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November 2019

Staff Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar Monday, November 4 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm Elder Care: Dementia 101 (University of Toronto Mississauga) Monday, November 25 • 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Family Event: Summer Sky Adventure for Children of U of T Students

Date: Thursday, August 1, 2019 Time: 8:30 pm Location: 2 Russell Street Join us as we fly through the solar system in the planetarium show and visit the observation floor. Weather permitting, gaze through a telescope and view the city line or, if the night is clear, observe planets and stars. Open to U of T students … Read More

Family Event: Summer Sky Adventure for Kids

Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 Time: 8:30 pm Location: 2 Russell Street Join us as we fly through the solar system in the planetarium show and visit the observation floor. Weather permitting, gaze through a telescope and view the city line or, if the night is clear, observe planets and stars. Open to U of T students, … Read More

October 2019

Staff Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar Wednesday, October 2 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm Mindful Parenting Thursday, October 3 • 12:00 – 1:30 pm Faculty Pregnancy/Parental/Adoption/Primary Caregiver Leave Planning Seminar Monday, October 7 • 12:00 – 2:00 pm Expectant Parents Group: Feeding Your Baby & Caring for Yourself Monday, October 7 • 3:30 – 5:00 … Read More

September 2019

Online Chat for Current and Prospective Student Families Wednesday, September 12 • 10:00 – 11:00 am Orientation for Student with Family Responsibilities 2019 Saturday, September 14 • 10:00 am -1:30 pm Expectant Parents Group: Equipment & Gadgets You Will Really Use Monday, September 16 • 3:30 – 5:00 pm Preparing Healthy Lunches & Snacks WAITLIST … Read More

Family Event: U of T Student Family Potluck Picnic

Date: Friday, July 5, 2019 Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (rain or shine) Location: Toronto Island Want to enjoy a day out with your family? Join us, rain or shine, for a potluck picnic, connect with other student families, and take a First Story Toronto interactive tour, illustrating Toronto’s Indigenous presence and history of the Toronto Island from an Indigenous perspective. Along … Read More

How Might We Create a More Family-Friendly UofT?  Student Parent Feedback Session

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Location: Robarts Library, Family Study Space, 9th Floor, Room 9-002. The Innovation Hub​, in partnership with the Family Care Office, is looking to hear from student-parents on how U of T can be more family-friendly.  Join us to learn about the results of a research project … Read More

Pregnancy and Parental Leave Planning Seminar for Postdoctoral Fellows in CUPE Local 3902 (Unit 5)

Date: Monday, June 17, 2019 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College St., Room 313 Becoming a parent is one of the most monumental experiences in a person’s life. Unfortunately, children do not come with foolproof instructions! This workshop adopts a highly practical approach to preparing Postdoctoral Fellows represented by CUPE … Read More

At Home Alone (P.A. Day)

Date: Friday, June 7, 2019 (P.A. Day) Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College St., Room 313 A fun workshop to help families prepare their 9 – 14 year old to be home alone safely. This interactive workshop for parents and their 9 – 14 year olds will help: Communicate together … Read More

Mindful Parenting (4 Week Course)

Date: Thursdays, June 6, June 13, June 20 Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm Location: Koffler Student Services Building, 214 College St., Room 313 In this Mindful Parenting series, we will apply mindfulness principles to the experience of parenting as a way to build a strong parent-child relationship and increase the well-being of both parent and child. … Read More