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Icon of the event At Home Alone
Mon Dec 14, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fort York

Presented by Toronto Public Health - a fun and interactive workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely....

Icon of the event Safe Winter Driving
Tue Dec 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Lisa Thompson from Ministry of Transportation presents Safe Winter Driving. Learn how to properly prepare yourself and your vehicle to manage Ontario winter road conditions. Find information on,the snow removal process,winte...

Icon of the event Sushi Making for Teens
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Back by popular demand! Join us for a fun and nutritious hands-on sushi-making class with master chef Sang Kim from "Sushi Making for the Soul"! Discover your inner sushi chef! Space is limited. Registration required - please...

Icon of the event What's In Your Beauty Products?
Sat Jan 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Well-known cosmetic science writer, Louise Hidinger, explores the basic scientific concepts behind different beauty products and analyze their ingredient lists....

Icon of the event Stress Management Through Restorative Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

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

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Icon of the event Healthy Holiday Eating
Tue Dec 01, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodside Square

During the holiday season, it's hard to stick to those healthy-eating habits. In this presentation by Toronto Public Health, you will learn how to maintain healthy eating by using the Canada Food Guide, while still enjoying ...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course (Ages 11-15)
Fri Mar 18, 2016 | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Get your babysitting certification during March Break - Friday, March 18, 10am-6pm! This one-day course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children, and covers information and exercises on diapering, feeding,...

Icon of the event Alzheimer's Treatment
Tue Jan 05, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Dr. Ian Cohen is a physician and research investigator at Toronto Memory Program. In this presentation, you will learn about current Alzheimer's disease treatments and what new medication approaches are taking lace in clinica...

Icon of the event Chinese Family Services of Ontario
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Chinese Family Services of Ontario (CFSO) is a non-profit, accredited professional counselling, family services and settlement agency. CFSO provides a wide range of services such as individual/marital/family counselling, sett...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 22
Icon of the event Alanna Mitchell on the Myths of Cancer
Wed Jan 27, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Don Mills

Award-winning science journalist and author talks about her newest book: "Malignant Metaphor: Confronting Cancer Myths," a deeply personal work that is rooted in science. To register, visit the branch or call 414-395-5710.