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Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention
Thu Jul 17, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Downsview

Toronto Public Health Nurse Mirna will talk about:...

Icon of the event Brain Health
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

As part of Alzheimer's Awareness, WoodGreen Community Services presents a free health information session on keeping a healthy brain. For information please call 416-396-3975.

Icon of the event Cervical Cancer Screening & Prevention
Thu Jun 12, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Downsview

Did you know that every year, about 500 women are diagnosed with cancer of the cervix and about 140 women die of this disease in Ontario?...

Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention Workshop
Wed May 21, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Long Branch

Diabetes is a serious disease - but it can be prevented. Join Toronto Public Health for this informative workshop. Phone 416-394-5320 or Email lbstaff@torontopubliclibrary.ca to register.

Icon of the event Walk into Health
Thu May 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Downsview

Toronto Public Health Nurse Mirna will talk about:...

Icon of the event Basic Yoga and Meditation
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Main Street

Relax, renew, and reflect. Learn simple yoga and meditation exercises to relieve your stress and anxiety, and restore your sense of well-being and calm. An instructor from Meditation Toronto will conduct free sessions of yoga...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 03
Sat May 31
Sat Jun 28
Icon of the event Lakeshore Environmental Gardening Society
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Long Branch

Bringing the Outdoors In. Exchange seeds and plants. Meet local gardeners, participate in gardening events. Contact: 416-347-5449 or info@legsetobicoke.ca


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 01
Thu Jun 05
Icon of the event Stress management through restorative meditation
7:00 pm - 8:30 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 methods of meditation will be taught and practiced; one using the breath and another accompanied by beautifu...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 24
Thu May 08
Thu May 22
Thu Jun 05
Thu Jun 19
Pedometer Lending Program
Pedometer Lending Program

Count your steps using a pedometer borrowed from the library. Get some motivation and get active.