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Icon of the event Allergy Prevention
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Lillian H. Smith

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 Antibiotics as Friends and Foes (SciChat)
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Beaches

In this talk we will discuss: how antibiotics work against bacteria, cure infections when used properly and when misused can lead to antibiotic-resistant superbugs that plague global health. We will cover misconceptions aroun...

Icon of the event At Home Alone - 5 Easy Steps to Independence
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

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 t...

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 Dementia and Supportive Communication
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Fairview

This workshop discusses changes in communication that occur in people with dementia and strategies to communicate more effectively them.

Icon of the event Get Cooking to Prevent Diabetes
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Albion

Learn about what you can do to lower your chance of developing diabetes while preparing and tasting healthy recipes for adults aged 25 and over who do not have diabetes.

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Jun 05
Tue Jun 12
Tue Jun 19
Tue Jun 26
Icon of the event Create a Happier Healthier Home
Tue Jun 05, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Our home is where we relax and recharge. Using Colour Psychology, Biophilia, and Aromatherapy, we can optimize re-balancing and well-being. Did you know that our bedroom design can greatly enhance sleep and increase our healt...

Icon of the event Moving Towards Sustainable Beauty
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Are natural beauty products better than their synthetic...

Icon of the event Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Sat Jun 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Burrows Hall

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 World No Tobacco Day: Smoking Cessation Workshop
Thu May 31, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Downsview

On World No Tobacco Day, join us for an hour long workshop with Toronto Public Health on cessation strategies and resources for quitting. This workshop will help individuals who desire to decrease tobacco consumption and incr...

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