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 Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Music - YouthVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Drumming  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration

Camps

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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
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  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-16-2015 to Mar-20-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Dec-06-2014   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)
Jan-03-2015 to Feb-28-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for 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)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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: Power  (16yrs and over)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration

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 - YouthCourses vary from simple recipes that teach the basics of how to measure and combine ingredients to specialty cooking courses.
Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
General Interest - AdultCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-09-2014   This course is open for registration
General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
General Interest - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Young Men's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 4:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Young Women's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 4:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Jr & Sr Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Interactive Play - Early ChildCourses designed for parents/caregivers and children to participate together in activities.
Playtime Fun With Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Miscellaneous - General Interest - AdultCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 7 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Miscellaneous - General Interest - ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Afterschool Program - B  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-27-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Afterschool Program - A  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-27-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Afterschool Program - B  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Dec-19-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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.
Afterschool Program - A  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Dec-19-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Jan-11-2015 to Mar-08-2015, Sun, 12 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball Clinic  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Golf - ChildLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2015 to Feb-27-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Golf - YouthLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-16-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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: Level 1-4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Jumpstart Learn to Play Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Sports - AdultA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Basketball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-24-2015, Tue, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Volleyball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-25-2015, Wed, 7:30 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Soccer  (18yrs and over)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 7 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2015 to Mar-29-2015, Sun, 2 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Oct-05-2014 to Dec-21-2014, Sun, 2 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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.
Sports - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Cricket-Instructional  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Women's Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-03-2015 to Mar-21-2015, Sat, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Floorball-Instructional  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 6:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Youth Training  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Women's Basketball  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-28-2015, Sat, 12:05 - 1:55pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is open for registration
Women Basketball  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-04-2014 to Dec-20-2014, Sat, 12:05 - 1:55pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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.
Women Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-04-2014 to Dec-20-2014, Sat, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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.
Ball Hockey  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-05-2014 to Dec-21-2014, Sun, 12 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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.

Arts

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Dance: Line Dance
(60yrs and over)
  1 - 2:30pm    

Fitness & Wellness

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Sun Dec 14Mon Dec 15Tue Dec 16Wed Dec 17Thu Dec 18Fri Dec 19Sat Dec 20
Walk Club
(60yrs and over)
 7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am9 - 9:30am
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm11am - 1:45pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm 
Weight Room - Older Adult
(60yrs and over)
 9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am 
Weight Room-Women Only
(16yrs and over)
 5 - 6:45pm 5 - 6:45pm 5 - 6:45pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
1 - 3:45pm     1 - 3:45pm

General Interest

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Sun Dec 14Mon Dec 15Tue Dec 16Wed Dec 17Thu Dec 18Fri Dec 19Sat Dec 20
Games Room
(8 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm 
Games Room
(13 - 17yrs)
 6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm 
Games Room
(8 - 12yrs)
1 - 5pm     1 - 5pm

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun Dec 14Mon Dec 15Tue Dec 16Wed Dec 17Thu Dec 18Fri Dec 19Sat Dec 20
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 
Table Tennis
(18yrs and over)
1 - 4pm     1 - 4pm
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.