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Icon of the event Brain Health
Mon Aug 20, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Using interactive games and exercises, the Alzheimer Society of Toronto will present a workshop on key principles of brain health and activities that may reduce one's risk of dementia.

Icon of the event How to Improve Senior's Memory
Sat Aug 18, 2018 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Dr. Ping Zou from Nipissing University will discuss Alzheimer's disease, the stages of Alzheimer's disease, memory loss and ways to improve memory. Space is limited. Register in person or by phone, 416-396-8979

Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Mon Aug 13, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

In this presentation, learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain and strategies to reduce risk factors. This program is presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto. Space is limi...

Icon of the event Independent Living-Who is taking care of you?
Tue Aug 07, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

By 2036, there are expected to be 10.9 million seniors in Canada. Will you be one of them? If yes, learn how you can begin planning for your senior life today! We will help weigh the options and examine the pre-existing gover...

Icon of the event Advanced Bike Maintenance Workshop
Mon Jul 09, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Cycle Toronto will show you how your bike works on a deeper level in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: fixing squeaky brakes, prevent your chain from falling off, correcting gear-shifting issues, and how to straighten y...

Icon of the event Toronto Fire Services: Falls & Fire Prevention for Older Adults!
Fri Jun 29, 2018 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Jane/Sheppard

In honour of Safety Awareness Month, Toronto Fire Services will be discussing home fire safety for seniors. Learn how to stay safe in your home. Drop in. No registration required.

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Wed Jun 27, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Morningside

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 Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Mon Jun 18, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

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 Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Fri Jun 08, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Riverdale

Learn about the impact of changes to the brain because of dementia and strategies to reduce risk factors.

Icon of the event Solutions For Maximizing Storage In Your Home
Mon May 28, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

If you are looking for ways to add new storage and to maximize the storage you have this is a seminar for you. ...

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