Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Stephen Leacock Community Recreation Centre

Address: 2500 BIRCHMOUNT RD M1T 2M5 Map It

"NEW" to Stephen Leacock Community Recreation Centre facility is a newly renovated indoor premier turf pad, dry pad, track and a new dance studio! Stephen Leacock Community Recreation Centre also offers programming to the community such as; arts and crafts, dancing, fitness, sport ,and youth leadership programs for children, youth and adults. During the day, the centre offers an extensive list of older adult programming including, arts and crafts, dancing, billiards, bridge, fitness, social events, and special excursions. The Centre has a hall that is available for rent for private functions with a capacity of 120 people. For more information please call the main office.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • Contact Us: 416 396-4184
  • Accessibility
  • Ward: 40
  • District: Scarborough
  • TTC Information: Travel to Warden Station. Board the 17 Birchmount and travel to Leacock School. Walk north to 2500 Birchmount Rd.

Announcements


arts icon Arts


Ballet - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 1 - 2pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 2 - 3pm
Dance: Ballet  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 1 - 2pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 2 - 3pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 7:45 - 8:45pm
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 8:30 - 9:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 9:30 - 10:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 10:30 - 11:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 8:30 - 9:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 9:30 - 10:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 10:30 - 11:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 5:45 - 6:30pm
Dance - Older AdultVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and social dancing
Dance: Line Dance - Beginner  (60yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 11am - 12pm
Dance: Clogging  (60yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 2 - 3pm
Dance: Line Dance - Beginner  (60yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 11am - 12pm
Dance: Clogging - Intermediate  (60yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 2 - 3pm
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.
Dance: Lyrical  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Jazz - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper jazz technique.
Dance: Jazz  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Jazz - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 7:45 - 8:45pm
Dance: Jazz  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Dance: Jazz - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 7:45 - 8:45pm

camps icon 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: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Adventure Camp: Sports  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Camp Extended ChildThe Extended Care option provides supervised care before and/or after camp for children registered in City of Toronto, Parks, Forestry and Recreation camp sessions. Extended hours programs have a separate barcode for registration. Refer to the camp program charts for times, fees and locations.
Extended Care: AM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care: PM Leacock Camps ALL  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-21-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm

fitness icon Fitness


Tai Chi - Older 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- Beginner  (60yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-07-2017, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am
Tai Chi - Beginner  (60yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-22-2018, Thur, 9:30 - 10:30am
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  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 9 - 10am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Oct-01-2017 to Dec-03-2017, Sun, 10:15 - 11:15am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 9 - 10am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 10 - 11am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-11-2018, Sun, 10:15 - 11:15am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-21-2018, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-21-2018, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
Yoga - ChildA 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  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Dec-03-2017, Sun, 9 - 10am
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 5:30pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 5:45 - 6:45pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-11-2018, Sun, 9 - 10am
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 4:30 - 5:30pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-14-2018, Wed, 5:45 - 6:45pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-05-2017 to Sep-06-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 5:30pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-05-2017 to Sep-06-2017, Wed, 5:45 - 6:45pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-09-2017 to Sep-10-2017, Sun, 9 - 10am
Yoga - Older 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: Chair  (60yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 10 - 11am
Yoga  (60yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-07-2017, Thur, 10:15 - 11:15am
Yoga: Chair  (60yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 10 - 11am
Yoga  (60yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-22-2018, Thur, 10:15 - 11:15am
Yoga  (60yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Sep-07-2017, Thur, 10:15 - 11:15am

general interest icon General Interest


General Interest - Early ChildAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Science Lab  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 8:45 - 9:45am
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 1 - 3pm
Making Music  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 10am - 12pm
Making Music  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 1 - 3pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-01-2017, Fri, 10am - 12pm
Science Lab  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-01-2017, Fri, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Science Lab  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 8:45 - 9:45am
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 1 - 3pm
Making Music  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 10am - 12pm
Making Music  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 1 - 3pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 10am - 12pm
Science Lab  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 3:15 - 4:45pm
General Interest - Older AdultAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Computers: Level 1  (60yrs and over)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 10 - 11:30am
Creative Writing  (60yrs and over)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Computers: Level 1  (60yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-12-2018, Mon, 10 - 11:30am
Creative Writing  (60yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 10am - 12pm
Leadership - YouthAny registered youth leadership program with a focus on leadership and life skills, civic engagement and community development
Youth Leadership Program  (11 - 13yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 8pm
Youth Leadership Program  (11 - 13yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 8 - 9:30pm
Youth Leadership Program  (13 - 17yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 6:30 - 8pm
Youth Leadership Program  (13 - 17yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 8 - 9:30pm
Supervised PlayA recreation program that develops children's physical literacy, fine and gross motor skills through instruction, active and creative play. The program helps children build a foundation for sports and/or arts.
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 8:30 - 9:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2yrs - 4yrs 11mths)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 10am - 12pm
Recreation Adventures  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 5yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 8:30 - 9:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2 - 4yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 10am - 12pm
Recreation Adventures  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 5yrs)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-01-2017, Fri, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 8:30 - 9:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2yrs - 4yrs 11mths)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 10am - 12pm
Recreation Adventures  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 4yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 8:30 - 9:30am
Recreation Discovery with Caregiver  (2 - 4yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 10am - 12pm
Recreation Adventures  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 3:15 - 4:45pm
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (2 - 4yrs)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 1 - 3pm

fitness icon Sports


Basketball - YouthDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
Basketball: Recreational  (12 - 15yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-18-2017, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-20-2017, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-22-2017, Fri, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (12 - 16yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball: Recreational  (14 - 18yrs)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Golf - AdultLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf: Beginner  (18yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Dec-19-2017, Tue, 9 - 10am
Golf: Beginner and Intermediate  (18yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Dec-19-2017, Tue, 10 - 11am
Golf: Advanced  (18yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Dec-19-2017, Tue, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Golf: Beginner  (18yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-21-2017, Thur, 9 - 10am
Golf: Beginner and Intermediate  (18yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-21-2017, Thur, 10 - 11am
Golf: Beginner  (18yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-27-2018, Tue, 9 - 10am
Golf: Beginner and Intermediate  (18yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-27-2018, Tue, 10 - 11am
Golf: Advanced  (18yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-27-2018, Tue, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Golf: Beginner  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-29-2018, Thur, 9 - 10am
Golf: Beginner and Intermediate  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-29-2018, Thur, 10 - 11am
Golf: Advanced  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-29-2018, Thur, 11:15am - 12:15pm
Racquet Sports - YouthVariety of racquet sports for beginner and intermediate levels including tennis and badminton.
Table Tennis: Recreational  (13 - 18yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Table Tennis: Recreational  (13 - 18yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Table Tennis: Recreational  (12 - 19yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Table Tennis: Recreational  (13 - 19yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Soccer - AdultInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer: Recreational  (18yrs and over)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 9 - 11pm
Soccer: Recreational  (18yrs and over)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 9 - 11pm
Soccer: Recreational  (19yrs and over)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 9 - 11pm
Soccer: Recreational  (50yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 9:30 - 11:30am
Soccer: Recreational  (19yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 9 - 11pm
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer: Recreational  (12 - 15yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Soccer: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 3:30 - 5:30pm
House League: Soccer  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 8:30 - 10:30am
House League: Soccer  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 10:30am - 12:30pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 1 - 2pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (8 - 10yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 2 - 3pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 3:15 - 4:15pm
Soccer: Recreational  (12 - 15yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 3:30 - 5:30pm
Soccer: Recreational  (15 - 18yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 3:30 - 5:30pm
House League: Soccer  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 8:30 - 10:30am
House League: Soccer  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 10:30am - 12:30pm
SKILLS!: Soccer  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 1 - 2pm
SKILLS!: Soccer  (8 - 10yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 2 - 3pm
SKILLS!: Soccer  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 3:15 - 4:15pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.

fitness icon Fitness

Next Week
Sun Aug 20Mon Aug 21Tue Aug 22Wed Aug 23Thu Aug 24Fri Aug 25Sat Aug 26
Walking/Running Track
(4yrs and over)
8am - 11pm8am - 11pm8am - 11pm8am - 11pm8am - 11pm8am - 11pm8am - 6pm
Boot Camp
(16yrs and over)
  7 - 8pm    
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
   9:30 - 10:30am   
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
   10:30 - 11:30am   
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
    6 - 7pm  
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
    7 - 8pm  
Stretch and Strength
(16yrs and over)
      10:45 - 11:45am
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
      9 - 10am
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
      10 - 11am
Zumba (r)
(16yrs and over)
      9 - 10am
Yoga
(16yrs and over)
10:15 - 11:15am      

general interest icon General Interest

Next Week
Sun Aug 20Mon Aug 21Tue Aug 22Wed Aug 23Thu Aug 24Fri Aug 25Sat Aug 26
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(up to 5yrs)
 3:15 - 4:45pm     
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(up to 5yrs)
   8:30 - 9:30am   
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(up to 5yrs)
     8:30 - 9:30am 
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Dance Studio1
B
Gallery1
B
Indoor Dry Pad2
P
Indoor Track1

Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room4
C


* Facilities can be available to permit. Permit rates are dependent on facility rating of Premium, A, B or C and your group category. Use the Facility Rating Criteria to learn more about amenities that might be available at each facility.

Please contact the facility at 416 396-4184, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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