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
  • 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.
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Arts

Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Art Pack  (4 - 5yrs)
Apr-02-2016 to May-28-2016, Sat, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Crafts - Older AdultThese 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)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-06-2016, Mon, 9:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Stained Glass  (60yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-06-2016, Mon, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Bunka  (60yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 9:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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 - 10yrs)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 12:15 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance: Tap  (6 - 10yrs)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 1:15 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance  (3 - 4yrs)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance  (4 - 5yrs)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance - Older AdultVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and social dancing
Dance: Line Dance  (60yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-30-2016, Tue, 12:45 - 1:45pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance: Line Dance  (60yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-30-2016, Tue, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance: Line Dance - Intermediate  (60yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 12:45 - 1:45pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Dance: Line Dance - Beginner  (60yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 2 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-04-2016, Sat, 2:15 - 3:15pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Piano/Keyboard - Group - ChildPiano/keyboard courses taught in group setting.
Piano - Beginner  (4 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 10:15 - 11am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Piano - Beginner  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 11 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Piano - Beginner  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 12:15 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Piano:Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 1:15 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Piano - Intermediate  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 2:15 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Apr-02-2016 to May-28-2016, Sat, 10:45am - 12:15pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Apr-05-2016 to May-31-2016, Tue, 9:30 - 11:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Aug-08-2016 to Aug-12-2016, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-22-2016, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-22-2016, Mon, 7 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-24-2016, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-11-2016, Sat, 8 - 9am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-02-2016 to Jun-11-2016, Sat, 9 - 10am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-13-2016, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-13-2016, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-13-2016, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to Jun-14-2016, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-15-2016, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-15-2016, Wed, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-17-2016, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-22-2016, Mon, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-13-2016, Mon, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-17-2016, Fri, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-02-2016 to Aug-13-2016, Sat, 9 - 10am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-23-2016, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-24-2016, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to Jun-14-2016, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-15-2016, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-16-2016, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Cardio Bollywood  (16yrs and over)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-17-2016, Fri, 6:30 - 7:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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-07-2016 to Jun-16-2016, Thur, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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.
Body Sculpt  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-23-2016, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Body Sculpt  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Learn to Weight Train  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2016 to May-26-2016, Thur, 1 - 2pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-24-2016, Wed, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Stretch and Strength  (60yrs and over)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-15-2016, Wed, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 9 - 10am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Stroller Fit  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-16-2016, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-23-2016, Tue, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Tai Chi  (16yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to Jun-14-2016, Tue, 10:45 - 11:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet 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)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-23-2016, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-13-2016, Mon, 12 - 1pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Apr-05-2016 to Jun-14-2016, Tue, 7:45 - 8:45pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Yoga/Pilates Fusion  (16yrs and over)
Apr-07-2016 to Jun-16-2016, Thur, 6:15 - 7:15pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

General Interest

General Interest - Early ChildCourses that span a wide variety of activities and interests.
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 10 - 10:45am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-06-2016, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-06-2016 to Jun-01-2016, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Playtime Fun with Caregiver  (1 - 5yrs)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-03-2016, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Youth ClubsAny registered youth club program
Youth Council  (13 - 21yrs)
Apr-04-2016 to Jun-20-2016, Mon, 3:30 - 5pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Sports

CAN BIKE - AdultBoost your skills, safety and cycling pleasure. Successful course completion results in certification through Cycling Canada, and potential for employment as a Bike Instructor or Trainer. CAN-BIKE curriculum covers: bike handling skills, safe biking principles, traffic dynamics, Highway Traffic Act.
Learn to Bike - Introductory  (19 - 99yrs)
Jun-12-2016 to Jun-26-2016, Sun, 1 - 3pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Learn to Bike - Introductory  (18 - 99yrs)
Jul-12-2016 to Jul-26-2016, Tue, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
CAN BIKE - ChildLearn the rules of the road and bike handling skills during classroom sessions and guided practice rides on residential streets. Certificates for completion awarded by Cycling Canada.
Learn to Bike - Introductory  (6 - 12yrs)
Jun-01-2016 to Jun-15-2016, Wed, 6 - 8pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Martial Arts  (6 - 9yrs)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-03-2016, Fri, 5:30 - 6:15pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Soccer - Indoor  (4 - 5yrs)
Apr-03-2016 to May-29-2016, Sun, 11am - 12pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.
Martial Arts  (3 - 5yrs)
Apr-08-2016 to Jun-03-2016, Fri, 5 - 5:30pm   Registration begins Mar-06-2016   This course is not presently available for Internet Registration.

Arts

Next Week >>
Sun May 01Mon May 02Tue May 03Wed May 04Thu May 05Fri May 06Sat May 07
Open Studio: Drawing and Painting
(60yrs and over)
  1 - 3pm    
Open Studio: Bazaar Crafts
(60yrs and over)
  9:30am - 12pm9:30am - 12pm   
Memory Lane Band
(60yrs and over)
    11am - 12:30pm  
Open Studio: Model Building
(60yrs and over)
    9:30am - 12pm  
Open Studio: Wood Burning / Wood Carving
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11:30am  
DROP-IN: Line Dance
(60yrs and over)
     12:30 - 3pm 

Fitness & Wellness

Next Week >>
Sun May 01Mon May 02Tue May 03Wed May 04Thu May 05Fri May 06Sat May 07
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 - 9:30pm8am - 3:30pm

General Interest

Next Week >>
Sun May 01Mon May 02Tue May 03Wed May 04Thu May 05Fri May 06Sat May 07
Games: Euchre - Progressive
(60yrs and over)
 12:30 - 3:30pm     
Games: Scrabble
(60yrs and over)
 1 - 3pm     
Computer Club
(60yrs and over)
  2 - 3:30pm    
Games: Bid Euchre
(60yrs and over)
  9:30 - 11:30am    
Games: Texas Hold Em
(60yrs and over)
  12 - 3pm 12 - 3pm  
Games: Bingo
(60yrs and over)
   12:30 - 3:30pm   
Youth Zone: Games
(13 - 18yrs)
   3:30 - 5pm   
Games: Bridge - Progressive
(60yrs and over)
    12:30 - 3:30pm  
Games: Cribbage
(60yrs and over)
    12:30 - 3:30pm  
Outing Companions
(60yrs and over)
    1 - 3pm  
Youth Zone: Music Club
(13 - 18yrs)
    3:30 - 5pm  
Games: Bid Euchre
(60yrs and over)
     11:45am - 3pm 

Sports

Next Week >>
Sun May 01Mon May 02Tue May 03Wed May 04Thu May 05Fri May 06Sat May 07
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
B
Gallery1
C
Gymnasium1
B
Kitchen1
B
Lounge1
C
Multipurpose Room2
C


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