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: Wellesley & Sherbourne
  • 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 Caregivers  (3 - 3yrs)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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-04-2015 to May-30-2015, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Mar-30-2015 to May-25-2015, Mon, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.

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)
Jun-29-2015 to Jul-10-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp:  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-29-2015 to Jul-10-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-13-2015 to Jul-24-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp:  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-13-2015 to Jul-24-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-27-2015 to Aug-07-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp:  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-27-2015 to Aug-07-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-10-2015 to Aug-21-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Activity Camp:  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-10-2015 to Aug-21-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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 - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-29-2015 to Jul-10-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-29-2015 to Jul-10-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-13-2015 to Jul-24-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-13-2015 to Jul-24-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-27-2015 to Aug-07-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-27-2015 to Aug-07-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-10-2015 to Aug-21-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Camp Extended - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-10-2015 to Aug-21-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to May-28-2015, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to May-28-2015, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jun-30-2015 to Aug-25-2015, Tue, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2015 to Aug-27-2015, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2015 to Aug-27-2015, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2015 to Aug-29-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.
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)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-08-2015 to Sep-02-2015, Wed, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Jul-01-2015 to Aug-26-2015, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-05-2015, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga:Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jun-29-2015 to Aug-24-2015, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-03-2015 to Aug-28-2015, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2015 to Sep-02-2015, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga: Power  (16yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to May-25-2015, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.

General Interest

Adapted Social Club - YouthAdapted social programs promote both social development and skill development. Qualified staff give encourgement and support to meet the individual needs of the participants. These programs will require an additional registration process to become eligible to participate.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
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)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-19-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3:30 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.
After School - Child  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-19-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3:30 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.
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-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
General Interest - AdultCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 7 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to May-25-2015, Mon, 7 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.
Interactive Play - Early ChildCourses designed for parents/caregivers and children to participate together in activities.
Playtime Fun With Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Playtime Fun With Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Apr-02-2015 to May-28-2015, Thur, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Leader-In-TrainingPlease note that this is a Youth Leadership program.
Young Women's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Training  (16 - 24yrs)
Mar-31-2015 to May-28-2015, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Jr. and Sr.Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Youth Advisory Council  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-10-2015 to May-29-2015, Fri, 6 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Young Men's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Mar-30-2015 to May-25-2015, Mon, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-02-2015 to May-28-2015, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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-05-2015 to May-31-2015, Sun, 12 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball Clinic  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 6 - 7:10pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Golf - ChildLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 12yrs)
Apr-10-2015 to May-29-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 12yrs)
Jul-03-2015 to Aug-14-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Golf - YouthLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (13 - 18yrs)
Apr-10-2015 to May-29-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Golf - Indoor  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-03-2015 to Aug-21-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for 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-04-2015 to May-30-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer - Indoor  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-04-2015 to Jun-20-2015, Sat, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Indoor Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2015 to Aug-29-2015, Sat, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Soccer - Indoor  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-30-2015 to May-25-2015, Mon, 4 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Youth Training & Development  (18yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to May-28-2015, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Men's Soccer  (13 - 17yrs)
Mar-31-2015 to May-28-2015, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Female Soccer  (18yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to May-28-2015, Thur, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Jump And Play  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-04-2015 to May-30-2015, Sat, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Women In Sports  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-04-2015 to Jun-20-2015, Sat, 12 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Women In Sports  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-11-2015 to Sep-05-2015, Sat, 12 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course is open for registration
Floorball  (13 - 24yrs)
Mar-30-2015 to May-25-2015, Mon, 6:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-11-2015   This course has started. Click on the course link to see if spots are available, then call (416) 338-4386 or visit your local Community Center or Civic Center for registering information.

Fitness & Wellness

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 29Mon Mar 30Tue Mar 31Wed Apr 01Thu Apr 02Fri Apr 03Sat Apr 04
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm  
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm  
Weight Room - Older Adult
(60yrs and over)
 9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am  
Weight Room-Women Only
(16yrs and over)
 5 - 6:45pm 5 - 6:45pm   
Weight Room-
(16yrs and over)
1 - 3:45pm     1 - 3:45pm
Walk Fit
(60yrs and over)
 7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am  
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm  
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm  
Weight Room
(60yrs and over)
 9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am  
Weight Room-Women Only
(16yrs and over)
 5 - 6:45pm 5 - 6:45pm   
Walk - Fit
(60yrs and over)
      9 - 9:30am
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
      1 - 3:45pm

General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 29Mon Mar 30Tue Mar 31Wed Apr 01Thu Apr 02Fri Apr 03Sat Apr 04
Movie Night
(13 - 24yrs)
    6:30 - 8pm  

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 29Mon Mar 30Tue Mar 31Wed Apr 01Thu Apr 02Fri Apr 03Sat Apr 04
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
1 - 4pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm1 - 4pm
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
 6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm6 - 8:30pm1 - 4pm
Men's Basketball
(18yrs and over)
  7:30 - 8:45pm    
Volleyball
(18yrs and over)
   7:30 - 8:45pm   
Soccer
(18yrs and over)
    7 - 8:45pm  
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Fitness/Weight Room1

Gymnasium1
A
Kitchen1
C
Multipurpose Room2
5
B
C


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