Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Oakridge Community Recreation Centre

Oakridge Community Recreation Centre is a multipurpose recreation centre located in the Oakridge community, which has a large population of newcomers to Canada. Oakridge is a designated Priority Centre, which means programs are offered free of charge. There is a wide variety of recreational programs for all ages from preschool to older adults, including parent and child programs, art, dance, an after school club, fitness, luncheons and special events.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • 63 Pharmacy Ave M1L 4S9
  • Contact Us: 416 338-1966
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 35
  • District: Scarborough
  • Near: Pharmacy & Danforth
  • TTC Information: Travel to Victoria Park Station. Exit the Station. Walk south on Victoria Park Ave, East on Denton Ave and then walk north to 63 Pharmacy Avenue.
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Arts

Ballet - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Ballet 1  (7 - 10yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Ballet 2  (8 - 11yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 12 - 1pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Ballet 1  (7 - 10yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Ballet 2  (8 - 11yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 12 - 1pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Intro to Dance  (3 - 4yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 9 - 9:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Intro to Dance  (5 - 6yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 9:30 - 10am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Intro to Dance  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9 - 9:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Intro to Dance  (5 - 6yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9:30 - 10am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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.
Teen Dance  (11 - 14yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 2:30 - 3:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Teen Dance  (11 - 14yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 2:30 - 3:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
General Interest Arts - ChildVariety of courses and activities for Children
Young Artists  (6 - 8yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 9 - 10:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sketching & Drawing  (11 - 14yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 9 - 10:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Young Artist  (6 - 8yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cartooning  (7 - 11yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Junior Artist  (9 - 10yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 12:30 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Intro to Animation  (11 - 14yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 12:30 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Young Artists  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9 - 10:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sketching & Drawing  (11 - 14yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9 - 10:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Young Artist  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cartooning  (7 - 11yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Junior Artist  (9 - 10yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 12:30 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Intro to Animation  (11 - 14yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 12:30 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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.
Hip Hop  (8 - 11yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 1:30 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Hip Hop  (8 - 11yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 3:30 - 4:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Hip Hop  (8 - 11yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 1:30 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Hip Hop  (8 - 11yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 3:30 - 4:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Jazz - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper jazz technique.
Jazz 1  (7 - 10yrs)
Sep-27-2014 to Nov-22-2014, Sat, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Jazz 1  (7 - 10yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

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  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-22-2014 to Dec-22-2014, Mon, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-23-2014 to Dec-23-2014, Tue, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-29-2014 to Dec-29-2014, Mon, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-30-2014 to Dec-30-2014, Tue, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-02-2015 to Jan-02-2015, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Fitness & Wellness

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)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-09-2014, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
ZUMBA (r)  (16yrs and over)
Oct-01-2014 to Dec-10-2014, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
ZUMBA (r)  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-17-2015, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
ZUMBA (r)  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-18-2015, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
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)
Oct-03-2014 to Dec-12-2014, Fri, 11:30am - 12:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-27-2015, Fri, 11:30am - 12:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Pilates - Adult  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Sep-05-2014, Fri, 11:30am - 12:30pm   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.
Tai Chi - AdultEmphasis is on general health and fitness through the development of slow and controlled movements in a fixed sequence. Enjoy the benefits of improved health, relief of stress and the promotion of concentrated relaxation. Various styles are offered.
Qigong  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-09-2014, Tue, 2:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Qigong  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-24-2015, Tue, 2:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Tai Chi- Qigong  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 2:15 - 3:15pm   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.
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)
Sep-29-2014 to Dec-15-2014, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-09-2014, Tue, 9:15 - 10:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-09-2014, Tue, 10:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Oct-01-2014 to Dec-10-2014, Wed, 8:30 - 9:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Oct-02-2014 to Dec-11-2014, Thur, 8:30 - 9:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Oct-03-2014 to Dec-12-2014, Fri, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-09-2015, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-24-2015, Tue, 9:15 - 10:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-24-2015, Tue, 10:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-18-2015, Wed, 8:30 - 9:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-19-2015, Thur, 8:30 - 9:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-20-2015, Fri, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Sep-04-2014, Thur, 8:30 - 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.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Sep-05-2014, Fri, 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.
Yoga/Pilates Fusion (Formally Yogalates)  (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.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 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.
Yoga: Power  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 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.
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jul-09-2014 to Sep-10-2014, Wed, 8:30 - 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.

General Interest

After-School - ChildThese programs, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12,offer a variety of indoor and outdoor general recreation programming. These include games, crafts and sports along with outdoor play. PA/PD Day recreational programming may be found here.
After School Club: Arts & Crafts  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Nov-24-2014, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Kids Cooking  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Dodgeball  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Just Desserts  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-02-2014 to Nov-27-2014, Thur, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Freaky Fridays  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-03-2014 to Nov-28-2014, Fri, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Arts & Crafts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Kids Cooking  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Dodgeball  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Just Desserts  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-05-2015, Thur, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
After School Club: Freaky Fridays  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-09-2014, Tue, 9:15 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-09-2014, Tue, 1:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2014 to Dec-10-2014, Wed, 1:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2014 to Dec-11-2014, Thur, 9:15 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2014 to Dec-11-2014, Thur, 1:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-17-2015, Tue, 9:15 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-17-2015, Tue, 1:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-19-2015, Thur, 9:15 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2015 to Mar-19-2015, Thur, 1:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-14-2015 to Mar-25-2015, Wed, 1:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth ClubsClubs are groups of participants that meet reguarly and share common interests. A wide variety of clubs types are available.
Youth Hip Hop  (11 - 18yrs)
Sep-29-2014 to Dec-01-2014, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Council  (11 - 18yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Leadership  (11 - 14yrs)
Sep-30-2014 to Nov-25-2014, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Cooking  (11 - 18yrs)
Oct-01-2014 to Nov-26-2014, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Hip Hop  (11 - 18yrs)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Leadership  (11 - 14yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Cooking  (11 - 18yrs)
Jan-07-2015 to Mar-04-2015, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth Council  (11 - 18yrs)
Jan-13-2015 to Mar-10-2015, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Sports

Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Sports Pack  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2014 to Nov-28-2014, Fri, 10:30 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports Pack  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 10:30 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Arts

Next Week >>
Sun Sep 28Mon Sep 29Tue Sep 30Wed Oct 01Thu Oct 02Fri Oct 03Sat Oct 04
Instructor Lead Drop In: Line Dancing
(60yrs and over)
 1:30 - 3pm     
Beginners Painting Class
(60yrs and over)
  12:30 - 2:30pm    
Intermediate Painting Class
(60yrs and over)
  2:30 - 4pm    
Instructor Lead Drop In: Bunka
(60yrs and over)
   9:30 - 11:30am   
Social Drop In: Ballroom Dancing
(60yrs and over)
   1 - 3pm   

Fitness & Wellness

Next Week >>
Sun Aug 31Mon Sep 01Tue Sep 02Wed Sep 03Thu Sep 04Fri Sep 05Sat Sep 06
Weight Room/Fitness Centre
(16 - 69yrs)
8am - 3:30pm 6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm8am - 3:30pm
Body Sculpt Lower Body (Formally BLT: Butt, Legs & Tummy)
(16 - 59yrs)
    7:10 - 8:10pm  
Cardio High/Low
(16yrs and over)
    6 - 7pm  
Cardio High/Low
(60yrs and over)
     9:15 - 10:15am 
Body Sculpt
(16yrs and over)
  6:30 - 7:30pm    
Cardio High/Low
(60yrs and over)
  11:45am - 12:45pm    
Zumba
(25 - 59yrs)
  7:30 - 8:30pm    
Cardio Kick Boxing
(16yrs and over)
   7:30 - 8:30pm   
Zumba
(16yrs and over)
   6:30 - 7:30pm   

General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun Aug 31Mon Sep 01Tue Sep 02Wed Sep 03Thu Sep 04Fri Sep 05Sat Sep 06
Indoor Play with Caregiver
(1 - 5yrs)
  9:30am - 12pm    
Indoor Play with Caregiver
(1 - 5yrs)
    9:30am - 12pm  
DROP-IN: Preschool - Early Child
(up to 5yrs)
   9:15 - 11:15am 9:15 - 11:15am9 - 12am
Indoor Play with Caregiver
(up to 5yrs)
   9:15 - 11:15am 9:15 - 11:15am9am - 12pm
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Fitness/Weight Room1

Kitchen1
A
Multipurpose Room1
1
B
C
Preschool Room2


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