Events

Epilepsy Durham Region hosts a variety of annual education and fundraising events throughout the year to support local programming and empower individuals and their families living with Epilepsy. These events include: Annual General Meeting, Volunteer Reception, Education Forum, Lecture Series, Walk for Epilepsy, Epic Golf Challenge, and various Epilepsy Awareness Month initiatives.

 

Click here to learn more about our annual events.

 

Click here for our calendar of events.

 

Epic Golf Challenge 2019 Group Photo

 

 

Epilepsy Durham Region's Epic Golf Challenge is back for our 6th year! On May 14th, 2020, we will see 12 teams of four(ish) competed against one another in an EPIC battle of 36 holes, trying to not only end up with the best round of golf, but also to raise the largest amount of pledged money.

 

If each of our 48 golfers pledges to raise $1,500, our goal of raising $72,000 in support of our Pediatric Management Program &

Please join us on Monday, June 10th from 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm for our quarterly lecture series evening. This lecture series topic is Do I have to Disclose? | Learn about your rights as an employee living with a disability. We are excited to have Genevieve D'Iorio from the Workers' Health and Safety Legal Clinic join us as a guest speaker for this evening's event. 

 

Genevieve D’lorio is a Community Legal Worker at the Workers’ Health and Safety Legal Clinic. She provides public legal education workshops to help vulnerable workers better understand and protect themselves when working in Ontario. She will be discussing recent changes to workers’ rights made by the Ontario government and how these changes will impact workers’ health and safety. She will also discuss how to identify and combat

Embracing Who You Are Poster

Please join us for our 4th annual Epilepsy education forum: Embracing Who You Are | Living Well with Epilepsy. This is a full day event with expert guest speakers!

Where: Whitby Public Library | 410 Dundas Street West, Whitby | Room 1A/B

 

When: Saturday, November 10th | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

 

**Please note that you must register to attend this event. There is a $20.00 registration fee, payable to Epilepsy Durham Region which includes your full day of education, lunch, and an Epilepsy Durham Region mug

Save The Date Masquerade

Please join us on Friday, October 26th for our first annual Masquerade Ball in support of local Epilepsy programming. 

 

It's Because of You Masquerade Ball | An eloquent evening of dinner, dancing, and silent auction

 

Details:

When: Friday, October 26th, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Where: Deer Creek Golf Course and Banquet Facility | 2700 Audley Road Ajax

Purchase Tickets: www.becauseofyou.ca

Epilepsy Durham Region in partnership Wimpy’s Diner, Oshawa, are proud to present their second annual pancake day to launch national Epilepsy Awareness Month movement. This event, Purple Pancake Day, is an exciting opportunity to launch our National Epilepsy Awareness Campaign – Purple Day.

 

When:  Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

 

Where:  Wimpy’s Diner  – 128 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa

 

What:  National Epilepsy Awareness Month | Purple Day Launch

 

Time:  All Day – Mayor and EDR staff will be available 12:00 – 2:00 p.m

 

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