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 Community Recreation Centre offers programs 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)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Ballet 2  (8 - 11yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 12 - 1pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Intro to Dance  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9 - 9:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for 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)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 2:30 - 3:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
General Interest Arts - ChildVariety of courses and activities for Children
Young Artists  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9 - 10:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Sketching & Drawing  (11 - 14yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 9 - 10:30am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for registration
Cartooning  (7 - 11yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Junior Artist  (9 - 10yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 12:30 - 2pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for 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)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 1:30 - 2:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for registration
Jazz - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper jazz technique.
Jazz 1  (7 - 10yrs)
Jan-10-2015 to Mar-07-2015, Sat, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for registration
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-23-2014 to Dec-23-2014, Tue, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-29-2014 to Dec-29-2014, Mon, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Dec-30-2014 to Dec-30-2014, Tue, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Adventure Camp  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-02-2015 to Jan-02-2015, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
MB 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)
Mar-16-2015 to Mar-20-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Dec-06-2014   This course is open for 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)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-17-2015, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for registration
ZUMBA (r)  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2014 to Dec-23-2014, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-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.
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)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-27-2015, Fri, 11:30am - 12:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
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)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-24-2015, Tue, 2:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
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)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-23-2015, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for 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 open for 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 open for 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 open for registration
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-20-2015, Fri, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration

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)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for 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 open for 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 open for 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 open for registration
General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Preschool Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-17-2015, Tue, 9:15 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for 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 open for 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 open for 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 open for 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)
Jan-05-2015 to Mar-02-2015, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration
Youth Leadership  (11 - 14yrs)
Jan-06-2015 to Mar-03-2015, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for 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 open for 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 open for registration

Sports

Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Sports Pack  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2015 to Mar-06-2015, Fri, 10:30 - 11:15am   Registration begins Sep-07-2014   This course is open for registration

Arts

Next Week >>
Sun Jan 04Mon Jan 05Tue Jan 06Wed Jan 07Thu Jan 08Fri Jan 09Sat Jan 10
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 Dec 14Mon Dec 15Tue Dec 16Wed Dec 17Thu Dec 18Fri Dec 19Sat Dec 20
Weight Room/Fitness Centre
(16 - 69yrs)
8am - 3:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm8am - 3:30pm
Cardio Mix
(16 - 59yrs)
 6:30 - 7:30pm     
Body Sculpt: Core
(16 - 59yrs)
  6:30 - 7:30pm    

General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun Jan 04Mon Jan 05Tue Jan 06Wed Jan 07Thu Jan 08Fri Jan 09Sat Jan 10
Social Drop In: Ballroom Dancing
(60yrs and over)
   1 - 3pm   
Social Drop In: Bingo
(60yrs and over)
    1 - 3pm  
Social Drop In: Carpet Bowling
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11:30am  
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.