Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Ellesmere Community Centre

Multipurpose facility featuring year round programming for all ages and abilities. Programs include art, fitness, sport and general interest classes, as well as drop-in times for seniors, preschoolers and youth. Type 'C' Fitness Centre on-site. Outdoor features include mini soccer fields, a playground and a skateboard park.

  • 20 Canadian Rd M1R 4B4
  • Contact Us: 416 396-5536
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 37
  • District: Scarborough
  • Near: Warden & Ellesmere
  • TTC Information: Travel to York Mills Station. Board the 95B York Mills L31and travel to Warden. Walk south on Warden and then east to 20 Canadian Road.
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Arts

General Interest Arts - AdultVariety of courses and activities for Adults
Sewing: Beg (with own machine)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 6:30 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Sewing: Beg: (We provide machine)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 6:30 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Sewing: Int/Adv (with own machine)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 8 - 9:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Sewing: Int/Adv (without own machine)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 8 - 9:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Sewing: Beg (with own machine)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-02-2014, Tue, 6:30 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Sewing: Beg: (We provide machine)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-02-2014, Tue, 6:30 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.

Camps

Camp Adventure Child - All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps 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: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Camp Adventure Early Child - All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps, for campers up to age 5, 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  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
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.
Extended Hours AM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours PM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours AM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours PM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours AM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours PM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours AM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Extended Hours PM - Ellesmere  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Camp Extended Early ChildThe Extended Care option provides supervised care before and/or after camp for preschool-aged 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.
Extended Hours AM  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours PM  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours AM  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours PM  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours AM  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours PM  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Extended Hours AM  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Extended Hours PM  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.

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)
Jul-06-2014 to Sep-07-2014, Sun, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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 High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 7:15 - 8:15pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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 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  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2014 to Sep-22-2014, Mon, 6:15 - 7:15pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
ZUMBA  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2014 to Sep-22-2014, Mon, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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 Dance - Older 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 Gold  (60yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Aug-28-2014, Thur, 1:15 - 2:15pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
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.
Stretch and Strength (Formally Progressive Resistance)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Sep-04-2014, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
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)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
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)
Jul-02-2014 to Sep-10-2014, Wed, 7:15 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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

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.
Kids In The Kitchen  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-03-2014 to Aug-28-2014, Thur, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Kids In The Kitchen  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Kids In The Kitchen  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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 - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Discovering Science  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-28-2014, Tue, Thur, 1:15 - 2:45pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Discovering Science  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-08-2014 to Jul-31-2014, Tue, Thur, 1:15 - 2:45pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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 - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Simply Cooking  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 9:15 - 10:15am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Simply Cooking  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 10:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Little Green Thumbs  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 3:30 - 4:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Simply Cooking  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-08-2014 to Aug-26-2014, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Simply Cooking  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-08-2014 to Aug-26-2014, Tue, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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

Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball Instructional 7-9yrs  (7 - 9yrs)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Basketball Instructional 10-12yrs  (10 - 12yrs)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Basketball Instructional 7-9yrs  (7 - 9yrs)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 5 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Basketball Instructional 10-12yrs  (10 - 12yrs)
Jul-04-2014 to Aug-29-2014, Fri, 6 - 7pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Basketball Ins Program  (10 - 12yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 12 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Basketball - YouthDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball Instructional 13-16yrs  (13 - 16yrs)
Jul-05-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 1:15 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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 Sports - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Skateboarding  (7 - 12yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Skateboarding: Intermediate  (9 - 16yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Skateboarding  (7 - 12yrs)
Jul-21-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.

Fitness & Wellness

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 27Mon Jul 28Tue Jul 29Wed Jul 30Thu Jul 31Fri Aug 01Sat Aug 02
Weight Room/Fitness Centre
(16 - 69yrs)
8:30am - 6pm8:30am - 10pm8:30am - 10pm8:30am - 10pm8:30am - 10pm8:30am - 10pm8:30am - 6pm

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 27Mon Jul 28Tue Jul 29Wed Jul 30Thu Jul 31Fri Aug 01Sat Aug 02
Older Youth late-Nite Drop-in
(18yrs and over)
  10pm - 12am    
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Gymnasium1
B
Kitchen1
A
Multipurpose Room2
2
B
C
Skateboard Park1

Sport Field1
C


Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.