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Icon of the event Nordic Poling
Tue Sep 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Burn 20-46% more calories with Nordic Poling than regular walking....

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop-Five Easy Steps To Independence
Sat Nov 08, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Parents and children must attend together. Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Space...

Icon of the event Don't Have a Cow: Veg Eating Made Easy
Sat Nov 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Barbara Frum

Thinking about becoming a vegetarian? Have you experimented with Meatless Mondays? Join David Alexander from the Toronto Vegetarian Association and learn about the health & environmental benefits of eating less meat and how Y...

Icon of the event Speaking of Bones
Mon Sep 22, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Osteoporosis Canada will provide information about osteoporosis, risk factors and diagnosis, drug therapies and importance of calcium, vitamin D and physical activity to bone health. Participants are invited to ask questions....

Icon of the event Dental Health Workshop
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Toronto Public Health presents a workshop on Dental Health for all ages. Come and learn about why dental health is important. This program covers:...

Icon of the event Kids Have Stress Too!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Davenport

Free two session program that helps parents better understand stress and children. Facilitated by a Toronto Public Health Nurse, this program will cover what is "stress" for your children, how stress affects your children, an...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Icon of the event Hearing Information Session and Hearing Clinic
Mon Sep 29, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albert Campbell

A representative from Canadian Hearing Society will give you practical information on hearing loss and hearing aids, communication devices, and communication strategies. Consulting and hearing aid checks will also be availabl...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop: 5 Easy Steps to Independence
Mon Sep 22, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Albert Campbell

Scarborough Community Safety Week is September 22nd-26th! A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year old to be home alone safely. For more information or to register, please call 416-396-8890.

Icon of the event Gluten-Free Diet
Thu Sep 25, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Richview

Meet Victoria Yeh, natural health motivator, speaker and author of "Where Do I Start? Your Essential Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free and Sugar-Free Food Allergy Cookbook". Victoria will talk about benefits of gluten-free foods and of...

Icon of the event Tai chi for beginners
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm on recurring dates listed below
Barbara Frum

Learn the basics of this ancient Chinese practice of movement.


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jan 06