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Monthly Archives: September 2013

KPRDSB Parent Conference: Mental Health 101

Free, Annual Parent Conference: Mental Health 101 Saturday, October 19, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Thomas A. Stewart SS, Peterborough 8:30 a.m.   Registration, Breakfast, & Information Booths Open 9:00 a.m.   Welcome & Opening Remarks 9:15 a.m.   Keynote Speaker Dr. David Templeman Understanding Kids’ Behaviour:  What’s “Normal” and What Isn’t 10:15 a.m.  Refreshment Break & Information Booths Open 10:30 […]

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Breastfeeding? Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2013

Join us to celebrate breastfeeding in a fun “competition” where every child wins because they are breastfed. This event is part of a global challenge to see which community can have the most breastfeeding babies “latched on” at 11:00 am local time. Saturday, October 5, 10:30 am Galaxy Cinemas Family, friends, general public welcome. No […]

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Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week October 1-7

September 26, 2013 –  Community Invited to Oct. 1 Children’s Story Corner and Annual Record-Breaking “Latch On” Event on Oct. 5 This year in celebration of World Breastfeeding Week from October 1-7, 2013, Peterborough Public Health and its partners have planned two community events to promote the unparalleled health benefits of breast milk for babies. Firstly, […]

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Peterborough and the Kawarthas Cycling Summit (Oct 24)

September 24, 2013 – The 2013 Peterborough and Kawarthas Cycling Summit will be held on Thursday October 24th and this year’s theme is “Dollars and Sense: The health and economic benefits of a bicycle friendly community”.  The keynote presentation will be delivered by Dr. Karen Lee, Director of the Built Environment and Active Design Division of […]

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Blue-Green Algae Continues to Bloom on Local Lakes

September 20, 2013 – Know the Risks and How to Protect Yourself  The Peterborough Public Health is advising local residents to protect themselves from blue-green algae which continue to bloom on area lakes. The Public Health with the assistance of the Ministry of the Environment have received reports of the presence or confirmation of blue-green algae […]

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