Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Burrows Hall Community Centre

Address: 1081 Progress Ave M1B 5Z6 Map It

As part of the Scarborough Community Complex, Burrows Hall Community Centre offers a wide variety of programs for preschoolers and children. The hall is ideal for weddings or banquets. We have recently added new older adult programs. Come in and check us out or call the centre for more information.

  • Contact Us: 416 396-4670
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 42
  • District: Scarborough
  • Near: Progress Ave & Sheppard Ave E
  • TTC Information: Travel to Scarborough Centre Station. Board the 134 Progress and travel to the farside of Rosebank. Walk north to 1081 Progress Ave.

Announcements


Arts

Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Art Pack  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Crafty Creations with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 12:45 - 1:45pm
Ballet - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 12:15 - 1pm
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 - Beginner  (16yrs and over)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Sewing - Intermediate  (16yrs and over)
Jan-14-2017 to Mar-11-2017, Sat, 2:30 - 4pm
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: Ballroom - Beginner  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-21-2017, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm
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: Tap  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 1:45 - 2:30pm
Dance: Bollywood  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:15 - 10:45am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:45 - 11:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 10 - 10:30am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 10:30 - 11am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 11:15 - 11:45am
Dance: Tap  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 1:15 - 1:45pm
Dance: Bollywood  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 4:30 - 5:15pm
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.
Lyrical Dance  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-15-2017 to Mar-12-2017, Sun, 2:30 - 3:30pm
General Interest Arts - AdultVariety of courses and activities for Adults
Cake Decorating - Beginner  (19yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:15 - 7:45pm
Guitar - Group - ChildCourses taught in group setting. Participants learn chords, strumming and picking techniques.
Guitar - Beginner  (8 - 10yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Guitar - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:15 - 7:15pm
Guitar - Group - YouthCourses taught in group setting. Participants learn chords, strumming and picking techniques.
Guitar - Beginner  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 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-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 12:45 - 1:30pm
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.
Musical Theatre  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 1:30 - 2:15pm
Piano/Keyboard - Group - ChildPiano/keyboard courses taught in group setting.
Keyboarding - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (8 - 9yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7:15 - 8pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Keyboarding - Intermediate  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 7:15 - 8pm
Visual Arts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, fall within visual arts area that may include drawing, painting, and pottery.
Drawing and Sketching  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 9:45 - 11:15am
Jr. Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 2 - 3:30pm

Camps

MB Camp Adventure Child -All Day StandardThese 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 a $10 consumable fee.
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Mar-13-2017 to Mar-17-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm

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-09-2017 to Mar-13-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 7 - 8pm
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.
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
Muscle Conditioning - AdultThese classes are suitable for all levels, focusing on building bone mass, muscular strength and endurance with no cardio component. Classes may be specific to certain areas of the body and may use equipment such as body bars, stability balls, BOSU, hand weights and exercise bands.
Body Sculpt: Lower Body & Core  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-13-2017, Mon, 8 - 9pm
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  (16yrs and over)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-16-2017, Thur, 7:30 - 9pm
Yoga - ChildA 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  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-16-2017, Thur, 6:15 - 7:15pm

General Interest

Cooking - Child - With $25 Supply FeeCourses vary from simple recipes that teach the basics of how to measure and combine ingredients to specialty cooking courses. The course fee includes a $25 supply fee.
Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 6:30pm
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 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 9:15 - 11:15am
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Workshop: Boys  (13 - 18yrs)
Mar-25-2017 to Mar-25-2017, Sat, 1:30 - 3:30pm

Sports

Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Karate  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Karate  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 2:45 - 3:45pm
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Soccer  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9 - 10am
Karate  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10:15am
Karate  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11:15am
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 12:30 - 1:15pm
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 6 - 6:45pm

Arts

Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Dance: Sequence Dance
(60yrs and over)
 11:30am - 3pm     

Fitness

Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Walking
(60yrs and over)
 9:30 - 11am     
Walking
(60yrs and over)
  1:30 - 3pm    
Walking
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11am  

General Interest

Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(2 - 5yrs)
11:15am - 12:15pm      
Kids Club
(9 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm     
Youth Night
(13 - 18yrs)
 6 - 8pm     
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(2 - 5yrs)
  9 - 10am    
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(2 - 5yrs)
    9 - 10am  
Kids Club
(9 - 12yrs)
     4 - 6pm 
Youth Night
(13 - 18yrs)
     6 - 8pm 
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room1
1
1
A
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.

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.