Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Heron Park Community Recreation Centre

Heron Park Community Recreation Centre offers free programs and activities for residents of all ages. The Facility has skating rinks, gymnasiums, enhanced Youth Lounge, community room for party rentals and a playschool room. We have programs for all ages including Seniors, Adult Fitness Programs, Youth Programs, Children's and pre-school programs including camps in the summer. The outdoor pool operates from June to August and provides much relief from those hot summer nights. Friendly staff are available at the front desk who can provide program registration and information about events in the facility, satellite locations and the community.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • 292 Manse Rd M1E 3V4
  • Contact Us: 416 396-4035
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 44
  • District: Scarborough
  • TTC Information: Travel to Kennedy Station. Board the 86A Scarborough and travel to Lawrence. On the eastbound side of Lawrence, board the 54E Lawrence East and travel to the farside of Manse Road. Walk south to 292 Manse Road.
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  Arts

Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Crafty Creations  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-29-2016, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Line Dance - Older AdultThese courses, designed for participants over the age of 60, offer instruction in a variety of line dance forms such as country, latin and sequence. Partners are not required for these programs.
Drop In - Ball Room and Line Dancing  (60yrs and over)
Jul-08-2016 to Sep-23-2016, Fri, 1:30 - 3:45pm
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Caregiver & Tot: Sing-A-Long Time  (1 - 4yrs)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-31-2016, Wed, 9:15 - 10am

  Camps

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: Sports  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (10 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (10 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (10 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (10 - 12yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (10 - 12yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 9yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (10 - 12yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Camp Adventure Early Child - All Day BasicThese 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 no consumable fee.
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
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  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
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  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-05-2016, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (4 - 6yrs)
Aug-15-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-22-2016 to Aug-26-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-29-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Extended Hours AM  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Hours PM  (4 - 5yrs)
Jul-25-2016 to Jul-29-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm

  Fitness

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/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-29-2016, Mon, 9 - 10am
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Sep-01-2016, Thur, 9 - 10am

  General Interest

General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Creative Playtime  (2yrs 6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-29-2016, Mon, 9 - 11am
Creative Playtime  (2yrs 6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-31-2016, Wed, 9 - 11am
Creative Playtime  (2yrs 6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-07-2016 to Sep-01-2016, Thur, 10:30 - 11:30am
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-07-2016 to Sep-01-2016, Thur, 1 - 3pm
Creative Playtime  (2yrs 6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-08-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Fri, 9 - 11am
Creative Playtime  (2yrs 6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-09-2016 to Sep-03-2016, Sat, 10:15am - 12:15pm
Interactive Play - Early ChildCourses designed for parents/caregivers and children to participate together in activities.
Creative Playtime  (2 - 5yrs)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-30-2016, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am
Caregive & Tot: Storytime  (1 - 4yrs)
Jul-09-2016 to Sep-03-2016, Sat, 9 - 10am

  Sports

Racquet Sports - AdultVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
Badminton Recreational  (19yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-30-2016, Tue, 8:15 - 10:15pm
Badminton Recreational  (19yrs and over)
Jul-08-2016 to Sep-02-2016, Fri, 8 - 10pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Sports Pack with Caregiver  (1 - 4yrs)
Jul-10-2016 to Sep-04-2016, Sun, 10 - 10:45am
Sports Pack with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-10-2016 to Sep-04-2016, Sun, 11am - 12pm

  Swimming

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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
Guardian Swim 1  (6mths - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
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)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10 - 10:30am
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12:30 - 1pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10:30 - 11am
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 1  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12 - 12:30pm
Ultra Swim 1  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 1  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12 - 12:30pm
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12:15 - 12:45pm
Ultra Swim 2  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 2  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12:30 - 1pm
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
Ultra Swim 3  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:45am - 12:15pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12:30 - 1pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12 - 12:30pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12:30 - 1pm
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12 - 12:30pm
Ultra Swim 4  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 4  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 12:15 - 12:45pm
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12pm
Ultra Swim 5  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:30am
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:45am
Ultra Swim 6  (5 - 16yrs)
Jul-18-2016 to Jul-28-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11:30am - 12:15pm
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  (5 - 16yrs)
Aug-02-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 11 - 11:45am

  Arts

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 24Mon Jul 25Tue Jul 26Wed Jul 27Thu Jul 28Fri Jul 29Sat Jul 30
Youth Space: Art of Dj'ing
(15 - 24yrs)
 6:30 - 8pm     

  General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 24Mon Jul 25Tue Jul 26Wed Jul 27Thu Jul 28Fri Jul 29Sat Jul 30
Indoor Play
(up to 5yrs)
 11:30am - 1pm     
Youth Space: Art of Dj'ing
(15 - 24yrs)
 6:30 - 8pm     
Youth Space: DROP-IN
(13 - 24yrs)
 3:30 - 5pm3:30 - 4:30pm 3:30 - 5:30pm3:30 - 4:30pm4 - 5pm
Games: Progressive Euchre
(55yrs and over)
  12:30 - 3:30pm    
Indoor Play
(1 - 5yrs)
  11am - 12pm    
Youth Space: Girls Group
(13 - 24yrs)
  6:30 - 7:30pm    
Youth Space: Tween Zone/Council
(11 - 13yrs)
   4 - 6pm   
Games: Bid Euchre
(55yrs and over)
    12:30 - 3:30pm  
Indoor Play
(1 - 5yrs)
    9:15 - 10:15am  
Youth Space: Youth Council
(13 - 24yrs)
    5:30 - 7pm  
Youth Space: Family Saturdays
(13 - 24yrs)
      6 - 8pm
Youth Space: Sweet Tooth Saturdays
(13 - 24yrs)
      5 - 6pm

  Sports

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 24Mon Jul 25Tue Jul 26Wed Jul 27Thu Jul 28Fri Jul 29Sat Jul 30
Basketball
(18 - 24yrs)
 5 - 8pm5 - 7pm5 - 8pm5 - 7pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm
Basketball
(12 - 17yrs)
 4:30 - 6pm4:30 - 6pm  4:30 - 6pm4 - 6pm
Table Tennis
(18 - 99yrs)
12 - 5pm12 - 5pm12 - 5pm12 - 5pm12 - 5pm12 - 5pm12 - 5pm
Youth Space: Multi-Sport
(13 - 24yrs)
    5:30 - 7:30pm  

  Swimming

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 24Mon Jul 25Tue Jul 26Wed Jul 27Thu Jul 28Fri Jul 29Sat Jul 30
Leisure Swim
1 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
2:30 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
2:30 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
2:30 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
2:30 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
2:30 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
1 - 4:30pm

5 - 7pm
Aquafit
(17yrs and over)
 10 - 11am  10 - 11am  
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Gallery1
B
Gymnasium1
A
Indoor Dry Pad1
1
B
C
Kitchen1
B
Lounge1
C
Outdoor Pool1
A
Preschool1
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.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Indoor Rink1
1
B
C

Facility Classification for Ice Allocation.