The Jimmie Simpson Recreation Centre is location in Toronto's East End in the Leslieville neighbourhood. The centre is part of the Jimmie Simpson Park. The centre has a very well used swimming pool. The pool has open sessions, swimming lessons and fitness swim sessions. The centre also has ping pong tables in the basement that are open to the public during select hours. The large gym hosts a variety of City of Toronto Programs. The Jimmie Simpson park has a hockey rink in the winter, two fenced in tennis courts, one baseball diamond, ojutdoor basketball pad and a soccer pitch in the baseball outfield. At the far end of the park is a playground area along with a very nice splash pad in the summer.
The centre also hosts summer camps for young children. Most programs organized by the City of Toronto at the community are free to residents of Toronto. Check our information page for more details on the programs.