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Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Location: Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas, and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Mar 28
Wed Apr 25
Wed May 23
Wed Jun 27
Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Wed May 30, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Cycle Toronto will guide you through everything you need to know about cycling in Toronto. Topics include: road rules, safe riding techniques, equipment, choosing your route and more.

Icon of the event Drug Discovery: Benchtop to Pillbox (SciChat)
Wed Jun 20, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

Ever wonder how drugs evolve from basic ideas to medical treatments and why the process is so long? In this talk students from the University of Toronto will describe the transition of a scientific finding to clinical trials,...

Icon of the event The Changing Relationship (Reitman Centre Family Caregiver Series 2018)
Fri Apr 20, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Brentwood

Speaker: Dr. Rhonda Feldman, Psychologist...

Icon of the event Allergy Prevention
Wed May 09, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Runnymede

Dr. Adelle Atkinson, a clinical immunologist at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children and an associate professor of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto will talk about food allergy in children, the latest guidelines and r...

Icon of the event Fixing a Flat Tire Workshop
Sat Jun 30, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Albion

Don't let a flat tire deflate you! Cycle Toronto will show you how to fix a flat tire using a patch kit by practicing on one of our demo bike wheels. ...

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event Organ Kijiji: The Immunology and Challenges of Organ Transplantation (SciChat)
Wed Jul 11, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

A talk on the science and ethics of organ transplantation from the University of Toronto Immunology department. We explore why people get organ transplants, recent advances and major hurdles to be overcome in transplantation ...

Icon of the event Singing Ourselves Home (A Ukulele Workshop)
Sat Apr 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

Icon of the event Youth In Action
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Mimico Centennial

Weekly activities include games, sports, workshops, and volunteer opportunities. This program is for youth aged 12-15, and promotes healthy, active living. TTC tokens and snacks provided. For more information, contact Rachel ...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Tue Apr 10
Tue Apr 17
Tue Apr 24

Get healthy with programs, recommended collections and services brought to you by Toronto Public Health.