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Icon of the event Natural and Preventative Medicine: Sleep, Stress, and Immune Support
Fri Nov 10, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Dr. Sarah Kind, ND will be discussing the health impacts of dysfunctional digestion, sleep, and stress on the body. She will review ways to boost the immune system, including the application of stress management techniques, a...

Icon of the event Preventing Type 2 Diabetes One Step at a Time
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Auditorium...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 16
Thu Nov 23
Thu Nov 30
Thu Dec 07
Icon of the event Senior and Winter Driving
Wed Nov 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

A representative from the Ministry of Transportation will talk to you about:...

Icon of the event Country Line Dancing
Tue Nov 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

Always wanted to learn how to Country Line Dance? Now is your chance! Join us for a free line dancing lesson at the library and let out your inner cowboy!...

Icon of the event Genome Editing: Harnessing the Power of CRISPR
Mon Oct 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Learn more about CRISPR Genome Editing and how scientists use this revolutionary tool to "cut and paste" genes. Graduate students from the University of Toronto will explain how this type of gene editing works, its applicatio...

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

Feel yourself transported to another realm by the beautiful chanting of sacred mantras and breathing meditation. This program is drop in and does not require registration. For more information call Barbara Frum Branch at 416-...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 23
Thu Dec 14
Icon of the event Make the Connection - TIME CHANGE
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

A free program for parents and babies from birth to 12 months. Learn more about connecting with your baby. Meet other new parents and find out about community services. Run by Toronto Public Health....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Oct 26
Thu Nov 02
Thu Nov 09
Thu Nov 16
Icon of the event Healthy Child Screening Day-Ontario Early Years Centre
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

This special event involves dental, nutrition and vision screenings for children. Information is also provided regarding home service support, child care services, early literacy activities and immunization. Please register b...

Icon of the event Coping with the Challenges of the Golden Years
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Evelyn Burns-Weinrib is a long-time Baycrest volunteer who has experienced severe depression. She will candidly discuss the losses which living until the senior years bring; and outline methods she has adopted to improve her...

Icon of the event Active Boost Fitness and Nutrition Classes
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albert Campbell

Get fit! Feel great!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 24