Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Hillcrest Community Centre

Address: 1339 Bathurst St Map It

Attached to one of the Toronto District School Board schools (Hillcrest Public School), Hillcrest Community Centre offers programs and activities for residents of all ages. Recreation staff are available in the office who can provide program registration and information about events in the facility, satellite locations and the community.

  • Contact Us: 416 392-0746
  • Partially Accessible
  • Ward: 21
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • Near: Bathurst St & Burnside Dr
  • TTC Information: Travel to Dupont Station. Board the 127 Davenport and travel to Bathurst. Walk north to 1339 Bathurst St.

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Arts

Dance - AdultThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 25-59, offer instruction in a variety of dance forms such as ballroom, salsa and latin.
Dance: Ballet  (19yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Jazz  (19yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (19yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Modern  (19yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Hip Hop - ChildStreet 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  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 3:45 - 4:45pm
Dance: Modern  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 4:45 - 5:45pm
Performing Arts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, fall within the performing arts that may include acting and theatrical performance.
Drama  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 3:45 - 4:45pm
Piano/Keyboard Private with Lesson Book
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 4 - 4:30pm
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 4:30 - 5pm
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5 - 5:30pm
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5:30 - 6pm
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7pm
Piano - Private  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 7 - 7:30pm

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  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm

General Interest

Miscellaneous - General Interest - ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
March Break Integration Staff  (3yrs and over)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Integration Staff  (3yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9am - 9pm
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 Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-13-2017, Mon, Wed, 9:30 - 11:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2 - 3yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 9:15 - 10:15am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2 - 3yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 10:30 - 11:30am

Sports

Adapted Sports - AdultA variety of sports for adults with a disability ages 25-59. These programs will require an additional registration process to become eligible to participate.
Goalball  (16yrs and over)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 7:15 - 8:45pm
Ball/Floor Hockey - ChildInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Ball Hockey  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 3:45 - 4:45pm
Ball Hockey  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 4:45 - 5:45pm
Competitive Gymnastics - Child with ConsumableThis program is designed for the experienced gymnast who has shown a high level of potential and wants to be further challenged. Strength training, flexibility and fitness will continue to be developed while working towards routines on floor, beam and vault. Gymnasts will participate in a City-wide Gymnastics showcase with their team where they will have the opportunity to demonstrate the skills they have acquired in a formal setting. Gymnasts in this program must have completed Level 6 and may also be required to participate in a skill pre-test. Please contact the host Community Recreation Centre for further information.
Gymnastics: Level 7+ with City-Wide Showcase  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Apr-01-2017, Sat, 12:30 - 4:30pm
Competitive Gymnastics - Youth with ConsumableThis program is designed for the experienced gymnast who has shown a high level of potential and wants to be further challenged. Strength training, flexibility and fitness will continue to be developed while working towards routines on floor, beam and vault. Gymnasts will participate in a City-wide Gymnastics showcase with their team where they will have the opportunity to demonstrate the skills they have acquired in a formal setting. Gymnasts in this program must have completed Level 6 and may also be required to participate in a skill pre-test. Please contact the host Community Recreation Centre for further information.
Gymnastics: Level 7+ with City-Wide Showcase  (13 - 18yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Apr-01-2017, Sat, 12:30 - 4:30pm
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 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Gymnastics: Level 7+  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 8:30pm
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Gymnastics: Level 5 and 6  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:45 - 8:15pm
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 11am - 12pm
Gymnastics - YouthIntroductory courses that develop skills and teach basic moves used in gymnastics. Participants build confidence and have fun learning.
Gymnastics: Level 7+  (13 - 16yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 8:30pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Gymnastics  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 4 - 4:45pm
Gymnastics  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 10 - 10:45am

Swimming

Aquafit - AdultAquafit is a fitness class taught in the water. Cardiovascular and muscular workout without impact. Water adds resistance to assist with muscle toning.
Aquafit  (17yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-13-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Aquafit  (17yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Guardian Swim 1The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10am
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:30pm
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6 - 6:30pm
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5:30 - 6pm
Guardian Swim 2The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 1: PenguinSafety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills.
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 9:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 4:30 - 5pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 6:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: StingrayDevelopment of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres.
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5 - 5:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5:30 - 6pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 6:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7pm
Preschool Swim 3: OtterDevelopment of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres.
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6pm
Private Swim LessonsPrivate lessons provide a ratio of one instructor per participant while completing swimming skills specific to the participant.
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5:30 - 6pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 7pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5 - 5:30pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5 - 5:30pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 7pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 4:30 - 5pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 4:30 - 5pm
Private Swim Lessons  (1yr and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5 - 5:30pm
Semi Private Ultra Swim 2Development of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, roll over, treading skills and deep water orientation. Continuous swim 5 metres. Maximum class size limited to 2 participants.
Semi Private Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
SPLASH Swim TeamPrerequisite: Must be able to swim at least 2 continuous pool lengths unassisted. Participants are provided with swim workouts along with the assistance and development of the four competitive swimming stroke and competitive swim skills.
SPLASH Swim Team  (5 - 17yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Tue, Thur, 7 - 8pm
Tiny Tots SwimChildren in tiny tots progress through the Learn to Swim skills at their own pace. Lessons are private (one participant per instructor) and 15 minutes in length. There are no prerequisites.
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 9:15am
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:15 - 9:30am
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 9:45am
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:45 - 10am
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12 - 12:15pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12:15 - 12:30pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5 - 5:15pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5:15 - 5:30pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5 - 5:15pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5:15 - 5:30pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5:30 - 5:45pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5:45 - 6pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 6:45pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5 - 5:15pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5:15 - 5:30pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5:30 - 5:45pm
Tiny Tots Swim  (1 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5:45 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 1Safety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills.
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 2Development of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres.
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10 - 10:30am
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 4:30 - 5pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 3Development of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres.
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11am
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:30 - 7pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 4Development of breath control, entries, deepwater techniques, survival skills and front crawl. Introduction to back crawl, combined stroke swims, deep water, descent and ascent, under water swim. HELP position and self-rescue. Continuous swim 25 metres.
Ultra Swim 4  (5yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 6:30pm

Sports

Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Volleyball
(18yrs and over)
 7 - 9pm     
Basketball
(18yrs and over)
1:30 - 3pm   7:30 - 9pm  
Basketball
(6 - 12yrs)
     3:30 - 5pm 
Basketball
(13 - 15yrs)
3 - 4:45pm      

Swimming

Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Lane Swim
(7yrs and over)
3:15 - 4:45pm8 - 9pm 8 - 9pm  3:15 - 4:45pm
Leisure Swim
1:15 - 3pm     1:15 - 3pm
Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Cardio and Sculpt
(16yrs and over)
  6 - 7pm    
Cardio and Sculpt
(16yrs and over)
    6 - 7pm  
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Gymnasium1
B
Indoor Pool1
C
Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room2
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.

Accessibility Feature
Please contact the facility at (416) 394-8111, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
View the Definitions for Fully and Partially Physically Accessible Facilities to learn more about accessible amenities that are available at each facility.