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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 Nourish Your Mind, Body and Spirit
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Connect with your inner power and take charge of your well-being. Learn how to transform your lifestyle, increase your motivation, set goals, commit to daily self-care and spirituality routines, create an Action Plan, overcom...

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 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 Community Yoga
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

A community-run yoga class for all levels - beginner and advanced practitioners alike. Bimonthly. All you need is a mat and water bottle. If you'd like to teach some classes let library staff know!


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 27
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 27
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 Achieve
Fri Feb 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Learn the basics of home organization and decluttering. Topics covered include getting started, how to do it and how to stay organized. Presented by Professional Organizer Cherri Hurst, who has thirteen years in the business.

Icon of the event Palliative Care and Technology - the Power of Telehomecare
Thu May 03, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

At any one time, about 140,000 Ontarians are in a late stage of a chronic disease or life-limiting condition and will require the help and support of their communities and the healthcare system. But not all Ontarians have the...

Icon of the event Reitman Family Caregiver Series
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Don Mills

A four-part lecture series for family caregivers, featuring Dr. Rhonda Feldman, Psychologist, Reitman Centre for Alzheimer's Support & Training....


Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 04
Fri May 11
Fri May 18
Fri May 25
Icon of the event 'At Home Alone' Family Workshop
Tue Jun 12, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Don Mills

A fun, interactive workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely....

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