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)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 12:45 - 1:45pm
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
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, 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-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Sewing - Intermediate  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 2:30 - 4pm
Sewing - Beginner  (16yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Sewing - Intermediate  (16yrs and over)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, 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)
Oct-04-2016 to Dec-13-2016, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm
Dance: Ballroom - Beginner  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-21-2017, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm
Dance: Ballroom - Intermediate  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-21-2017, Tue, 8:45 - 10:15pm
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: Bollywood  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-08-2016, Thur, 4:30 - 5:30pm
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, 4:30 - 5:30pm
Dance: Tap  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 1:45 - 2:30pm
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:45 - 11:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 10 - 10:30am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 10:30 - 11am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 11:15 - 11:45am
Dance: Tap  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 1:15 - 1:45pm
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: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:15 - 10:45am
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)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Lyrical Dance  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-08-2017 to Mar-05-2017, Sun, 2:30 - 3:30pm
General Interest Arts - AdultVariety of courses and activities for Adults
Cake Decorating - Intermediate  (19yrs and over)
Oct-04-2016 to Nov-29-2016, Tue, 8 - 9:30pm
Cake Decorating - Beginner  (19yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 6:15 - 7:45pm
Cake Decorating - Intermediate  (19yrs and over)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 8 - 9:30pm
Cake Decorating - Beginner  (19yrs and over)
Oct-04-2016 to Nov-29-2016, Tue, 6:15 - 7:45pm
Guitar - Group - ChildCourses taught in group setting. Participants learn chords, strumming and picking techniques.
Guitar - Beginner  (8 - 10yrs)
Oct-04-2016 to Nov-29-2016, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Guitar - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2016 to Nov-29-2016, Tue, 6:15 - 7:15pm
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)
Oct-04-2016 to Nov-29-2016, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm
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)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11:30am - 12:15pm
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
Dance: Hip Hop  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, 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)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 1:30 - 2:15pm
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 - Intermediate  (8 - 9yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Keyboarding - Intermediate  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7:15pm
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  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Keyboarding - Intermediate  (8 - 9yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Keyboarding - Intermediate  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (8 - 9yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 7:15 - 8pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-01-2016, Thur, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Keyboarding - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 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.
Jr. Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 2 - 3:30pm
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
Jr. Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 4:45 - 6:15pm
Drawing and Sketching  (8 - 12yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 9:45 - 11:15am
Visual Arts - YouthThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 13-24, fall within visual arts area that may include drawing, painting, and pottery.
Drawing and Sketching  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 8pm

  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)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-05-2016, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-15-2016, Thur, 7 - 8pm
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.
Gentle Fit  (60yrs and over)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
Gentle Fit  (60yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
Cardio Dance - AdultThese classes are suitable for all levels incorporating various culture inspired music and dance movements to create a dynamic, exciting, aerobic workout. Participants will benefit by having a total body fun workout that improves rhythm, burns calories and strengthens muscles. May include a muscle conditioning component.
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 8 - 9pm
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 8 - 9pm
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)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-05-2016, Mon, 8 - 9pm
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)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-08-2016, Thur, 7:30 - 9pm
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
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-06-2016 to Dec-08-2016, 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)
Oct-12-2016 to Dec-07-2016, Wed, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Special Events - ChildA variety of special activities and events that change seasonally.
Special Event: Breakfast With Santa  (6 - 8yrs)
Dec-03-2016 to Dec-03-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 11:30am
Special Event: Breakfast With Santa  (3 - 5yrs)
Dec-03-2016 to Dec-03-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 11:30am
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)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-03-2016 to Dec-05-2016, Mon, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-07-2016 to Dec-02-2016, Fri, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-11-2016 to Dec-06-2016, Tue, 10:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Mar-04-2017, Sat, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-09-2017 to Mar-06-2017, Mon, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-10-2017 to Mar-07-2017, Tue, 10:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-11-2017 to Mar-08-2017, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-12-2017 to Mar-09-2017, Thur, 10:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Adventures with Caregivier  (2 - 4yrs)
Jan-13-2017 to Mar-10-2017, Fri, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day and one day or short term courses.
Workshop: Girls  (13 - 18yrs)
Dec-17-2016 to Dec-17-2016, Sat, 1:30 - 3:30pm
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 - 12:15pm
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
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Soccer  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9 - 10am
Karate  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 10:15am
Karate  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2016 to Nov-26-2016, Sat, 10:30 - 11:15am
Karate  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 12:30 - 1:15pm
Karate  (5 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 1:30 - 2:15pm
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 - 4yrs)
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
Karate  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2016 to Nov-27-2016, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-05-2016 to Nov-30-2016, Wed, 6 - 6:45pm

  Arts

Next Week
Sun Sep 25Mon Sep 26Tue Sep 27Wed Sep 28Thu Sep 29Fri Sep 30Sat Oct 01
Dance: Sequence Dance
(60yrs and over)
 11:30am - 3pm     
Dance Studio
(13 - 18yrs)
      2:30 - 3:30pm

  Fitness

Next Week
Sun Sep 25Mon Sep 26Tue Sep 27Wed Sep 28Thu Sep 29Fri Sep 30Sat Oct 01
Walking
(60yrs and over)
  1:30 - 3pm    
Walking
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11am  
Walking
(60yrs and over)
 9:30 - 11am     

  General Interest

Next Week
Sun Oct 02Mon Oct 03Tue Oct 04Wed Oct 05Thu Oct 06Fri Oct 07Sat Oct 08
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    
Cards
(60yrs and over)
    12:30 - 3:30pm  
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.