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Icon of the event At Home Alone - 5 Easy Steps to Independence
Sat May 20, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely through this fun and interactive workshop. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to ...

Icon of the event Urban Agriculture and Pollinator-Friendly Gardening
Thu May 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Queen/Saulter

Pollinators - bees, butterflies and more - play an essential role in maintaining a healthy ecosystem. Did you know that they are responsible for pollinating over 30% of the foods we eat? In this session, you'll get informatio...

Icon of the event Memory and Dementia
Wed Mar 22, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

In this educational workshop presented by Research Staff at Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, we will explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementias. Participants will become familiar with underlying c...

Icon of the event Climate and Clean Economy
Thu May 11, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

The climate crisis is the greatest threat facing humanity. Extreme weather events are increasing in severity and frequency. Our planet is heating up because of human-caused carbon pollution, and it?s putting our water, food a...

Icon of the event Local Food - Good for Our Health and The Environment
Sat Apr 01, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Scarborough Civic Centre

Local food is gaining in popularity. You could even say that it's a rapidly growing movement in Toronto (pun intended)! In this session, attendees will find a variety of resources designed to help them enjoy more local food ...

Icon of the event Local Food - Good for Our Health and The Environment
Thu Jun 15, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Northern District

Local food is gaining in popularity. You could even say that it's a rapidly growing movement in Toronto (pun intended)! In this session, attendees will find a variety of resources designed to help them enjoy more local food ...

Icon of the event Toxins in Everyday Products
Thu Apr 20, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. James Town

Did you know that of the tens of thousands of chemicals used in consumer products, only a small proportion have actually been tested for safety?...

Icon of the event Local Food - Good for Our Health and The Environment
Tue May 16, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Local food is gaining in popularity. You could even say that it's a rapidly growing movement in Toronto (pun intended)! In this session, attendees will find a variety of resources designed to help them enjoy more local food ...

Icon of the event Stress Relief Thru Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Brentwood

Class includes 20 minutes of meditation and 40 minutes of stress-relieving stretches. Led by a Meditation Toronto Instructor....


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Icon of the event Speaking of Bones
Wed Feb 22, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Osteoporosis Canada offers an educational program about maintaining healthy bones, including nutrition, exercise, diagnosis and drug treatments. If you want to learn what you can do to live well with osteoporosis and prevent ...