Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Wellesley Community Centre

Address: 495 Sherbourne St M4X 1K7 Map It

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.

  • Contact Us: 416 392-0227
  • Accessibility
  • 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.

Announcements


arts icon Arts


Crafts - AdultThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 25-59, offering instruction in a variety of crafts such as scrapbooking, woodcarving and stained glass
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 7 - 9:30pm
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 7 - 9:30pm
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-08-2017 to Jun-03-2017, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
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  (8 - 12yrs)
Apr-04-2017 to May-30-2017, Tue, 4 - 5pm
Hip Hop - YouthStreet and dance club influenced style of jazz dance. Known for its fast and energetic pace, this creative form of dance is often seen in music videos.
Dance: Hip Hop  (13 - 17yrs)
Apr-04-2017 to May-30-2017, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 1 - 2pm
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 1 - 2pm

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Adapted Camp - YouthThese Adventure Camps, for campers with a disability ages 13 plus. Campers are introduced to a variety of enhanced activities through workshops, special events and excursions. These camps have no consumable fee. These programs will require an additional registration process to become eligible to participate.
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 29yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 29yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 29yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 29yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
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 : Junior (6-8 yrs)  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp : Senior (9-12 yrs)  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp:Junior (6-8 yrs)  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp:Senior (9-12 yrs)  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp: Junior (6-8 yrs)  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp: Senior (9-12 yrs)  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp: Junior (6-8 yrs)  (6 - 8yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Activity Camp: Senior (9-12 yrs)  (9 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 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 Hours: AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours: PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Jul-14-2017, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours: AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours: PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours: AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours: PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours: AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours: PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm

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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)
Apr-04-2017 to May-30-2017, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2017 to Jun-01-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2017 to Jun-01-2017, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-08-2017 to Jun-03-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-29-2017, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 7:40 - 8:40pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2017 to Sep-02-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
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-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 11am - 12pm
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 11:15am - 12:15pm
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-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
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: Power  (16yrs and over)
Apr-03-2017 to May-29-2017, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2017 to Jun-02-2017, Fri, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-01-2017, Fri, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-10-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 6 - 7pm

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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.
Cooking - YouthA variety of courses that teach recipes and cooking skills at various levels.
Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 6 - 8pm
General Interest - YouthAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Young Men's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Young Women's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-04-2017 to May-30-2017, Tue, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Games/Movies: Movie Night  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-07-2017 to Jun-09-2017, Fri, 6 - 8pm
Interactive Play - Early ChildCourses designed for parents/caregivers and children to participate together in activities.
Crafty Creations With Caregivers  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 10 - 11:15am
Leadership - YouthAny registered youth leadership program with a focus on leadership and life skills, civic engagement and community development
Jr & Sr. Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 4 - 6pm
Miscellaneous - General Interest - ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Afterschool Program - A  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-23-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
Afterschool Program - B  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-23-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
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 Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Apr-04-2017 to May-30-2017, Tue, 10 - 11:15am
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Apr-06-2017 to Jun-01-2017, Thur, 10 - 11:15am
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day, full day or short term courses.
Workshop: Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-31-2017, Thur, 4 - 6pm
Workshop: Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-06-2017 to Jun-01-2017, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm

fitness icon Sports


Ball/Floor Hockey - YouthInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball: Skills and Drills  (8 - 12yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-26-2017, Mon, 6 - 7:30pm
Basketball Clinic  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-05-2017 to May-31-2017, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm
Golf - ChildLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 24yrs)
Apr-07-2017 to May-26-2017, Fri, 5 - 6pm
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 18yrs)
Jul-07-2017 to Aug-18-2017, Fri, 5 - 6:15pm
Gymnastics - ChildIntroductory to advanced courses that develop skills and teach basic moves used in gymnastics. Participants build confidence and have fun learning.
Gymnastics: Level 1-4  (6 - 12yrs)
Apr-08-2017 to Jun-03-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Jumpstart Learn to Play Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Apr-03-2017 to Jun-12-2017, Mon, 4 - 5pm
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (10 - 12yrs)
Apr-08-2017 to Jun-03-2017, Sat, 4:15 - 5:30pm
Indoor Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Jul-08-2017 to Sep-02-2017, Sat, 3 - 5:30pm
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-08-2017 to Jun-03-2017, Sat, 3 - 4:15pm
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-04-2017 to Jun-01-2017, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm
Sports - AdultA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Ready, Set, Play!  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-08-2017 to Jun-03-2017, Sat, 11am - 12pm
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Women In Sports  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-08-2017 to Sep-02-2017, Sat, 12 - 3pm
Drop In: Youth Training  (13 - 24yrs)
Apr-04-2017 to Jun-01-2017, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm

arts icon Arts

Next Week
Sun Apr 02Mon Apr 03Tue Apr 04Wed Apr 05Thu Apr 06Fri Apr 07Sat Apr 08
Dance: Line Dance
(60yrs and over)
  1 - 2:30pm    

fitness icon Fitness

Next Week
Sun Mar 26Mon Mar 27Tue Mar 28Wed Mar 29Thu Mar 30Fri Mar 31Sat Apr 01
Walk Club
(60yrs and over)
 7:30 - 9am    9 - 9:30am
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm 
Weight Room - Older Adult
(60yrs and over)
 9 - 11am9 - 11am9 - 11am9 - 11am9 - 11am 
Weight Room-Women Only
(16yrs and over)
 5 - 7pm 5 - 7pm 5 - 7pm 
Weight Room-
(16yrs and over)
1 - 4:30pm     1 - 4:30pm

general interest icon General Interest

Next Week
Sun Mar 26Mon Mar 27Tue Mar 28Wed Mar 29Thu Mar 30Fri Mar 31Sat Apr 01
Games
(8 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm 
Games
(13 - 17yrs)
 6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm 
Games
(8 - 12yrs)
1 - 5pm     1 - 5pm

fitness icon Sports

Next Week
Sun Mar 26Mon Mar 27Tue Mar 28Wed Mar 29Thu Mar 30Fri Mar 31Sat Apr 01
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
 1 - 3pm1 - 3pm1 - 3pm1 - 3pm1 - 3pm 
Women Soccer
(13 - 24yrs)
     3 - 5pm 
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
1 - 4pm     1 - 4pm
Women's Basketball
(18yrs and over)
      12 - 3pm
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Fitness/Weight Room2

Gymnasium1
A
Kitchen1
C
Lounge1
C
Multipurpose Room2
3
B
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 416 392-0227, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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