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Icon of the event Fitness 4 Youth: Youth Dance and Mentorship Group for Girls!
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Malvern

Learn, collaborate & create different styles of dance with fitness instructor Shyanne Spilchen. Participate in meaningful discussions on topics such as leadership, professional development, motivation, relationship, business ...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 02
Thu Mar 09
Thu Mar 16
Thu Mar 23
Thu Mar 30
Icon of the event Seul à la maison!
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Ce programme a été conçu par Partenaires en prévention afin d?aider les familles à préparer leurs enfants de 10 à 14 ans à rester seuls à la maison de façon sécuritaire. Les parents et leur(s) enfant(s) sont invités. Présent...

Icon of the event Diabetes Workshop
Thu Mar 09, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Malvern

Diabetes is a serious disease- but it can be prevented. Come join us if you are between the ages of 25 and 64, and living without diabetes....

Icon of the event LSP: Journey to Canada: Coping with Immigration Stress
Wed Jun 07, 2017 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) will provide useful information for newcomers about how migration to Canada can affect your stress, mental health, and wellness. Learn how to deal with culture-shock and racism, a...

Icon of the event Why It Is Tougher to Prevent Obesity Now than It Was for Your Parents?
Thu Apr 20, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Kuk will present data on how eating and exercising the same as your parents did will lead to higher body weights now than 20 years ago. She will explore some of the culprits that are responsible for the rising rates of ob...

Icon of the event The What, the Why and the How of Cancer Prevention and Detection
Sat Feb 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Malvern

What percentage of cancers can be prevented? Why are there screening tests for cancers? What are they? How does our lifestyle increase our cancer risk? How much sugar should you have in a day? What are the nutrition labels r...

Icon of the event Make the Connection:Caregivers and Infants
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Free nine-part parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with babies from birth to 12 months. Come with your baby and learn about: Parenting styles, making your baby feel loved, helping your child feel g...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 29
Mon Jun 05
Mon Jun 12
Mon Jun 19
Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 23, 2017 - Mon Mar 13, 2017
Location: Woodside Square

A seven-part parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with infants ages 6 weeks to 6 months. Come and learn about: adjusting to parenthood, Infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for sick chil...

Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

These classes consists of a relaxing meditation session and tension relieving stretches. Call the branch at 416-394-1040 to register....


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Feb 27
Mon Mar 27
Mon Apr 24
Mon May 29
Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Woodside Square

Learn how to relieve the daily stresses of life through meditation using easy and gentle stretching exercises. For ages 18+....


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 04
Sat Mar 18