Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Stephen Leacock Community Recreation Centre

Address: 2500 BIRCHMOUNT RD M1T 2M5 Map It

"NEW" to Stephen Leacock Community Recreation Centre facility is a newly renovated indoor premier turf pad, dry pad, track and a new dance studio! Stephen Leacock Community Recreation Centre also offers programming to the community such as; arts and crafts, dancing, fitness, sport ,and youth leadership programs for children, youth and adults. During the day, the centre offers an extensive list of older adult programming including, arts and crafts, dancing, billiards, bridge, fitness, social events, and special excursions. The Centre has a hall that is available for rent for private functions with a capacity of 120 people. For more information please call the main office.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • Contact Us: 416 396-4184
  • Accessibility
  • Ward: 40
  • District: Scarborough
  • TTC Information: Travel to Warden Station. Board the 17 Birchmount and travel to Leacock School. Walk north to 2500 Birchmount Rd.

Announcements


arts icon Arts


Ballet - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Dance: Ballet  (9 - 12yrs)
Jun-26-2017 to Aug-21-2017, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 1 - 2pm
Dance: Ballet  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 2 - 3pm
Dance: Ballet  (9 - 12yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm
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.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Jun-26-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 8:30 - 9:15am
Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 9:30 - 10:15am
Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 10:30 - 11:15am
Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-03-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Dance: Rythmic Dance  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance - Older AdultVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and social dancing
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance - YouthThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 13-24, offer instruction in a variety of dance forms such as breakdance, cultural and salsa.
Dance: Lyrical  (13 - 18yrs)
Jul-02-2017 to Aug-27-2017, Sun, 11:30am - 12:30pm

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Camp Adventure Child - All Day BasicThese 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 no consumable fee.
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-07-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-07-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-07-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-10-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-10-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-10-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-21-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-21-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-21-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-24-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-24-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-24-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-04-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-04-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-04-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-08-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
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 Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-07-2017, Tue, Wed, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-07-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-10-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-10-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-21-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-21-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-24-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-24-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-04-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-04-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Tue, Wed, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm

fitness icon Fitness


Tai Chi - Older AdultEmphasis is on general health and fitness through the development of slow and controlled movements in a fixed sequence. Enjoy the benefits of improved health, relief of stress and the promotion of concentrated relaxation. Various styles are offered.
Tai Chi- Chair  (60yrs and over)
Apr-06-2017 to Jun-08-2017, Thur, 9 - 10am
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)
Jul-05-2017 to Sep-06-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 5:30pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-05-2017 to Sep-06-2017, Wed, 5:45 - 6:45pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-09-2017 to Sep-10-2017, Sun, 9 - 10am
Yoga- Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to Jun-07-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 5:30pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to Jun-07-2017, Wed, 5:45 - 6:45pm
Yoga - Older 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.
Yoga  (60yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Sep-07-2017, Thur, 10:15 - 11:15am
Yoga: Chair  (60yrs and over)
Apr-05-2017 to Jun-07-2017, Wed, 10 - 11am
Yoga  (60yrs and over)
Apr-06-2017 to Jun-08-2017, Thur, 10:15 - 11:15am

general interest icon General Interest


General Interest - Early ChildAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Science Fun  (3 - 5yrs)
Jun-26-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 8:45 - 9:45am
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Jun-26-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-29-2017, Tue, 1 - 3pm
Making Music  (3 - 4yrs)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 10am - 12pm
Making Music  (3 - 4yrs)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 1 - 3pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-01-2017, Fri, 10am - 12pm
Science Fun  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-01-2017, Fri, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Science Lab  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 8:45 - 9:45am
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Apr-07-2017 to Jun-09-2017, Fri, 10am - 12pm
Around the Garden  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-07-2017 to Jun-09-2017, Fri, 1 - 3pm
Science Lab  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-07-2017 to Jun-09-2017, Fri, 3:15 - 4:45pm
General Interest - Older AdultAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Computers: Level 1  (60yrs and over)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-19-2017, Mon, 10 - 11:30am
Creative Writing  (60yrs and over)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-19-2017, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Hobbies and Interests - YouthWide variety of courses that offer introductory to advanced instruction on many interests and hobbies.
Youth Leadership Program: Leadership Discovery  (11 - 13yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to Jun-07-2017, Wed, 6:45 - 8pm
Youth Leadership Program: Learn to Lead  (14 - 17yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to Jun-07-2017, Wed, 8 - 9:15pm
Supervised PlayA recreation program that develops children's physical literacy, fine and gross motor skills through instruction, active and creative play. The program helps children build a foundation for sports and/or arts.
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jun-26-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1mth - 5yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-29-2017, Tue, 8:30 - 9:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2yrs - 4yrs 11mths)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-29-2017, Tue, 10am - 12pm
Recreation Adventures  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-29-2017, Tue, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Adventures  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1mth - 5yrs)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 8:30 - 9:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2 - 4yrs)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 10am - 12pm
Recreation Adventures  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 3:15 - 4:15pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-01-2017, Fri, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 1 - 3pm

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Basketball - YouthDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball: Recreational  (12 - 15yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-19-2017, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to Jun-14-2017, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Apr-07-2017 to Jun-16-2017, Fri, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Karate -Instructional  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-25-2017 to Aug-20-2017, Sun, 10 - 11am
Karate -Instructional  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-25-2017 to Aug-20-2017, Sun, 12 - 1pm
Karate -Instructional  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-29-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Racquet Sports - YouthVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - AdultInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer: 50 PLUS Recreational  (18yrs and over)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 9:30 - 11:30am
Soccer: Recreational  (18yrs and over)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 9 - 11pm
Soccer: Recreational  (18yrs and over)
Apr-16-2017 to Jun-11-2017, Sun, 9 - 11pm
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Karate -Instructional  (3 - 5yrs)
Jun-25-2017 to Aug-20-2017, Sun, 9 - 9:45am
Karate -Instructional  (3 - 5yrs)
Jun-25-2017 to Aug-20-2017, Sun, 11:15am - 12pm
Karate -Instructional  (3 - 5yrs)
Jun-29-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Thur, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Karate -Instructional  (3 - 5yrs)
Jun-29-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Thur, 6:45 - 7:30pm

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AL: Standard First Aid (SFA)The 16-hour Standard First Aid course provides comprehensive training covering all aspects of first aid and CPR. This course is for those who want an in-depth understanding of first aid such as: medical/legal aspects, spinal injuries, heat or cold injuries, bone and joint injuries, abdominal and chest injuries, burns, and medical emergencies. Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid is recognized by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board and the Ontario Health Regulation and is one of the prerequisites to NLS. Prerequisites: None. If you withdraw from a program 10 days or less from the course start date, a 50% refund is provided. No refunds are given for classes or programs that you miss. 100% attendance and active participation are mandatory!
AL: Standard First Aid (SFA)  (12yrs and over)
Jul-29-2017 to Jul-30-2017, Sun, Sat, 9am - 5:30pm
AL: Standard First Aid (SFA) RecertThe 8-hour Standard First Aid recertification course provides a review of first aid and CPR skills. Practical skills will be assessed through scenarios and knowledge will be assessed with a written evaluation. Candidates should review the course content and practice their skills prior to the recertification course. Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid is recognized by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board and the Ontario Health Regulation to be valid for three years. Candidates must bring proof of original certification. Prerequisites: Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid with CPR-C (full course) done within the last three years. If you withdraw from a program 10 days or less from the course start date, a 50% refund is provided. No refunds are given for classes or programs that you miss. 100% attendance and active participation are mandatory!
AL: Standard First Aid (SFA) Recert  (12yrs and over)
Aug-20-2017 to Aug-20-2017, Sun, 9am - 5:30pm

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Next Week
Sun May 21Mon May 22Tue May 23Wed May 24Thu May 25Fri May 26Sat May 27
Walking/Running Track - Adult
(19yrs and over)
8:30am - 5:30pm 8:30am - 10:30pm8:30am - 10:30pm8:30am - 10:30pm8:30am - 10:30pm8:30am - 5:30pm
Stretch and Strength
(16yrs and over)
      10:45 - 11:45am
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
      9 - 10am
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
      10 - 11am
Zumba (r)
(16yrs and over)
      9 - 10am
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
10:15 - 11:15am      
Boot Camp
(16yrs and over)
  7 - 8pm    
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
   9:30 - 10:30am   
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
   10:30 - 11:30am   

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Next Week
Sun May 21Mon May 22Tue May 23Wed May 24Thu May 25Fri May 26Sat May 27
GEM - Girls Embracing Their Majesty
(14 - 17yrs)
  3:15 - 5:45pm    
Social Games: Chess, Maj-jonhg, Scrabble
(60yrs and over)
  11am - 2:30pm 11am - 2:30pm  
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(2 - 5yrs)
   8:30 - 9:30am   
Drop In: Cards - Bridge
(60yrs and over)
    12 - 3pm  
Drop In: Cards - Hold Em Poker
(60yrs and over)
     1 - 3pm 
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(2 - 5yrs)
     8:30 - 9:30am 

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Next Week
Sun May 21Mon May 22Tue May 23Wed May 24Thu May 25Fri May 26Sat May 27
Table Tennis: Drop In
(55yrs and over)
   8:30am - 3pm 8:30am - 3pm 
Lawn Bowling
(60yrs and over)
  9:30 - 11:30am  9:30 - 11:30am 
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Dance Studio1
B
Gallery1
B
Indoor Dry Pad2
P
Indoor Track1

Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room4
C


* 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.

Please contact the facility at 416 396-4184, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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