Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Bedford Park Community Centre

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.

  • 81 Ranleigh Ave M4N 1X2
  • 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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  Camps

Camp Adventure Child - All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps 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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Camp Adventure Early Child - All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps, for campers up to age 5, 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  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, 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  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care PM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm
Extended Care AM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care PM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm
Extended Care AM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care PM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm
Extended Care AM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care PM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm
Extended Care AM  (4 - 12yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care PM  (4 - 12yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5:30pm

  Swimming

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
Combined Guardian 1/2/3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9 - 9:30am
Combined Guardian 1/2/3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9 - 9:30am
Combined Guardian 1/2/3  (6mths - 4yrs 11mths)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9 - 9:30am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30 - 10am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30 - 10am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
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)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Tri Private 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. Class size is limited to 3 participants.
Tri Private Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9 - 9:30am
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9 - 9:30am
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9 - 9:30am
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30 - 10am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 1 - Small Group  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30 - 10am
Ultra Swim 2 - Small Group  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30 - 10am
Ultra Swim 2 - Small Group  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30 - 10am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 3 - Small Group  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 3 - Small Group  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am

  Swimming

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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.