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.
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Arts

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.
Dance: Hip Hop  (9 - 14yrs)
Aug-20-2014 to Aug-20-2014, Wed, 4:30 - 6:30pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   This course is open for registration
Music - YouthVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Workshop: Geocaching  (11 - 15yrs)
Aug-19-2014 to Aug-19-2014, Tue, 2 - 4pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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.
Urban Art Workshop  (7 - 14yrs)
Aug-21-2014 to Aug-21-2014, Thur, 4 - 6pm   Registration begins Mar-02-2014   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)
Jun-28-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 8:30 - 9:30am   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.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jun-30-2014 to Sep-08-2014, Mon, 9:30 - 10:30am   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.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jun-30-2014 to Sep-08-2014, Mon, 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.
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Sep-10-2014, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am   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.
Cardio Mix  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2014 to Sep-12-2014, Fri, 9:30 - 10:30am   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.
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 (Formally Cardio High/Low)  (60yrs and over)
Jun-30-2014 to Sep-08-2014, Mon, 10:45 - 11:45am   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.
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Sep-11-2014, Thur, 10:45 - 11:45am   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.
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  (16yrs and over)
Jun-28-2014 to Aug-30-2014, Sat, 9:45 - 10:45am   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.
ZUMBA  (16yrs and over)
Jul-02-2014 to Sep-10-2014, Wed, 6:30 - 7:30pm   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.
ZUMBA  (16yrs and over)
Jul-03-2014 to Sep-11-2014, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm   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.
ZUMBA  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm   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.
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-02-2014 to Sep-10-2014, Wed, 10:45 - 11:45am   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.
Tai Chi  (16yrs and over)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 10:45 - 11:45am   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)
Jul-08-2014 to Sep-09-2014, Tue, 9:30 - 10:30am   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.

Arts

Next Week >>
Sun Jul 20Mon Jul 21Tue Jul 22Wed Jul 23Thu Jul 24Fri Jul 25Sat Jul 26
Drop In: Bazaar Crafts
(60yrs and over)
  9:30am - 12:30pm9:30am - 12:30pm   
Drop In: Art Workshop
(60yrs and over)
  1 - 3pm    
Drop In: Woodcarving/Burning
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11:30am  
Drop In: Line Dancing
(60yrs and over)
 12:30 - 3pm     
Drop In: Quilting
(60yrs and over)
 9:30 - 11:30am     
Drop In: Stain Glass Workshop
(60yrs and over)
 1 - 3pm     

Fitness & Wellness

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Sun Jul 20Mon Jul 21Tue Jul 22Wed Jul 23Thu Jul 24Fri Jul 25Sat Jul 26
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 Jul 20Mon Jul 21Tue Jul 22Wed Jul 23Thu Jul 24Fri Jul 25Sat Jul 26
Youth Social Games
(13 - 17yrs)
  4 - 5:30pm  4 - 5:30pm 
Games: Bid Euchre
(60yrs and over)
  9:30 - 11:30am    
Games: Bid Euchre (6 Hand)
(60yrs and over)
  12:30 - 3pm    
Games: Bingo
(60yrs and over)
   12:30 - 3:30pm   
Drop In: Outing Companions
(60yrs and over)
    1 - 3pm  
Games: Bridge
(60yrs and over)
    12:30 - 3:30pm  
Games: Cribbage
(60yrs and over)
    12:30 - 3:30pm  
Drop In: Euchre
(60yrs and over)
 12:30 - 3pm     
Drop In: Stamp Club
(60yrs and over)
 1 - 3pm     

Sports

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Sun Jul 20Mon Jul 21Tue Jul 22Wed Jul 23Thu Jul 24Fri Jul 25Sat Jul 26
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

Multipurpose Room4
C
Skateboard Park1


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