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
  • 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.

Announcements


  Arts

Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Crafty Creations with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 10 - 11am
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)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 7 - 9:30pm
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, 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)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, 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)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 4 - 5pm
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)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 1 - 2pm
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 1 - 2pm

  Camps

MB Camp Adventure Child - All Day BasicThese Adventure Camps, for campers ages 6-12, 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 no consumable fee.
Adventure Camp-A  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp-B  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
MB 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  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care : PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm

  Fitness

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)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, 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)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 11am - 12pm
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)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, 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: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-13-2017, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6 - 7pm

  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.
Cooking - ChildCourses vary from simple recipes that teach the basics of how to measure and combine ingredients to specialty cooking courses.
Cooking  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6 - 8pm
Cooking - YouthCourses vary from simple recipes that teach the basics of how to measure and combine ingredients to specialty cooking courses.
Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 8pm
General Interest - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Young Men's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Young Women's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Games/Movies: Movie Night  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 6 - 8pm
Leadership - YouthAny registered youth leadership program with a focus on leadership and life skills, civic engagement and community development
Jr. & Sr. Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 4 - 6pm
Miscellaneous - General Interest - ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Afterschool Program - A  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-31-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
Afterschool Program - B  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-31-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
Afterschool Program - A  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-23-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
Afterschool Program - B  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-23-2016, 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)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 10 - 11:15am
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 10 - 11:15am

  Sports

Ball/Floor Hockey - YouthInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Ball Hockey  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-15-2017 to Apr-02-2017, Sun, 12 - 2:30pm
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball: Skills and Drills  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Basketball Clinic  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm
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)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Jumpstart Learn To Play Soccer  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 4:15 - 5:30pm
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 4:15 - 5:30pm
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 3 - 4:15pm
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm
Sports - AdultA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Soccer  (18yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-30-2017, Thur, 7 - 9:45pm
Basketball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-28-2017, Tue, 7 - 9:45pm
Volleyball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-29-2017, Wed, 7:30 - 9:45pm
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Jan-15-2017 to Apr-02-2017, Sun, 2:30 - 5:30pm
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Oct-09-2016 to Dec-25-2016, Sun, 2:30 - 5:30pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Jump and Play  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 11am - 12pm
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Youth Training  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm

  Arts

Next Week
Sun Jan 08Mon Jan 09Tue Jan 10Wed Jan 11Thu Jan 12Fri Jan 13Sat Jan 14
Dance: Line Dance
(60yrs and over)
  1 - 2:30pm    

  Fitness

Next Week
Sun Dec 04Mon Dec 05Tue Dec 06Wed Dec 07Thu Dec 08Fri Dec 09Sat Dec 10
Walk Club
(60yrs and over)
 7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am9 - 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 - 8:45pm 
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 - 3:45pm     1 - 4pm

  General Interest

Next Week
Sun Dec 04Mon Dec 05Tue Dec 06Wed Dec 07Thu Dec 08Fri Dec 09Sat Dec 10
Games
(8 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm 
Games
(13 - 17yrs)
 6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm 
Youth Council
(13 - 24yrs)
     4 - 6pm 
Games
(8 - 12yrs)
      1 - 3pm

  Sports

Next Week
Sun Dec 04Mon Dec 05Tue Dec 06Wed Dec 07Thu Dec 08Fri Dec 09Sat Dec 10
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
 1 - 3pm1 - 3pm1 - 3pm1 - 3pm1 - 3pm 
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
  6:30 - 8:30pm6:30 - 8:30pm6:30 - 8:30pm6:30 - 8:30pm 
Soccer
(18yrs and over)
    7 - 9:45pm  
Women Soccer
(13 - 24yrs)
     3 - 5pm 
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
1 - 4pm     1 - 4pm
Ball Hockey
(13 - 24yrs)
12 - 2:30pm      
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.