Self-esteem, Health, Appreciation, Respect, Project)...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 14
Wed Mar 21
Icon of the event Active Boost! Nutrition Classes
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Get fit! Feel great! Reach your health goals through our free 8 week program of nutrition and fitness classes. Nutritional snacks are provided for free....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 14
Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Locke

A parenting program for parents with infants aged 6 weeks to 6 months. Topics covered: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child safe and community resource...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Feb 23
Fri Mar 02
Icon of the event Stress Management through Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Barbara Frum

Please join us for this stress relieving series. Feel transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras and breathing meditation. Two methods of meditation will be taught and practised: one using the br...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 23
Tue Feb 06
Tue Feb 20
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 20

Get healthy with programs, recommended collections and services brought to you by Toronto Public Health.