Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Burrows Hall Community Centre

Address: 1081 PROGRESS AVE M1B 5Z6 Map It

As part of the Scarborough Community Complex, Burrows Hall Community Centre offers a wide variety of programs for preschoolers and children. The hall is ideal for weddings or banquets. We have recently added new older adult programs. Come in and check us out or call the centre for more information.

  • Contact Us: 416 396-4670
  • Accessibility
  • Ward: 42
  • District: Scarborough
  • Near: Progress Ave & Sheppard Ave E
  • TTC Information: Travel to Scarborough Centre Station. Board the 134 Progress and travel to the farside of Rosebank. Walk north to 1081 Progress Ave.

Announcements


arts icon Arts


Arts & Crafts - Early ChildCourses offering instruction on a variety of arts and crafts techniques and projects.
Young Artist  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 12:45 - 1:45pm
Young Artist  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Crafty Creations  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 12:45 - 1:45pm
Ballet - ChildIntroductory and intermediate level courses that teach the basics of correct body alignment and proper ballet technique.
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 12:15 - 1pm
Dance: Ballet  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 12:15 - 1pm
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: Beginner  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Sewing: Intermediate  (16yrs and over)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 2:30 - 4pm
Sewing: Beginner  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 1 - 2:30pm
Sewing: Intermediate  (16yrs and over)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 2:30 - 4pm
Dance - AdultThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 25-59, offer instruction in a variety of dance forms such as ballroom, salsa and latin.
Dance: Ballroom  (18yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Dec-05-2017, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm
Dance: Ballroom  (18yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Dec-05-2017, Tue, 8:45 - 10:15pm
Dance: Ballroom  (18yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-20-2018, Tue, 7 - 8:30pm
Dance: Ballroom  (18yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-20-2018, Tue, 8:45 - 10:15pm
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: Tap  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 1:45 - 2:30pm
Dance: Bollywood  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-07-2017, Thur, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Dance: Tap  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 1:45 - 2:30pm
Dance: Bollywood  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Dance - Early ChildVariety of courses offering both dance instruction and basic dance skill development.
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 10:15 - 10:45am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 10:45 - 11:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 10 - 10:30am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 10:30 - 11am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 11:15 - 11:45am
Dance: Tap  (4 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 1:15 - 1:45pm
Dance: Bollywood  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-07-2017, Thur, 4:30 - 5:15pm
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 10:15 - 10:45am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 10:45 - 11:15am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 10 - 10:30am
Dance: Ballet  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 10:30 - 11am
Dance: Ballet  (5 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 11:15 - 11:45am
Dance: Tap  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 1:15 - 1:45pm
Dance: Bollywood  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 4:30 - 5:15pm
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)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Dance: Lyrical  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 2:30 - 3:30pm
General Interest Arts - AdultVariety of courses and activities for Adults
Cake Decorating: Beginner  (19yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 6:15 - 7:45pm
Cake Decorating: Advanced  (19yrs and over)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 8 - 9:30pm
Cake Decorating - Beginner  (19yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 6:15 - 7:45pm
Cake Decorating - Intermediate  (19yrs and over)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 8 - 9:30pm
Guitar - Group - ChildCourses taught in group setting. Participants learn chords, strumming and picking techniques.
Music: Guitar - Beginner  (8 - 10yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Music: Guitar - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 6:15 - 7:15pm
Music: Guitar - Beginner  (8 - 10yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 5 - 6pm
Music: Guitar - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 6:15 - 7:15pm
Guitar - Group - YouthCourses taught in group setting. Participants learn chords, strumming and picking techniques.
Music: Guitar - Beginner  (13 - 18yrs)
Oct-03-2017 to Nov-28-2017, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm
Music: Guitar - Beginner  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-09-2018 to Mar-06-2018, Tue, 7:30 - 8:30pm
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  (6 - 8yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (9 - 12yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 12:45 - 1:30pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 11:30am - 12:15pm
Dance: Hip Hop  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 12:45 - 1:30pm
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 - 12yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 1:30 - 2:15pm
Musical Theatre  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 1:30 - 2:15pm
Piano/Keyboard - Group - ChildPiano/keyboard courses taught in group setting.
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (8 - 9yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 7:15 - 8pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Advanced  (8 - 10yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Advanced  (10 - 12yrs)
Oct-05-2017 to Nov-30-2017, Thur, 7:15 - 8pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (6 - 7yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (8 - 9yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 7:15 - 8pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 4:45 - 5:30pm
Music: Keyboard - Beginner  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 5:30 - 6:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Advanced  (8 - 10yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 6:30 - 7:15pm
Music: Keyboard - Advanced  (10 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 7:15 - 8pm
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.
Drawing  (8 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 9:45 - 11:15am
Young Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 2 - 3:30pm
Young Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 4:45 - 6:15pm
Drawing  (8 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 9:45 - 11:15am
Young Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 2 - 3:30pm
Young Artist  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Feb-26-2018, Mon, 4:45 - 6:15pm
Visual Arts - YouthThese courses, designed for participants between the ages of 13-24, fall within visual arts area that may include drawing, painting, and pottery.
Drawing  (13 - 18yrs)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 6:30 - 8pm
Drawing  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-05-2018, Mon, 6:30 - 8pm

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Camp Adventure Child - All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps 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 a $10 consumable fee.
Adventure Camp: Arts  (6 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 4pm
Camp Adventure Early Child - All Day StandardThese Adventure Camps, for campers up to age 5, 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 a $10 consumable fee.
Adventure Camp: Arts  (4 - 5yrs)
Aug-14-2017 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  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8 - 9am
Extended Care PM  (4 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 4 - 5pm

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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-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-14-2017, Thur, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-12-2018, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-08-2018, Thur, 7 - 8pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-10-2017 to Sep-11-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
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.
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
Gentle Fit  (60yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 9:30 - 10:30am
Osteo Fit  (60yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 10:30 - 11:30am
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)
Oct-04-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 8 - 9pm
ZUMBA (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 8 - 9pm
Zumba (R)  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Sep-06-2017, Wed, 8 - 9pm
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: Lower Body & Core  (16yrs and over)
Oct-02-2017 to Dec-04-2017, Mon, 8 - 9pm
Body Sculpt: Lower Body  (16yrs and over)
Jan-08-2018 to Mar-12-2018, Mon, 8 - 9pm
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)
Oct-05-2017 to Dec-07-2017, Thur, 7:30 - 9pm
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-15-2018, Thur, 7:30 - 9pm
Yoga  (16yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Sep-07-2017, Thur, 7:30 - 9pm
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-05-2017 to Dec-07-2017, Thur, 6:15 - 7:15pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-11-2018 to Mar-15-2018, Thur, 6:15 - 7:15pm
Yoga  (6 - 12yrs)
Jul-06-2017 to Sep-14-2017, Thur, 6:15 - 7:15pm

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Cooking - Child - With $25 Supply FeeA variety of courses that teach recipes and cooking skills at various levels. The course fee includes a $25 supply fee.
Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Oct-11-2017 to Dec-06-2017, Wed, 4:30 - 6:30pm
Cooking  (6 - 9yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 4:30 - 6:30pm
General Interest - Early ChildAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
No courses are presently available for Internet Registration.
Special Events - ChildSpecial events are a sporting, cultural or other type of unique activity, occurring for a limited or fixed duration (one-time or annual).
Special Event: Breakfast With Santa  (3 - 5yrs)
Dec-09-2017 to Dec-09-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 11:30am
Special Event: Breakfast With Santa  (6 - 8yrs)
Dec-09-2017 to Dec-09-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 11:30am
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)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Oct-06-2017 to Dec-01-2017, Fri, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 9:15 - 11:15am
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 1 - 3pm
Recreation Discovery  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-12-2018 to Mar-09-2018, Fri, 9:15 - 11:15am
Workshops - General Interest - YouthA wide variety of half day, full day or short term courses.
Workshop (Girls)  (13 - 18yrs)
Dec-16-2017 to Dec-16-2017, Sat, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Workshop (Boys)  (13 - 18yrs)
Mar-24-2018 to Mar-24-2018, Sat, 1:30 - 3:30pm

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Martial Arts - ChildVariety of martial arts courses from beginner to advanced levels including Tae Kwon Do and Karate.
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Karate  (9 - 12yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 2:45 - 3:45pm
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Karate  (6 - 8yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Karate  (9 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 2:45 - 3:45pm
Karate  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Sports - Early ChildA variety of activities that incorpoarate a variety of sports and skills.
Start to PLAY! Soccer  (4 - 5yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 9 - 10am
Karate  (3 - 4yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 9:30 - 10:15am
Karate  (4 - 5yrs)
Sep-30-2017 to Nov-25-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11:15am
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 12:30 - 1:15pm
Karate  (6 - 8yrs)
Oct-01-2017 to Nov-26-2017, Sun, 1:30 - 2:30pm
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Oct-04-2017 to Nov-29-2017, Wed, 6 - 6:45pm
Start to PLAY! Soccer  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 9 - 10am
Karate  (3 - 4yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 9:30 - 10:15am
Karate  (4 - 5yrs)
Jan-06-2018 to Mar-03-2018, Sat, 10:30 - 11:15am
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2018 to Mar-04-2018, Sun, 12:30 - 1:15pm
Karate  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-10-2018 to Mar-07-2018, Wed, 6 - 6:45pm

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Next Week
Sun Sep 17Mon Sep 18Tue Sep 19Wed Sep 20Thu Sep 21Fri Sep 22Sat Sep 23
Dance: Sequence Dance
(60yrs and over)
 11:30am - 3pm     

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Next Week
Sun Sep 10Mon Sep 11Tue Sep 12Wed Sep 13Thu Sep 14Fri Sep 15Sat Sep 16
Walking
(60yrs and over)
 9:30 - 11am     
Walking
(60yrs and over)
  1:30 - 3pm    
Walking
(60yrs and over)
    9:30 - 11am  

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Next Week
Sun Aug 20Mon Aug 21Tue Aug 22Wed Aug 23Thu Aug 24Fri Aug 25Sat Aug 26
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(1 - 5yrs)
      11:45am - 12:45pm
Kids Club
(9 - 12yrs)
 4 - 6pm     
Recreation Fun and Play with Caregiver
(1 - 5yrs)
 9:30 - 11am     
Youth Night
(13 - 18yrs)
 6 - 8pm     
Kids Club
(9 - 12yrs)
   6:30 - 7:30pm   
Youth Night
(13 - 18yrs)
   7:30 - 8:30pm   
kids club
(8 - 12yrs)
9:30 - 10:30am      
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Kitchen1
B
Multipurpose Room1
1
1
A
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 416 396-4670, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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