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Icon of the event Don't Be A
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Toronto Reference Library

Let our experienced health librarians show you how to find reliable health information consulting 'Dr. Google.' Please register by phoning the Computer & Library Training Department at 416-393-7209.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Nov 05
Icon of the event Healthy Pregnancy: Inside and Out!
Wed Oct 07, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Leaside

A presentation by Dr. Andrea Perricone, Chiropractor....

Icon of the event Antisocial Personality Disorder, Psychopaths among Us.
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

In this lecture Dr. Cullen ( Ph.D., R.S.W.) discusses the diagnostic criteria for antisocial personality disorder (psychopath/sociopath), referencing recent publications "Snakes In Suits: When Psychopaths Go to Work"(Paul Bab...

Icon of the event Stress Management through Restorative Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Feel yourself transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras and breathing meditation. Two meditation methods will be taught and practiced: one using the breath and another accompanied by beautiful m...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 08
Thu Dec 10
Icon of the event The Local Dish
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Join the City of Toronto's Live Green Toronto team to explore the wonders of cooking, eating & growing local food. Learn about the City's new campaign - The Local Dish - and discover how you can find fantastic new recipes fea...

Icon of the event Juicing 101
Wed Nov 04, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Leaside

The Kitchen Library invites you to attend a hands on juicing workshop. Learn how to juice for optimal health and sample your own delicious creations!...

Icon of the event Memory and Aging
Tue Nov 10, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Susan Vandermorris, Ph.D., C. Psych. of Neuropsychology and Cognitive Health, Baycrest, will tell us about memory changes that occur with age. Topics include: how our brains support memory, different types of memory and how ...

Icon of the event Removing the Terror from the Senior Licence Renewal Process
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Leaside

A presentation by Road Safety Marketing Officer, Ministry of Transportation. Attendees will learn about trends and statistics for older drivers, testing requirements for those 80 and older, driving tips and recent rules of t...

Icon of the event Safe Seniors 2016 Calendar Launch
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toronto Reference Library

Join the BASSIC partnership in celebrating the launch of the 2016 Safe Seniors Calendar. BASSIC, a partnership of GTA service providers is committed to improving the quality of life for seniors by raising awareness of safety ...

Icon of the event Seniors' Discovery Fair in Scarborough
Wed Sep 30, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Malvern

This free event is a great chance to learn about the services offered for older adults and seniors in your community. Come by and speak with representatives from many local organizations.