Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Wellesley Community Centre

Wellesley Community Centre is located at Sherbourne Street and Wellesley Street in the St. James Town community. We offer programming for preschoolers, children, youth, adults and older adults. We also offer various camps for children during the winter, March and summer breaks. As well as several sport leagues for children, youth and adults. We have a community advisory council that meets quarterly.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • 495 Sherbourne St M4X 1K7
  • Contact Us: 416 392-0227
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 28
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • Near: Sherbourne St & Wellesley St E
  • TTC Information: Travel to Sherbourne Station. Exit station and walk south to 495 Sherbourne Street.
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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  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 10 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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 - 12yrs)
Apr-09-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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: Hip Hop  (10 - 12yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not 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: Hip Hop  (13 - 17yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 5:15 - 6:15pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to May-30-2016, Mon, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Camps

Camp Activity Child - All Day BasicThese Activity Camps are designed to give children, ages 6-12, a fun-filled, action-packed and safe camp experience. Campers will be involved in arts and crafts, games, sports, special events, outdoor activities and local trips. These camps have no consumable fee.
Activity Camp:  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Activity Camp:  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Activity Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Activity Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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.
Camp Extended - AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended - PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Jul-15-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended - AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended - PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended - PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-01-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended - AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended - AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Camp Extended -PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Fitness & Wellness

Cardio - AdultThese classes are suitable for all levels, focusing on providing a minimum of 20 minutes of cardiovascular exercises that use large muscle groups in a continuous and rhythmic manner. Most classes will also include a muscle conditioning component. Regular participation can help improve one's cardiovascular system (heart/lungs), flexibility, balance and co-ordination. Small equipment may be used.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-30-2016, Tue, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Sep-01-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Sep-01-2016, Thur, 7:40 - 8:40pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-09-2016 to Sep-03-2016, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-02-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-02-2016, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-09-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio - Older AdultThese classes are suitable for all levels, focusing on providing a minimum of 20 minutes of cardiovascular exercises that use large muscle groups in a continuous and rhythmic manner. Most classes will also include a muscle conditioning component. Regular participation can help improve one's cardiovascular system (heart/lungs), flexibility, balance and co-ordination. Small equipment may be used.
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-31-2016, Wed, 11:15am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-31-2016, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-29-2016, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-31-2016, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Power  (16yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-06-2016, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-03-2016, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

General Interest

After-School - ChildThese programs, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12,offer a variety of indoor and outdoor general recreation programming. These include games, crafts and sports along with outdoor play. PA/PD Day recreational programming may be found here.
After School - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-24-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-24-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cooking - YouthCourses vary from simple recipes that teach the basics of how to measure and combine ingredients to specialty cooking courses.
Youth Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
General Interest - AdultCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to May-30-2016, Mon, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Interactive Play - Early ChildCourses designed for parents/caregivers and children to participate together in activities.
Playtime Fun With Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Playtime Fun With Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-02-2016, Thur, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Leader-In-TrainingPlease note that this is a Youth Leadership program.
Young Women's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Training  (16 - 24yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to Jun-02-2016, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Jr. and Sr.Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Leadership - YouthAny registered youth leadership program with a focus on leadership and life skills, civic engagement and community development
Young Men's Club  (13 - 17yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to May-30-2016, Mon, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Young Women's Club  (13 - 17yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Workshops: Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-02-2016, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Sports

Ball/Floor Hockey - YouthInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Ball Hockey  (14 - 18yrs)
Apr-10-2016 to Jun-05-2016, Sun, 12 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball Clinic  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 6 - 7:10pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Golf - ChildLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 12yrs)
Jul-08-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Golf - YouthLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-08-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Gymnastics - ChildIntroductory to advanced courses that develop skills and teach basic moves used in gymnastics. Participants build confidence and have fun learning.
Gymnastics  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-09-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Indoor Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Jul-09-2016 to Sep-03-2016, Sat, 3 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - Indoor  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to May-30-2016, Mon, 4 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - Indoor  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-09-2016 to Jun-25-2016, Sat, 3 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Men's Soccer  (13 - 17yrs)
Apr-05-2016 to Jun-02-2016, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Female Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-03-2016, Fri, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Jump and Play  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-09-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Women In Sports  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-09-2016 to Sep-03-2016, Sat, 12 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Floorball  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to May-30-2016, Mon, 6:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Women In Sports  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-09-2016 to Jun-25-2016, Sat, 12 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-09-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Fitness & Wellness

Next Week >>
Sun May 22Mon May 23Tue May 24Wed May 25Thu May 26Fri May 27Sat May 28
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
  7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
  11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm 
Weight Room
(60yrs and over)
  9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am 
Weight Room-Women Only
(16yrs and over)
   5 - 7pm 5 - 7pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
1 - 3:45pm     1 - 3:45pm

General Interest

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Sun May 22Mon May 23Tue May 24Wed May 25Thu May 26Fri May 27Sat May 28
Games Room
(6 - 12yrs)
  4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm 
Games Room
(13 - 24yrs)
  6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm 
Movie Night
(13 - 24yrs)
     6:30 - 8pm 
Youth Council
(13 - 24yrs)
     6 - 8:30pm 

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun May 22Mon May 23Tue May 24Wed May 25Thu May 26Fri May 27Sat May 28
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
1 - 4pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm1 - 4pm
Volleyball
(16yrs and over)
   7:30 - 8:45pm   
Soccer
(18yrs and over)
    7 - 8:45pm  
Badminton
(13 - 24yrs)
     6:30 - 7:30pm 
Volleyball
(13 - 24yrs)
     7:30 - 8:45pm 
Badminton
(16yrs and over)
2:30 - 5:30pm      
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Fitness/Weight Room2

Gymnasium1
A
Kitchen1
C
Lounge1
C
Multipurpose Room2
3
B
C


Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.