Parks, Forestry & Recreation

John Innes Community Recreation Centre

Address: 150 SHERBOURNE ST M5A 2R6 Map It

John Innes Community Recreation Centre is located in the Moss Park Neighbourhood of downtown Toronto. It offers a wide variety of programs for all age groups.

This location is a community centre where programs are free.

  • Contact Us: 416 392-6779
  • Accessibility
  • Ward: 27
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • Near: Sherbourne St & Shuter St
  • TTC Information: Travel to Queen Station. Board the 501 Queen and travel to Sherbourne. Walk north to 150 Sherbourne St.

Announcements


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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  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm
Adventure Camp  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-31-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm
Adventure Camp  (6 - 8yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm
Adventure Camp  (9 - 12yrs)
Aug-14-2017 to Aug-25-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm
Adventure Camp  (6 - 8yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 5pm
Adventure Camp  (9 - 12yrs)
Jul-17-2017 to Jul-28-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9am - 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 Mix  (16yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Sep-20-2017, Wed, 12 - 1pm
Cardio High/Low  (16yrs and over)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-22-2017, Fri, 12 - 1pm
Cardio - YouthThese 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.
Boot Camp  (12 - 17yrs)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-17-2017, Tue, Thur, 3 - 5pm
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.
Cardio Dance  (19yrs and over)
Jul-04-2017 to Sep-19-2017, Tue, 12 - 1pm
ZUMBA (r)  (19yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Sep-21-2017, Thur, 12 - 1pm
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  (19yrs and over)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-22-2017, Tue, 7 - 8pm
Yoga: Hatha  (16yrs and over)
Jul-04-2017 to Aug-22-2017, Tue, 8:15 - 9:15pm
Yoga  (19yrs and over)
Jul-06-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Thur, 7 - 8pm

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General Interest - YouthAn opportunity to interact and socialize with other participants through a variety of activities and interests.
Youth Development Program  ()
Jul-17-2017 to Aug-11-2017, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, 9:30am - 4:30pm

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Adult Swim 1Basic swimming skills and water safety. This is an introductory or beginner level. Prerequisite: A keen interest in developing skills and knowledge that promotes safe enjoyment of aquatic environments. Adult 1 develops or increases students' comfort in the water through basic floatation, movement and breathing skills and fosters the basic knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to prepare, stay safe and survive in and around water.
Adult Swim 1  (17yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-23-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Adult Swim 1  (17yrs and over)
Jul-10-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Adult Swim 2Swimming strokes and water safety. Prerequisite: Ability to swim 15 metres continuously on front or back and a willingness to increase comfort in deep water. Adult 2 develops one or more swimming strokes, working towards proficiency and increased endurance, and introduces or enhances water safety knowledge and skills relevant to the student.
Adult Swim 2  (17yrs and over)
Jul-05-2017 to Aug-30-2017, Wed, 7 - 8pm
Adult Swim 2  (17yrs and over)
Jul-10-2017 to Aug-21-2017, Mon, 7 - 8pm
Adult Swim: Swim FitThe philisophy of this course is to promote and encourage fitness through the sport of swimming; to improve the swimming level of participants through stroke improvement and competitive swimming events; and to promote fun and friendship through informal social activities. Due to the nature of practices, it is required that adults (20 years+) are able to swim eight lengths of the pool continuously. Four lengths of the eight must be completed in 2 minutes and 30 seconds.
Adult Swim: Swim Fit  (18yrs and over)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-01-2017, Fri, 5 - 6pm
Guardian Swim 1The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
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Guardian Swim 2The Guardian Swim Program provides an introduction to the aquatic environment and basic skills. It is age appropriate and progressive. Learning is facilitated through the parent/ caregiver to ensure comfort, communication and extra safety. Parent or guardian must accompany child into the water. One child per parent/guardian
Guardian Swim 2  (6mths - 5yrs)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 4:30 - 5pm
Preschool Swim 1: PenguinSafety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills.
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Preschool Swim 1: Penguin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 5:30 - 6pm
Preschool Swim 2: StingrayDevelopment of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres.
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 4 - 4:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 5 - 5:30pm
Preschool Swim 2: Stingray  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 4 - 4:30pm
Preschool Swim 3: OtterDevelopment of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres.
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 6:30 - 7pm
Preschool Swim 3: Otter  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 4:30 - 5pm
Preschool Swim 4: DolphinDevelopment of breath control, entries, deepwater techniques, survival skills and front crawl. Introduction to back crawl, combined stroke swims, deep water, descent and ascent, under water swim. HELP position and self-rescue. Continuous swim 25 metres.
Preschool Swim 4: Dolphin  (3 - 5yrs)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 4 - 4:30pm
SPLASH Swim TeamPrerequisite: Must be able to swim at least 2 continuous pool lengths unassisted. Participants are provided with swim workouts along with the assistance and development of the four competitive swimming stroke and competitive swim skills.
SPLASH Swim Team  (5 - 17yrs)
Jul-07-2017 to Sep-01-2017, Fri, 4 - 5pm
Ultra Swim 1Safety, facility and aquatic orientation. Introduction to entries, exits, submersions, breath control and basic floats with assistance. Floats, movement, basic kicks and swimming skills.
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 1  (5yrs and over)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 4:30 - 5pm
Ultra Swim 2Development of entries and exits, breath holding, bobbing and floats. Introduction to front and back swim, treading skills and deep water orientations. Continuous swim 5 metres.
Ultra Swim 2  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 6 - 6:30pm
Ultra Swim 3Development of endurance, time requirements, entries, bobbing, rolls, sculling and treading skills. Introduction to front crawl, PFD/lifejacket/buoyant aids, clothed survival and use of aids. Continuous swim 15 metres.
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 4:30 - 5pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 7 - 7:30pm
Ultra Swim 3  (5yrs and over)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 4Development of breath control, entries, deepwater techniques, survival skills and front crawl. Introduction to back crawl, combined stroke swims, deep water, descent and ascent, under water swim. HELP position and self-rescue. Continuous swim 25 metres.
Ultra Swim 4  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 5:30 - 6pm
Ultra Swim 5Development of front and back crawl, treading skills, simple rescue techniques and deep water abilities. Introduction to surface dives, front dives, whip kick, primary assessment and basic lifesaving skills. Continuous swim 50 metres. Must be comfortable in deep water.
Ultra Swim 5  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 5 - 5:30pm
Ultra Swim 5  (5yrs and over)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 4 - 4:30pm
Ultra Swim 6Development of shallow dives, eggbeater, foot first surface dive, self rescue and basic lifesaving skills. Introduction to elementary back stroke and artificial respiration. Continous swim 100 metres.
Ultra Swim 6  (5yrs and over)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 5 - 5:45pm
Ultra Swim 7Development of entries, surface dives, elementary back stroke, kicks, lifesaving & treading skills. Introduction to breast stroke and deep dives. Continous swim 150 metres.
Ultra Swim 7  (5yrs and over)
Aug-02-2017 to Aug-28-2017, Mon, Wed, 5 - 5:45pm
Ultra Swim 8Development of deep dives, surface dives with underwater swim, all strokes and kicks. Continuous swim 200 metres.
Ultra Swim 8  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Ultra Swim 9Development of self rescue abilities, non contact rescue and stroke improvement. Introduction to stride jump and compact jump. Continous swim 300 metres.
Ultra Swim 9  (5yrs and over)
Aug-01-2017 to Aug-24-2017, Tue, Thur, 6:30 - 7:30pm

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Next Week
Sun Jul 23Mon Jul 24Tue Jul 25Wed Jul 26Thu Jul 27Fri Jul 28Sat Jul 29
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 11am - 3pm11am - 3pm11am - 3pm11am - 3pm11am - 3pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
 7 - 9pm7 - 9pm7 - 9pm7 - 9pm  
Weight Room - Women
(16yrs and over)
 5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm  
Weight Room/Fitness Centre - Youth
(15 - 24yrs)
 4 - 5:30pm4 - 5:30pm4 - 5:30pm4 - 5:30pm4 - 5:30pm 
Weight Room
(60yrs and over)
  9:30 - 11am9:30 - 11am9:30 - 11am  
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
     5:30 - 8pm 
Weight Room
(16yrs and over)
      1 - 5pm

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Next Week
Sun Jul 23Mon Jul 24Tue Jul 25Wed Jul 26Thu Jul 27Fri Jul 28Sat Jul 29
Dominoes
(19yrs and over)
 12 - 4pm12 - 4pm12 - 4pm12 - 4pm12 - 4pm 
Gamesroom
(19yrs and over)
 6 - 9pm6 - 9pm6 - 9pm6 - 9pm  
Gamesroom
(6 - 12yrs)
 9am - 6pm9am - 6pm9am - 6pm9am - 6pm9am - 6pm 
Gamesroom
(19yrs and over)
     6 - 8pm 
Gamesroom
(6 - 12yrs)
      9:30am - 2pm

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Next Week
Sun Jul 23Mon Jul 24Tue Jul 25Wed Jul 26Thu Jul 27Fri Jul 28Sat Jul 29
Badminton
(19yrs and over)
 8 - 10pm     
Badminton
(19yrs and over)
      1:30 - 5pm

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Next Week
Sun Jul 23Mon Jul 24Tue Jul 25Wed Jul 26Thu Jul 27Fri Jul 28Sat Jul 29
Aquafit
(17yrs and over)
  10:30 - 11:15am 10:30 - 11:15am  
Leisure Swim: Family
  2 - 4pm 2 - 4pm2 - 4pm 
Lane Swim
(7yrs and over)
 11:30am - 1:30pm
6 - 7pm
11:30am - 1:30pm11:30am - 1:30pm
6 - 7pm
11:30am - 1:30pm11:30am - 1:30pm
6 - 7pm
 
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Craft Room1
C
Dance Studio1
C
Fitness/Weight Room1

Games Room1
C
Gymnasium1
B
Indoor Pool1
C
Kitchen1
B
Lounge1
C
Multipurpose Room1
C
Preschool1
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 416 392-6779, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
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