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

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
Dance: Line Dance  (60yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-30-2016, Tue, 2 - 3pm

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

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
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2016 to Aug-22-2016, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-24-2016, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2016 to Aug-19-2016, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am
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
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 10:45 - 11:45am
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
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2016 to Aug-23-2016, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2016 to Aug-24-2016, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
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
Body Sculpt  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2016 to Aug-25-2016, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am
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
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
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
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

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

Arts

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Sun Jun 19Mon Jun 20Tue Jun 21Wed Jun 22Thu Jun 23Fri Jun 24Sat Jun 25
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

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Sun Jun 19Mon Jun 20Tue Jun 21Wed Jun 22Thu Jun 23Fri Jun 24Sat Jun 25
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 Jun 19Mon Jun 20Tue Jun 21Wed Jun 22Thu Jun 23Fri Jun 24Sat Jun 25
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   
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  
Games: Bid Euchre
(60yrs and over)
     11:45am - 3pm 

Sports

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Sun Jun 19Mon Jun 20Tue Jun 21Wed Jun 22Thu Jun 23Fri Jun 24Sat Jun 25
Games: Snooker
(60yrs and over)
 9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm9:30am - 3:30pm 
DROP-IN: Skate boarding
(13 - 24yrs)
8am - 9pm8am - 9pm8am - 9pm8am - 9pm8am - 9pm8am - 9pm8am - 9pm
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.