Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Bedford Park Community Centre

Address: 81 Ranleigh Ave M4N 1X2 Map It

Bedford Park Community Centre is a shared-use facility located in the Yonge Street & Lawrence Avenue East area. Bedford Park is not a large centre, but it does offer a wide variety of programs for the community. Throughout the Fall, Winter and Spring, Bedford Park offers preschool programs, older adult programs, fitness programs, sports programs and swimming lessons. During the summer months, Bedford Park offers summer camps, fitness classes, an older adult drop-in program and swimming lessons. Some programs operate from St. Leonard's Church.

  • Contact Us: 416 392-0618
  • Ward: 25
  • District: North York
  • TTC Information: Travel to Lawrence Station. Exit station and Walk north on Yonge to Ranleigh. Walk East to 81 Ranleigh Ave.

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  Fitness

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  (13yrs and over)
Oct-04-2016 to Dec-13-2016, Tue, 8:20 - 9:20pm
Pilates  (13yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 8:20 - 9:20pm
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.
Yoga  (13yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-15-2016, Thur, 7 - 8:30pm
Yoga  (13yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 7 - 8:30pm

  Sports

Ball/Floor Hockey - ChildInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Ball Hockey  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 11:45am - 12:45pm
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-07-2016 to Dec-02-2016, Fri, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Basketball  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Basketball  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-15-2017 to Mar-12-2017, Sun, 1:45 - 2:45pm
Basketball  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-09-2016 to Dec-04-2016, Sun, 1:45 - 2:45pm
Gymnastics - ChildIntroductory to advanced courses that develop skills and teach basic moves used in gymnastics. Participants build confidence and have fun learning.
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 0:45am - 1:45pm
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Gymnastics: Level 4 and 5  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 12:45 - 2:15pm
Gymnastics: Level 4 and 5  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12:45 - 2:15pm
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1:45am - 2:45pm
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Martial Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-05-2016, Mon, 7:15 - 8:15pm
Martial Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 7:15 - 8:15pm
Racquet Sports - ChildVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
Badminton  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Badminton  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Badminton  (13 - 15yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Badminton  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Badminton  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Badminton  (13 - 15yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 12:45 - 1:45pm
Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 12:45 - 1:45pm
Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-07-2016 to Dec-02-2016, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Soccer - Early ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 10:45 - 11:30am
Soccer  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Soccer  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 10:45 - 11:30am
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Gymnastics with Caregiver  (2 - 3yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 10:30am
Ready, Set, PLAY! with Caregiver  (2 - 3yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 9 - 10am
Gymnastics  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:30 - 11:30am
Ready, Set, PLAY! with caregiver  (2 - 3yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 9 - 10am
Basketball  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 10 - 10:45am
Martial Arts  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-05-2016, Mon, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Martial Arts  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-05-2016, Mon, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Gymnastics with Caregiver  (2 - 3yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10:30am
Gymnastics  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11:30am
Basketball  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 10 - 10:45am
Martial Arts  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Martial Arts  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7:15pm

  Swimming

Adult Swim 1Basic swimming skills and water safety. This is an introductory or beginner level. Prerequisite: A keen interest in developing skills and knowledge that promotes safe enjoyment of aquatic environments. Adult 1 develops or increases students' comfort in the water through basic floatation, movement and breathing skills and fosters the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to prepare, stay safe and survive in and around water.
Adult Swim 1  (17yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 8 - 9pm
Aquafit - AdultAquafit is a fitness class taught in the water. Cardiovascular and muscular workout without impact. Water adds resistance to assist with muscle toning.
Aquafit  (17yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 8 - 9pm
Guardian Swim 1The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 5:30 - 6pm
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1 - 1:30pm
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 6:30 - 7pm
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5:30 - 6pm
Guardian Swim 2The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 5:30 - 6pm
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 10am
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1:30 - 2pm
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7pm
Guardian Swim 3The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
Guardian Swim 3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 7:30 - 8pm
Guardian Swim 3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Guardian Swim 3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Guardian Swim 3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 7 - 7:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: PenguinSafety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills.
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 10am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1 - 1:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1 - 1:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 5 - 5:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5 - 5:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 7 - 7:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: StingrayDevelopment of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres.
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 10am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 2 - 2:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 2 - 2:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 5 - 5:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 7:30 - 8pm
Preschool Swim 3: OtterDevelopment of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres.
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 7:30 - 8pm
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7pm
Private Swim LessonsPrivate lessons provide a ratio of one instructor per participant while completing swimming skills specific to the participant.
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 7 - 7:30pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 7:30 - 8pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 7 - 7:30pm
Ultra Swim 1Safety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills.
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1:30 - 2pm
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7pm
Ultra Swim 1 - Small GroupSafety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills. Class size is limited to 4 participants.
Ultra Swim 1 - Small Group  (5 - 16yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 2Development of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres.
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 6:30 - 7pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 2 - 2:30pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 7 - 7:30pm
Ultra Swim 2 - Small GroupDevelopment of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres. Class size limited to 4 participants
Ultra Swim 2 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 2 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 2 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 2 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 3Development of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres.
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 6:30 - 7pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 7 - 7:30pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 7:30 - 8pm
Ultra Swim 3 - Small GroupDevelopment of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres. Class size limited to 4 participants
Ultra Swim 3 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1:30 - 2pm
Ultra Swim 3 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Nov-28-2016, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 3 - Small Group  (5yrs and over)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-12-2016, Mon, 7:30 - 8pm
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Dressing Room2

Gymnasium1
B
Indoor Pool1
C
Kitchen1


* 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.