Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Wellesley Community Centre

Address: 495 SHERBOURNE ST M4X 1K7 Map It

Wellesley Community Centre is located at Sherbourne Street and Wellesley Street in the St. James Town community. We offer programming for preschoolers, children, youth, adults and older adults. We also offer various camps for children during the winter, March and summer breaks. As well as several sport leagues for children, youth and adults. We have a community advisory council that meets quarterly.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • Contact Us: 416 392-0227
  • Accessibility
  • Ward: 28
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • Near: Sherbourne St & Wellesley St E
  • TTC Information: Travel to Sherbourne Station. Exit station and walk south to 495 Sherbourne Street.

Announcements


arts icon Arts


Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Crafty Creations with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 10 - 11:15am
Crafty Creations with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 10 - 11am
Crafts - AdultThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 25-59, offering instruction in a variety of crafts such as scrapbooking, woodcarving and stained glass
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 7 - 9:30pm
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 7 - 9:30pm
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 7 - 9:30pm
Sewing  (18yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 7 - 9:30pm
Crafts - ChildThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 6-12, offering instruction in a variety of crafts such as card making, ceramics and sewing.
Crafty Creations  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Crafty Creations  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
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  (8 - 12yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 4 - 5pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 4 - 5pm
Hip Hop - YouthStreet 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  (13 - 17yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (13 - 17yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Music - Early ChildVariety of instructional and recreational courses in music.
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 1 - 2pm
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 1 - 2pm
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 11am - 12pm
Making Music with Caregiver  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 1 - 2pm

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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)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 7:40 - 8:40pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 10 - 11am
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)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 11am - 12pm
Cardio Low Impact  (60yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 11am - 12pm
Pilates - AdultBuild longer, leaner muscles while safely exploring optimal strength, flexibility and endurance. Exercises focus on strengthening core postural, abdominal and back muscles. Participants are required to bring their own mat.
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Pilates  (16yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 7 - 8pm
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: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Oct-02-2017 to Nov-27-2017, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-01-2017, Fri, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 6 - 7pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 6 - 7pm

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Adapted Social Club - YouthAdapted social programs promote both social development and skill development. Qualified staff give encourgement and support to meet the individual needs of the participants. These programs will require an additional registration process to become eligible to participate.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Cooking - ChildA variety of courses that teach recipes and cooking skills at various levels.
Cooking  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 6 - 8pm
Cooking - YouthA variety of courses that teach recipes and cooking skills at various levels.
Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 6 - 8pm
Cooking  (13 - 16yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 6 - 8pm
General Interest - YouthAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Club: Men  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Club: Women  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Club: Men  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Club: Women  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 4:30 - 6:30pm
General Interest Clubs - ChildAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
After School Program A  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-29-2018, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
After School Program B  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-29-2018, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
After School Program A  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-05-2017 to Dec-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
After School Program B  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-05-2017 to Dec-18-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 3 - 6pm
Leadership - YouthAny registered youth leadership program with a focus on leadership and life skills, civic engagement and community development
Youth Leadership Program  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 4 - 6pm
Youth Leadership Program  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 4 - 6pm
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 Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 10 - 11:15am
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 10 - 11:15am
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 10 - 11:15am
Recreation Adventures with Caregiver  (1yr 6mths - 3yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 10 - 11:15am
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day, full day or short term courses.
Workshop: Bike Mechanic  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 4 - 6:30pm

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Ball/Floor Hockey - YouthInstructional/recreational ball hockey and floor hockey programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Ball Hockey  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-14-2018 to Apr-01-2018, Sun, 12 - 2:30pm
Basketball - ChildDevelop basic skills and fundamentals of the game of basketball through recreational play.
SKILLS! Basketball  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 6 - 7:30pm
SKILLS! Basketball  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 6:30 - 7:30pm
SKILLS! Basketball  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm
Clinic: Basketball  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 6 - 7:15pm
Golf - ChildLearn the basics and improve skills to play golf.
Golf  (8 - 24yrs)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-01-2017, Fri, 5 - 6pm
Gymnastics - ChildIntroductory to advanced courses that develop skills and teach basic moves used in gymnastics. Participants build confidence and have fun learning.
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 10 - 11am
Gymnastics: Level 1 to 4  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 10 - 11am
Soccer - ChildInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
PLAY! Soccer  (8 - 12yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 4 - 5pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 4:15 - 5:30pm
PLAY! Soccer  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 4:15 - 5:30pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 3 - 4:15pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 4:15 - 5:30pm
SKILLS! Soccer  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 3 - 4:15pm
Soccer - YouthInstructional/recreational soccer programs that encourage skill development and fun for all participants.
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm
Soccer  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Tue, Thur, 5 - 7pm
Sports - AdultA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Soccer  (18yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-29-2018, Thur, 7 - 9:45pm
Basketball  (18yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Dec-19-2017, Tue, 7 - 9:45pm
Volleyball  (18yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-20-2017, Wed, 7:30 - 9:45pm
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Oct-08-2017 to Dec-24-2017, Sun, 2:30 - 5:30pm
Basketball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-27-2018, Tue, 7 - 9:45pm
Volleyball  (18yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-28-2018, Wed, 7:30 - 9:45pm
Badminton  (18yrs and over)
Jan-14-2018 to Apr-01-2018, Sun, 2:30 - 5:30pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Ready, Set, PLAY!  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-07-2017 to Dec-02-2017, Sat, 11am - 12pm
Ready, Set, PLAY!  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-13-2018 to Mar-10-2018, Sat, 11am - 12pm
Sports - YouthA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Open Gym  (13 - 24yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm
Open Gym  (13 - 24yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Tue, Thur, 4 - 5pm

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Next Week
Sun Oct 01Mon Oct 02Tue Oct 03Wed Oct 04Thu Oct 05Fri Oct 06Sat Oct 07
Dance: Line Dance
(60yrs and over)
  1 - 2:30pm    

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Next Week
Sun Sep 17Mon Sep 18Tue Sep 19Wed Sep 20Thu Sep 21Fri Sep 22Sat Sep 23
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm11am - 2pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm7 - 9:30pm 
Weight Room
(60yrs and over)
 9 - 11am9 - 11am9 - 11am9 - 11am9 - 11am 
Weight Room- Women Only
(16yrs and over)
 5 - 7pm 5 - 7pm 5 - 7pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
1 - 4:30pm     1 - 4:30pm

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Next Week
Sun Oct 01Mon Oct 02Tue Oct 03Wed Oct 04Thu Oct 05Fri Oct 06Sat Oct 07
Games
(8 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm4 - 6pm 
Games
(13 - 17yrs)
 6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm6 - 8pm 
Youth Council
(13 - 24yrs)
     4 - 6pm 
Youth Night
(13 - 24yrs)
     6 - 8pm 
Games
(8 - 12yrs)
      1 - 3pm

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Next Week
Sun Sep 17Mon Sep 18Tue Sep 19Wed Sep 20Thu Sep 21Fri Sep 22Sat Sep 23
Drop-in: Adult Volleyball
(18yrs and over)
   6 - 9:30pm   
Soccer
(18yrs and over)
    6 - 8:45pm  
Drop-in: Youth Badminton
(13 - 24yrs)
     6:30 - 7:30pm 
Drop-in: Badminton
(18yrs and over)
2:30 - 4:45pm      
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Fitness/Weight Room2

Gymnasium1
A
Kitchen1
C
Lounge1
C
Multipurpose Room2
3
B
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 416 392-0227, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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