Magna Room

Baby-Led Weaning Presentation & Book Signing

Author Teresa Pitman, a leading parenting authority and mother of four, has put together all you need to know about the baby-led method in an informative, visually appealing package. Baby-Led Weaning features at-a-glance nutrition and food tips as well as specific chapters on special diets and allergies. Parents around the world are turning to the baby-led method, and Baby-Led Weaning is a uniquely authoritative and lively volume on this growing phenomenon.

Sponsored by La Leche League Canada

March 24th, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Drag Queen Story Hour!

Our second annual Drag Queen Story Hour is a magical story time experience hosted by Eva Lasting! The stories will help children learn that it's great to be who you are, and parts of the event will be interactive (but participation is optional). Children will get to be part of the story, wear some silly costumes and even strut their stuff bringing out their inner performer! Feel free to come dressed your best glamorous outfit!

Date: Saturday June 1

Time: 11:00-12:00 (including some dress up time)

June 1st, 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Tech & Culture

Tech & Culture; a club for the tech enthusiast and thinker.  Are you passionate about technology? Join us to explore new technologies (with hands-on demonstrations) as well as to discuss the cultural, moral and existential impact of these technological changes on our day to day life. First Tuesday of the month, October-May. April meeting, 2nd Tuesday

April 9th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Estate Planning II

For anyone who attended Estate Planning 1, or for those looking for more in-depth information: Reduce taxes on your retirement income, projecting the tax liability on your estate, minimize taxes upon death, probate planning, dealing with other properties Pre-register.

May 9th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Car-Buying Seminar

In partnership with the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council, learn about consumer rights and protections (including information dealers must provide), the danger posted by curbsiders (illegal, unlicensed dealers), general car-buying tips and the car-buying process.  Free.  Pre-register

April 30th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Exploring the Birds of Ontario

Exploring the Birds of Ontario, with David Chapman. Learn about some of our feathered friends, from the small backyard visitors, to some of the largest birds like the Bald Eagle and Great Blue Heron. Check out rare visitors to our area like the Painted Bunting and Northern Hawk Owl. Watch an owl family grow up and leave the nest. Learn how you can enhance your birding experience. See both still images and video of these fascinating and colourful characters and more. Pre-register.

April 16th, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Repair Cafe

Bring your bicycle, small appliance, clothing or other item in need of repair.
In collaboration with NewMaket and York Region.

Sat Apr 13, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Register at york.ca/repaircafe

 

April 13th, 10:00am to 1:00pm
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