Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Ken Cox Community Centre

Address: 28 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Dr M8V 4B6 Map It

Ken Cox Community Centre is located in the Father John Redmond Catholic Secondary School and Regional Art Centre. This brand new school was completed in 2006 and is located in the picturesque grounds of Colonel Samuel Smith Park in the Lakeshore Boulevard West and Kipling Avenue area. Ken Cox Community Centre offers a wide variety of programs including preschool, children, youth and family activities. A city built addition to the Community Centre has been added in 2009 to complement the joint use facility in Father John Redmond Catholic Secondary School.

  • Contact Us: 416 392-6355
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 6
  • District: Etobicoke York
  • Near: Colonel Samuel Smith Park Dr & Lake Shore Blvd W
  • TTC Information: Travel to Kipling Station. Board the 44 Kipling South and travel to Lakeshore Blvd W Walk south to 28 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive.

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  Arts

Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Crafty Creations with Caregiver  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Ballet - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Dance: Ballet - Beginner  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Ballet - Early ChildEarly child level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Dance: Ballet - Beginner  (4 - 6yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Dance: Ballet - Beginner  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:30pm
Crafts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, offering instruction in a variety of crafts such as card making, ceramics and sewing.
Crafty Kids  (6 - 11yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Dance - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, offer instruction in a variety of dance forms such as cultural and tap.
Dance: Acro - Beginner  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10:15am
Dance: Acro - Intermediate  (8 - 13yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12:30 - 1:15pm
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance: Creative Movement  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 7pm
Dance: Ballet  (4 - 6yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 7:45pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Dance: Jazz  (3 - 6yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Dance: Jazz  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:30pm
Dance: Creative Movement  (2yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5:30 - 6pm
Dance: Creative Movement  (2yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6 - 6:30pm
Guitar - Private - ChildPrivate guitar lessons are instructed to suit participant's skill and ability level.
Guitar - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 8 - 8:30pm
Guitar - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6 - 6:30pm
Guitar - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 7pm
Guitar - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 7:30pm
Guitar - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7:30 - 8pm
Hip Hop - ChildStreet and dance club influenced style of jazz dance. Known for its fast and energetic pace, this creative form of dance is often seen in music videos.
Dance: Hip Hop  (6 - 10yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:15 - 11am
Dance: Hip Hop - Beginner  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (8 - 13yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 7:30 - 8:15pm
Music - ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Singing - Private  (8yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5:30 - 6pm
Singing - Private  (8yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7:45 - 8:15pm
Singing - Private  (8yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 8:15 - 8:45pm
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:15 - 7pm
Making Music  (5 - 6yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 7:45pm
Performing Arts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, fall within the performing arts that may include acting and theatrical performance.
Musical Theatre  (9 - 14yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Piano/Keyboard - Private - ChildPrivate piano/keyboard lessons are instructed to suit participant's skill and ability level.
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10am
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:30pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6 - 6:30pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 7pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 7:30pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7:30 - 8pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 5:30 - 6pm
Piano - Private  (6yrs and over)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6 - 6:30pm

  Camps

MB Camp Adventure Child -All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps, for campers ages 6-12, have all in the ingredients of an Activity Camp and more. Campers are introduced to a variety of enhanced activities through workshops, special events and excursions. These camps have a $10 consumable fee.
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
MB Camp Adventure Youth - All Day BasicThese Adventure Camps, for campers ages 13 plus, have all in the ingredients of an Activity Camp and more. Campers are introduced to a variety of enhanced activities through workshops, special events and excursions. These camps have no consumable fee.
Adventure Camp: Youth  (13 - 15yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
MB Camp Extended ChildThe Extended Care option provides supervised care before and/or after camp for children registered in City of Toronto, Parks, Forestry and Recreation camp sessions. Extended hours programs have a separate barcode for registration. Refer to the camp program charts for times, fees and locations.
Extended Hours: AM  (6 - 13yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours: AM  (6 - 13yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours: PM  (6 - 13yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm
Extended Hours: PM  (6 - 13yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm
MB Camp Specialty Child - All DayThe "ultimate camp experience" for campers ages 6-12 who want to develop or fine-tune their skills in specialized areas of interest. Skilled and experienced instructors provide specialized instructional programs. All of these programs are complemented with a full line-up of traditional camp activities.
Specialty Camp: Dance  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm

  Fitness

Cardio Dance - AdultThese classes are suitable for all levels incorporating various culture inspired music and dance movements to create a dynamic, exciting, aerobic workout. Participants will benefit by having a total body fun workout that improves rhythm, burns calories and strengthens muscles. May include a muscle conditioning component.
ZUMBA  (18yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Child Care for Fitness ProgramsChild care provided for fitness program participants. Parent/caregiver must be registered in a concurrent fitness program.
Child Care For Fitness Programs  (up to 4yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Child Care For Fitness Programs  (up to 4yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Muscle Conditioning - AdultThese classes are suitable for all levels, focusing on building bone mass, muscular strength and endurance with no cardio component. Classes may be specific to certain areas of the body and may use equipment such as body bars, stability balls, BOSU, hand weights and exercise bands.
Cardio Conditioning  (18yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12:30 - 1:30pm
Pilates - AdultBuild longer, leaner muscles while safely exploring optimal strength, flexibility and endurance. Exercises focus on strengthening core postural, abdominal and back muscles. Participants are required to bring their own mat.
Pilates  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Yoga - AdultA series of postures promoting flexibility, specific breathing and relaxation techniques, while strengthening and toning muscles. Various styles are offered. Participants are required to bring their own mat.
Hatha Yoga  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Yoga: Hatha  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Muscle Conditioning  (18yrs and over)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Yoga - ChildA series of postures promoting flexibility, specific breathing and relaxation techniques, while strengthening and toning muscles. Various styles are offered. Participants are required to bring their own mat.
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 7:45pm

  General Interest

General Interest - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Science and Nature: Science Fun  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Science Fun  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Miscellaneous - General Interest - AdultCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Photography  (19yrs and over)
Jan-27-2017 to Mar-03-2017, Fri, 7:30 - 9:30pm
Special Events - ChildA variety of special activities and events that change seasonally.
Special Event: Family Skate Night  (3yrs and over)
Feb-03-2017 to Feb-03-2017, Fri, 6:30 - 8:30pm
Special Event: Family Pizza & Movie Night  (3yrs and over)
Feb-17-2017 to Feb-17-2017, Fri, 6 - 8pm
Special Event: Holiday Drop & Shop  (4yrs and over)
Dec-16-2016 to Dec-16-2016, Fri, 6 - 9pm

  Sports

Ball/Floor Hockey - ChildInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Ball Hockey - Drop In  (7 - 9yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Ball Hockey  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Basketball - AdultDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball  (19yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 8 - 9:45pm
Basketball - YouthDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball - Drop In  (14 - 18yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 8 - 9:30pm
Basketball - Drop In  (18 - 24yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 7 - 10pm
Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Tae Kwon Do  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Racquet Sports - AdultVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
Tennis - Beginner  (19yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Tennis - Intermediate  (19yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 8 - 9pm
Family Badminton  (10yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7:15 - 8:15pm
Racquet Sports - ChildVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
Tennis  (10 - 15yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-20-2017, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Racquet Sports - YouthVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
Badminton - Youth  (14 - 17yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 3 - 4:30pm
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer - Jr  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:45 - 11:45am
Soccer - Sr.  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:45 - 11:45am
Soccer  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:15 - 7pm
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer: Indoor Recreational  (14 - 18yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6 - 8pm
Sports - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Soccer  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Ready, Set, PLAY!  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10 - 10:45am
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (1 - 3yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 9:30 - 10:15am
Soccer  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Ready, Set, PLAY!  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:15 - 7pm
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (1 - 3yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 9:30 - 10:15am
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (1 - 3yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 9:45am
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (1 - 3yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:45pm
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (1 - 3yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 10:15 - 11am
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (1 - 3yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 10:15 - 11am
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Dance Studio1
A
Gymnasium1
B
Multipurpose Room2
5
1
A
C
P


* Facilities can be available to permit. Permit rates are dependent on facility rating of Premium, A, B or C and your group category. Use the Facility Rating Criteria to learn more about amenities that might be available at each facility.