Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Port Union Community Recreation Centre

Port Union Community Recreation Centre is a small but vibrant recreation centre offering a wide range of activities for all, from tots to older adults. The Recreation Centre boasts a well equipped fitness centre, library, skateboard park, gymnatorium/hall and an older adult lounge to accommodate everyone's needs. A wide range of programs are offered from fitness classes to bingo, as well many community events such as Winterfest and a summer concert series are provided for our local residents.

  • 5450 Lawrence Ave E M1C 3B2
  • Contact Us: 416 396-4031
  • Fully Accessible
  • Ward: 44
  • District: Scarborough
  • Near: Port Union & Lawrence
  • TTC Information: Travel to Kennedy Station. Board the 86D Scarborough and travel to Morningside. Board the 54A Lawrence East and travel to Bridgeport. Walk east to 5450 Lawrence Ave East.
  • MapIt

Arts

Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Art Pack  (4 - 5yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Crafts - OAThese courses, designed for participants over the age of 60, offer instruction in a variety of crafts such as jewellery making, wood burning and paper tole.
Quilting  (60yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 9:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Stained Glass  (60yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-15-2015, Mon, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Bunka  (60yrs and over)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 9:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, offer instruction in a variety of dance forms such as cultural and tap.
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 12:15 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance: Tap  (6 - 10yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 1:15 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance  (3 - 4yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance  (4 - 5yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance - OAVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and social dancing
Dance: Line Dance  (60yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 12:45 - 1:45pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance: Line Dance - Beginner  (60yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance: Line Dance  (60yrs and over)
Jul-07-2015 to Sep-01-2015, Tue, 12:45 - 1:45pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Dance: Line Dance  (60yrs and over)
Jul-07-2015 to Sep-01-2015, Tue, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Sing-A-Long Time with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-02-2015 to May-28-2015, Thur, 6 - 6:45pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Performing Arts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, fall within the performing arts that may include acting and theatrical performance.
Musical Theatre  (6 - 10yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 2:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Piano/Keyboard - Group - ChildPiano/keyboard courses taught in group setting.
Piano - Beginner  (4 - 5yrs)
Mar-29-2015 to May-24-2015, Sun, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Piano - Beginner  (6 - 9yrs)
Mar-29-2015 to May-24-2015, Sun, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Piano - Beginner  (6 - 9yrs)
Mar-29-2015 to May-24-2015, Sun, 12:15 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Piano - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Mar-29-2015 to May-24-2015, Sun, 1:15 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Piano - Intermediate  (6 - 9yrs)
Mar-29-2015 to May-24-2015, Sun, 2:15 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Visual Arts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, fall within visual arts area that may include drawing, painting, and pottery.
Jr. Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Mar-28-2015 to May-23-2015, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Visual Arts - Older AdultThese courses, designed for participants over the age of 60, fall within visual arts area that may include drawing, painting, and pottery.
Pottery  (60yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 9:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Open Studio: Drawing and Painting  (60yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to May-26-2015, Tue, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration

Camps

Camp Specialty Child - All DayThe 'ultimate camp experience' for campers ages 6 - 12 who want to develop or fine-tune their skills in specialized areas of interest. Skilled and experienced instructors provide specialized instructional programs. All of these programs are complemented with a full line-up of traditional camp activities.
Specialty Camp: CAN-BIKE  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-27-2015 to Jul-31-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Specialty Camp: CAN-BIKE  (9 - 12yrs)
Aug-04-2015 to Aug-07-2015, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration

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)
Mar-28-2015 to Jun-06-2015, Sat, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Mar-28-2015 to Jun-06-2015, Sat, 9 - 10am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to Jun-09-2015, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Walk Fit  (16yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to Jun-09-2015, Tue, 10 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Apr-01-2015 to Jun-10-2015, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-01-2015 to Jun-10-2015, Wed, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-12-2015, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jun-27-2015 to Sep-05-2015, Sat, 8:30 - 9:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jun-29-2015 to Aug-31-2015, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jun-29-2015 to Aug-31-2015, Mon, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Jul-03-2015 to Sep-11-2015, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2015 to Sep-09-2015, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio - Older 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 Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-12-2015, Fri, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jun-29-2015 to Aug-31-2015, Mon, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-02-2015 to Sep-10-2015, Thur, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
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)
Mar-31-2015 to Jun-09-2015, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Apr-01-2015 to Jun-10-2015, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to Jun-11-2015, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Cardio Bollywood  (16yrs and over)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-12-2015, Fri, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jun-27-2015 to Sep-05-2015, Sat, 9:45 - 10:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jun-30-2015 to Sep-08-2015, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2015 to Sep-10-2015, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2015 to Sep-09-2015, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
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 (R)  (60yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to Jun-11-2015, Thur, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
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.
Learn to Weight Train  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to May-21-2015, Thur, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Muscle Conditioning - Older 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  (60yrs and over)
Apr-01-2015 to Jun-10-2015, Wed, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Stretch and Strength  (60yrs and over)
Jul-08-2015 to Sep-09-2015, Wed, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Post Natal Fitness - AdultClasses designed for the specific needs after pregnancy. New moms / caregivers can participate with their babies in a welcoming and comfortable environment.
Stroller Fit  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to Jun-11-2015, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Stroller Fit  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2015 to Sep-10-2015, Thur, 9 - 10am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   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.
Tai Chi  (16yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to Jun-09-2015, Tue, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Tai Chi  (16yrs and over)
Jun-30-2015 to Sep-08-2015, Tue, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   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)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 12 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Mar-31-2015 to Jun-09-2015, Tue, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2015 to Jun-11-2015, Thur, 6:15 - 7:15pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Jun-30-2015 to Sep-08-2015, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration

General Interest

General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Mar-30-2015 to Jun-08-2015, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-01-2015 to May-27-2015, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-05-2015, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration

Sports

CAN-BIKE - AdultCAN-BIKE cycling courses for young cyclists and adults will boost your skills, safety and cycling pleasure. Join the two-wheeled revolution. You can help set the pace for Toronto's 900,000 cyclists!
Learn to Bike - Introductory  (19 - 99yrs)
Jun-07-2015 to Jun-21-2015, Sun, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Learn to Bike - Introductory  (18 - 99yrs)
Jul-07-2015 to Jul-21-2015, Tue, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
CAN-BIKE - ChildCAN-BIKE cycling courses for young cyclists and adults will boost your skills, safety and cycling pleasure. Join the two-wheeled revolution. You can help set the pace for Toronto's 900,000 cyclists!
Kids - Learn to Bike  (9 - 12yrs)
Jun-10-2015 to Jun-24-2015, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
General Interest Sports - ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Skateboarding  (7 - 12yrs)
Jul-06-2015 to Jul-10-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Skateboarding  (7 - 12yrs)
Jul-13-2015 to Jul-17-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Skateboarding  (7 - 12yrs)
Jul-20-2015 to Jul-24-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Skateboarding  (7 - 12yrs)
Jul-27-2015 to Jul-31-2015, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 10am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Martial Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-12-2015, Fri, 5:30 - 6:15pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Jump and Play with Caregiver  (2 - 4yrs)
Mar-29-2015 to Apr-19-2015, Sun, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Martial Arts  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-10-2015 to Jun-12-2015, Fri, 5 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration
Soccer  (4 - 5yrs)
May-03-2015 to May-24-2015, Sun, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-08-2015   This course is open for registration

Arts

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 29Mon Mar 30Tue Mar 31Wed Apr 01Thu Apr 02Fri Apr 03Sat Apr 04
Social Drop In: Ballroom Dancing
(60yrs and over)
 1 - 3pm     
Open Studio: Bazaar Crafts
(60yrs and over)
  9:30am - 12:30pm9:30am - 12:30pm   
Memory Lane Band
(60yrs and over)
    11am - 12:30pm  
Open Studio: Model Building
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11:30am  
Open Studio: Wood Burning / Wood Carving
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11:30am  

Fitness & Wellness

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 22Mon Mar 23Tue Mar 24Wed Mar 25Thu Mar 26Fri Mar 27Sat Mar 28
DROP-IN: Weight Room/Fitness Centre - Adult
(16 - 69yrs)
8am - 3:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm6:30am - 9:30pm 
DROP-IN: Weight Room/Fitness Centre - Adult
(16 - 69yrs)
      8am - 3:30pm

General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 22Mon Mar 23Tue Mar 24Wed Mar 25Thu Mar 26Fri Mar 27Sat Mar 28
Games: Bid Euchure
(55yrs and over)
     12:30 - 3pm 

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun Mar 22Mon Mar 23Tue Mar 24Wed Mar 25Thu Mar 26Fri Mar 27Sat Mar 28
Games: Snooker
(60yrs and over)
 9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm 
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Fitness/Weight Room1

Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room4
C
Skateboard Park1


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