Parks, Forestry & Recreation

John Innes Community Recreation Centre

John Innes Community Recreation Centre is located in the Moss Park Neighbourhood of downtown Toronto. It offers a wide variety of programs for all age groups.

  • 150 Sherbourne St M5A 2R6
  • Contact Us: 416 392-6779
  • Partially Accessible
  • Ward: 27
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • Near: Queen/E of Jarvis
  • TTC Information: Travel to Queen Station. Board the 501 Queen and travel to Sherbourne. Walk north to 150 Sherbourne St.
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Camps

Adapted Camp - YouthThese Adventure Camps, for campers with a disability ages 13 plus. Campers are introduced to a variety of enhanced activities through workshops, special events and excursions. These camps have no consumable fee. These programs will require an additional registration process to become eligible to participate.
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-14-2014 to Jul-18-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 24yrs)
Jul-21-2014 to Jul-25-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adapted Adventure Camp  ()
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-01-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 24yrs)
Aug-05-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 24yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-15-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adapted Adventure Camp  (13 - 24yrs)
Aug-18-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
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 - 8yrs)
Jul-14-2014 to Jul-25-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-14-2014 to Jul-25-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-28-2014 to Aug-08-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (6 - 8yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (9 - 12yrs)
Aug-11-2014 to Aug-22-2014, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-05-2014   This course is open for registration

Fitness & Wellness

Adapted Fitness - YouthA variety of fitness programs for youth with a disability ages 13-24. These programs will require an additional registration process to become eligible to participate.
Adapted Fitness - Youth  (13 - 24yrs)
Jun-30-2014 to Aug-25-2014, Mon, 7:30 - 8:30pm   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 - 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 Mix  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Sep-17-2014, Wed, 12 - 1pm   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 High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Sep-19-2014, Fri, 12 - 1pm   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 - YouthThese 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.
Boot Camp  (12yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Aug-21-2014, Tue, Thur, 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.
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  (19yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Sep-18-2014, Thur, 12 - 1pm   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 Dance  (19yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Aug-26-2014, Tue, 12 - 1pm   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.
Muscle Conditioning - YouthThese 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.
Learn to Weight Train  (13 - 18yrs)
Jul-08-2014 to Aug-28-2014, Tue, Thur, 3:30 - 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.
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  (19yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Aug-28-2014, Thur, 6:45 - 7:45pm   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.
Yoga: Hatha  (19yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Aug-26-2014, Tue, 6:45 - 7:45pm   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.

Swimming

Adult Swim 1Basic swimming skills and water safety. This is an introductory or beginner level. Prerequisite: A keen interest in developing skills and knowledge that promotes safe enjoyment of aquatic environments. Adult 1 develops or increases students' comfort in the water through basic floatation, movement and breathing skills and fosters the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to prepare, stay safe and survive in and around water.
Adult Swim 1  (17yrs and over)
Jul-07-2014 to Aug-25-2014, Mon, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
Adult Swim 2Swimming strokes and water safety. Prerequisite: Ability to swim 15 metres continuously on front or back and a willingness to increase comfort in deep water. Adult 2 develops one or more swimming strokes, working towards proficiency and increased endurance, and introduces or enhances water safety knowledge and skills relevant to the student.
Adult Swim 2  (17yrs and over)
Jul-07-2014 to Aug-25-2014, Mon, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
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)
Jul-04-2014 to Sep-03-2014, Wed, Fri, 5 - 6pm   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
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)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 9:30 - 10am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 11 - 11:30am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
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)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 10 - 10:30am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
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)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 10:30 - 11am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
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)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 11 - 11:30am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
Ultra Swim 5Development of front and back crawl, treading skills, simple rescue techniques and deep water abilities. Introduction to surface dives, front dives, whip kick, primary assessment and basic lifesaving skills. Continuous swim 50 metres. Must be comfortable in deep water.
Ultra Swim 5  (5yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 9:30 - 10am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
Ultra Swim 6Development of shallow dives, eggbeater, foot first surface dive, self rescue and basic lifesaving skills. Introduction to elementary back stroke and artificial respiration. Continous swim 100 metres.
Ultra Swim 6  (5yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 10 - 10:45am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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.
Ultra Swim 7Development of entries, surface dives, elementary back stroke, kicks, lifesaving & treading skills. Introduction to breast stroke and deep dives. Continous swim 150 metres.
Ultra Swim 7  (5yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Aug-27-2014, Wed, 10:45 - 11:30am   Registration begins Jun-07-2014   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 06Mon Jul 07Tue Jul 08Wed Jul 09Thu Jul 10Fri Jul 11Sat Jul 12
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 9pm7 - 9pm7 - 9pm7 - 9pm  
Weight Room - Women
(16yrs and over)
 5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm  
Weight Room
(60yrs and over)
  9:30 - 11am9:30 - 11am9:30 - 11am  
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
     6 - 8pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
      1 - 5pm

General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 06Mon Jul 07Tue Jul 08Wed Jul 09Thu Jul 10Fri Jul 11Sat Jul 12
Gamesroom
(19yrs and over)
 6 - 9pm6 - 9pm6 - 9pm6 - 9pm  
Gamesroom
(6 - 12yrs)
 9am - 6pm9am - 6pm9am - 6pm9am - 6pm9am - 6pm 
Gamesroom
(19yrs and over)
     6 - 8pm 
Gamesroom
(6 - 12yrs)
      9:30am - 2pm
Dominoes
(19yrs and over)
 12 - 4pm12 - 4pm12 - 4pm12 - 4pm12 - 4pm 

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 06Mon Jul 07Tue Jul 08Wed Jul 09Thu Jul 10Fri Jul 11Sat Jul 12
Open Gym
(19yrs and over)
 7:30 - 9pm8 - 9pm8 - 9pm8 - 9pm6 - 8pm 

Swimming

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 06Mon Jul 07Tue Jul 08Wed Jul 09Thu Jul 10Fri Jul 11Sat Jul 12
Lane Swim
(13yrs and over)
 11:30am - 1:25pm

6 - 7pm
11:30am - 1:25pm

6 - 7pm
11:30am - 1:25pm

6 - 7pm
11:30am - 1:25pm11:30am - 1:25pm

6 - 7pm
 
Leisure Swim: Family
 2 - 4pm2 - 4pm2 - 4pm2 - 4pm2 - 4pm 
Aquafit
(17yrs and over)
  10:30 - 11:15am 10:30 - 11:15am  
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Gymnasium1
B
Indoor Pool1
C
Indoor Track1

Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room7
C


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