Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Wellesley Community Centre

Wellesley Community Centre is a priority centre 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 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)
Oct-04-2014 to Nov-29-2014, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Crafty Kids  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Music - YouthVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Drumming  (13 - 24yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Drumming  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Oct-02-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Thur, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-03-2015 to Feb-28-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   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.
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)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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: Power  (16yrs and over)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Oct-03-2014 to Nov-28-2014, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Power  (16yrs and over)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   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.

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)
Oct-08-2014 to Dec-03-2014, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
General Interest - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Young Men's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 4:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Young Women's Club  (13 - 24yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 4:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Jr & Sr Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Movie Night  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-02-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Thur, 6:30 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
Jr & Sr Leadership  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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 Caregivers  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Crafty Creations With Caregivers  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Playtime Fun With Caregivers  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Oct-02-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Thur, 10 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
Leader-In-TrainingPlease note that this is a Youth Leadership program.
Youth Advisory Council  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-03-2014 to Nov-28-2014, Fri, 6 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Miscellaneous - General Interest - AdultCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Miscellaneous - General Interest - ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
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 is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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 is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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 not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-02-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Jan-11-2015 to Mar-08-2015, Sun, 12 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Basketball Clinic  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Golf - ChildLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 12yrs)
Oct-03-2014 to Nov-21-2014, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Golf - Indoor  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2015 to Feb-27-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Golf - YouthLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf - Indoor  (13 - 18yrs)
Oct-03-2014 to Nov-21-2014, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Golf - Indoor  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-16-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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: Level 1-4  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2014 to Nov-29-2014, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Gymnastics: Level 1-4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2014 to Nov-29-2014, Sat, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer - Skills & Drills  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Indoor Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 3 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   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.
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - AdultA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Basketball  (18yrs and over)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-16-2014, Tue, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Volleyball  (18yrs and over)
Oct-01-2014 to Dec-17-2014, Wed, 7:30 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Oct-05-2014 to Dec-21-2014, Sun, 2 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Basketball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-24-2015, Tue, 7 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Volleyball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-25-2015, Wed, 7:30 - 9pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Soccer  (18yrs and over)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 7 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2015 to Mar-29-2015, Sun, 2 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Cricket  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cricket-Instructional  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   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)
Oct-04-2014 to Nov-29-2014, Sat, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Jump and Play  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
FloorBall - Instructional  (13 - 24yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 6:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Training  (13 - 24yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Women Basketball  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-04-2014 to Dec-20-2014, Sat, 12:05 - 1:55pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Women Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-04-2014 to Dec-20-2014, Sat, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Ball Hockey  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-05-2014 to Dec-21-2014, Sun, 12 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Women's Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-03-2015 to Mar-21-2015, Sat, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Training  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Sep-10-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet 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 not presently available for Internet Registration.
Volleyball  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-11-2014 to Sep-05-2014, Fri, 7:30 - 9pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   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 In Sports  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-12-2014 to Sep-06-2014, Sat, 12 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   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 Aug 24Mon Aug 25Tue Aug 26Wed Aug 27Thu Aug 28Fri Aug 29Sat Aug 30
Older Adult -Walk Fit
(60yrs and over)
 7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am7:30 - 9am 
Weight Room
(60yrs and over)
 9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am9 - 10:45am 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm7 - 8:45pm 
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
Older Adult -Walk Fit
(60yrs and over)
      9 - 10am

General Interest

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Sun Aug 24Mon Aug 25Tue Aug 26Wed Aug 27Thu Aug 28Fri Aug 29Sat Aug 30
Games Room
(8 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm 
Games Room
(8 - 12yrs)
12 - 3pm     12 - 3pm

Sports

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Sun Aug 24Mon Aug 25Tue Aug 26Wed Aug 27Thu Aug 28Fri Aug 29Sat Aug 30
Volleyball
(18yrs and over)
   6 - 9pm   
Soccer
(18yrs and over)
    7 - 8:45pm  
Badminton
(18yrs and over)
2 - 4:45pm      
Basketball
(18yrs and over)
  6 - 9pm    
Badminton
(13 - 24yrs)
     6:30 - 7:30pm 
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.