Free Science Events in Toronto for December 2018

November 30, 2018 | Liana

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The Business, Science & Technology Department of North York Central Library compiles a monthly calendar of free science and applied science events in Toronto. Applied science includes health, gardening, pets and food- all subjects found in the department's collection. Here is the December calendar (PDF).  

Free Science Events for December 2018

December's highlights include: 

December 4:   A Planet for Goldilocks: The Search for Evidence of Life Beyond Earth - learn about the key discoveries on planets beyond our solar system.

December 5:  Brain Health. Alzheimer Society of Toronto - learn how to improve and maintain the health of the brain.

December 13: Virtual Reality and Pedestrian Safety - find out about a novel technology aiming to improve pedestrian safety among younger people.

December 20: ELLICSR Kitchen- discover healthy, simple and delicious recipes.

Free Toronto Public Library Science and Applied Science Events

Science & Technology

Health & Wellness

Computer & Library Training

December's highlights include:

December 5: What is Artificial intelligence? at Downsview Branch - attend an interactive and engaging workshop that will give you a better understanding of what Artificial intelligence is.

December 6: Simple Techniques to Overcome Stress and Anxiety and be Happy  at Albert Campbell Branch - join Debra Eklove  for an experiential workshop to learn ways we can use our mind, body and breath to reduce anxiety and stress and make life a celebration. 

December 7:  Super Science at North York Central Library - attend a spectacular and interactive science presentation including dry ice demonstrations, bubbling potions, chemical reactions, air pressure experiments and much more.

December 15: Stress Relief Through Meditation at  Don Mills Branch - experience the peace and happiness of meditation.

Can't attend a program or want to read more about the topics covered? Try some of these titles:

Effective cybersecurity - understanding and using standards and best practices   Fusion 360 for Makers - Design your own digital models for 3D printing and CBC fabrication

Human + machine - reimagining work in the age of AI    The genius within - smart pills  brain hacks and adventures in intelligence

The better brain solution - how to start now--at any age--to reverse and prevent insulin resistance of the brain  sharpen cognitive function  and avoid memory loss      The angry chef's guide to spotting bullsht in the world of food - bad science and the truth about healthy eating

Well nourished - mindful practices to heal your relationship with food  feed your whole self  and end overeating   Toxic - heal your body from mold toxicity  lyme disease  multiple chemical sensitivities  and chronic environmental illness