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Icon of the event At Home Alone
Mon Apr 16, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

5 Easy Steps to Independence...

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 Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Taylor Memorial

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 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 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 Senior Drivers & The Licence Renewal Process
Wed Apr 04, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Free presentation for drivers...

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 Safe Cycling 101: Bike with Confidence
Sat Jun 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

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.

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