Children & Youth

    The Recreation and Athletics department focuses on children's programming that nourishes a love for play and encourages staying active. Our programs are led by certified coaches and, with a focus on gross motor and program specific skills, we ensure that play and skill-building go hand-in-hand. If you have any questions about our active children's programming, please don't hesitate to email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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    Mondays, January 6 - March 9, 2020 (*no class Feb 17)
    (Ages 3-5) 4:00 – 4:45 pm
    (Ages 6-9) 5:00 - 6:00 pm

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    A high energy, fun, age-appropriate introduction to soccer, with a focus on character development and confidence-building. Taught by expert coach T'ai Simm-Smith.

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    Sundays, January 12 - March 15, 2020
    (Ages 3-5) 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The programs reinforce the benefits of teamwork and skills development rather than the importance of winning, enabling children to gain the confidence and develop the social skills necessary to succeed in sport and life.

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    Sundays, January 12 - March 15, 2020
    (Ages 2-3) 10:15 - 11:00 am

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    Parents and caregivers can have a direct hand in a preschooler’s development through our range of Multi-Sport programs. Sportball Junior and Parent & Tot and Multi-sport programs teach children important introductory physical skills and help them develop confidence in their abilities.


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    Sundays, January 12 - March 15, 2020
    (Ages 16 - 24 months) 9:30 - 10:15 am


    This 45-minute program is a perfect introduction to Sportball. Children and parents participate in sports, creative games, songs, rhymes, stories, bubble time and much more. Although these programs focus more on exploration, children will be introduced to a different sport each week. Parents are encouraged to participate with their child and challenge them according to their skill level. 

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    Tuesdays, January 7 - March 10, 2020
    (Ages 6-10) 4:00 – 5:00 pm

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    Instruction will focus on individual skills, team participation, and fundamentals of the game such as passing, shooting and stick handling. Always a balance between skill-building and fun. 

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    Saturdays*, Sundays and Wednesdays 
    (Ages 0-5) 9:30 – 11:30 am

    Jump on bouncy castles, climb through tunnels, shoot some mini-hoops! Our ever-popular Jungle Gym gives young ones a place to run around in a safe, indoor, unstructured play space. 

    *Saturday program is held in the Aerobics Studio

    $12 drop-in per family* (taxes included)

    FREE for Members


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    Mondays, January 6 - March 16, 2020 (*no class Feb 17)
    Wednesdays, January 8 - March 18, 2020
    Fridays, January 10 - March 27, 2020
    (Ages 4-8) 3:45 - 4:30 pm

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    This Jr. Karate program is a perfect introduction to Karate that fosters a challenging and safe, non-violent environment while building the strength and confidence to avoid conflict.

    Junior Winter Training (12-17 yrs) – Partnership Program with Hanlan Boat Club

    This is an exclusive training program for youth (12-17 yrs) from the Hanlan Boat Club. 

    If you are NOT part of the Hanlan Boat Club and you are interested in joining the program, please email the program manager directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


    Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm & Saturday 8:00 - 10:00 am
    $600 plus HST & 3% CIF Per participant

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    Thursdays, January 9 - March 12, 2020

    (Ages 5-6) 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    (Ages 7-9) 5:00 - 6:00 pm 
    Saturdays, January 11 - March 20, 2020
    (Ages 10-12) 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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    The Jr. NBA philosophy aims to develop a lifelong passion in children for the game of basketball, by teaching them the fundamentals of the sport while instilling core values like teamwork, respect and sportsmanship. Players receive a drawstring bag, reversible jersey and Spalding basketball with registration. 

    a turquoise silhouette of a person kicking the air on a navy backgroundUnited Open Karate incorporates traditional art forms with innovative techniques of modern day karate. The principles, technical aspects and psychological elements are based on the ancient art of hand-to-hand combat. Enroll at any time. Instructor: George Consiglio (Ages 4+)


    Contact & Info

    750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

    Phone: 416.924.6211
    Fax: 416.924.0422

    Charitable Registration Number:
    140344243 RR0001