Toronto Cooper Koo Family Cherry St YMCA Centre
461 Cherry Street
Toronto, ON M5A 0H7
- Monday6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
- Tuesday6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
- Wednesday6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
- Thursday6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
- Friday6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
- Saturday7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
- Sunday7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
(Program Hours may vary)
- Christmas Eve7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
- Christmas Day8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
- Boxing Day8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sweat For Good
By choosing to work out at the Y, you’re choosing to be part of a movement that’s creating a healthy, vibrant future for every individual in our community, and for the Greater Toronto Area as a whole.
Break a sweat with us to show your support for charitable community building today!
Learn more about our Sweat For Good campaign and how we're making a difference across the GTA, and sign up for a free two-week pass to Try the Y.Learn More Get Your FREE Pass
Programs Available at this Centre
Located in the heart of the quickly growing Canary District, our newest Centre of Community is an 82,000 square foot, fully accessible facility. It features something for everyone, including two pools, an indoor track and gymnasium, weight room, cardio machines, green roof, kids’ play structure, cycling studio, functional fitness training space, and more.
Check out our schedule to see all the aquatics programs, sports and rec activities, group fitness classes, and family-friendly fun we run every day:
Hours of Operation
Weekdays: 6:00 am – 11:00 pm
Weekends: 7:00 am – 11:00 pm
Stop by for a free tour!
This legacy building from the 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games was developed in partnership with Waterfront Toronto, Infrastructure Ontario, and the Province of Ontario. As the newest YMCA in the GTA, we provide programs, amenities, and services designed to support healthy living for people of all ages and abilities. Drop by to see our:
- 2-quad gymnasium
- Studios for dance, yoga, and group fitness classes
- Child and family play areas
- Conditioning and weight rooms
- 25 metre lap and recreation pool
- Indoor walking/running track
- CycleFit studio
- Youth Zone
- 30,000 square foot Green Roof
- On-site child minding facilities where carefully trained staff and volunteers care for your kids while you work out
- Separate Men’s, Women’s, and Family change rooms
- Men’s and Women’s Plus membership spaces with separate whirlpools, steam rooms, and lounges, as well as complimentary towel service and tea/coffee.
- Recreational family-friendly aquatic activities
- Lane swim time and swim lessons
- Instructional sports, dance, and martial arts classes for kids
- Group fitness classes including yoga, Bootcamp and CycleFit
- Sports and rec activities
- Personal Training
- Small Group Training
- Complimentary mYfitness assessment
- Teen Night
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YMCA Camp programs keep your child engaged and active throughout the summer months with fun, structured activities that instill positive values in our campers.
Summer Day Camp Programs
The Y offers a wide range of camp programs across the GTA this summer, and during the upcoming March BreakSummer Day Camp
Summer Day Camp
YMCA Day Camp programs will keep your child active and engaged throughout the summer months with fun, structured activities in a welcoming environment that encourages and instills positive values. Campers will develop new skills, make new friends, and build self-esteem and confidence under the supervision of a highly trained YMCA staff team.
Programs include: Creative Arts, Dance & Drama, Eco Camp, Science, Multi-Sport Combo, Wacky Sports, Variety and Media Arts Programs.
This location also offers "Discovery" camp, a great introduction to camp for your 4 and 5 year olds! Please Note campers must be 4 years old by the first day of the program.
Early Bird Registration opens January 30, 2017! Save 10% off camp program fees by registering before March 31.Learn more
Health & Fitness Membership Categories and Pricingread more
Health & Fitness Membership Categories and Pricing
Our membership types and fees are designed to cater to all budgets and schedules.* To join today, simply bring valid photo ID and pre-authorized payment (a void cheque or credit card information) to the membership desk. Our team can help you determine which of the following categories best suits your needs:
Please note that the above rates are for members participating at the Cooper Koo Y exclusively, and are not valid at any other YMCA Health and Fitness Centre. If you'd like access to all 9 YMCA Health and Fitness centres in the GTA, you can still sign up at the Cooper Koo YMCA, but your membership rates will be as follows:
*Conditions apply. Speak with a staff member for details.read less
|Thursdays, 12:00 pm||
Try our MuscleFit class for free!read more
Try our MuscleFit class for free!
Get a weekly workout for free in December during our Thursday afternoon MuscleFit class. Starting on Thursday, December 7 at noon, your instructor will guide you through exercises designed to challenge your muscular strength and endurance, all while keeping your heart rate high. Classes are free and open to the public until the end of December; no YMCA membership required.
|Dec 23 - Jan 5||
Program Break: Children's Registered Programsread more
Program Break: Children's Registered Programs
Please note that all children’s registered programs will be on break from December 23 - January 5. Lessons resume on January 6.read less
Get a FREE Personal Training Consultationread more
|Ongoing volunteer opportunities||
Join our team!read more
Join our team!
Volunteering at the Y means investing in your community's health, sharing your knowledge and expertise, and gaining the opportunity to learn new skills through ongoing training. We always have plenty of opportunities for people looking to join our team:
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|Wednesdays, 9:00 - 10:00 pm||
FREE Water Poloread more
FREE Water Polo
Join us every Wednesday for a Water Polo session from 9:00 - 10:00 pm, where we'll learn new skills, drills, and end with a scrimmage. This program is FREE for members, and runs on a drop-in basis: simply sign up at the membership desk 30 minutes before class starts. No experience needed: adults of all fitness levels and abilities are welcome.
Want your kids to join in the fun? We've got Water Polo for kids age 8-12 every Sunday from 2:00 - 2:45 pm. Sign your children up at the membership desk today!read less
|Sundays, 12:00 - 3:30||
Join our Youth Leadership Development Program!read more
Join our Youth Leadership Development Program!
The YMCA's Youth Leadership Development Program helps youth build confidence and connections. Every Sunday from 12:00 - 3:30 pm, youth ages 11 - 18 gather at the Cooper Koo YMCA to take part in:
Our youth leaders gain their community service hours, education and employment opportunities, new friends and role models, and a chance to stay active while trying new things. Participation is completely free; no YMCA membership required.
Contact Jenna.Fearnley@ymcagta.org for answers to your questions and details on how to sign up.read less
|Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:00 pm||
Small Group Trainingread more
Small Group Training
Get a personalized workout program from a fitness professional at an affordable rate by training with a small group of like-minded others. You’ll get close attention from an exercise expert and a routine that caters to your unique goals, but you’ll also get to spend quality time with your partner or a whole group of friends. Your trainer can teach you about functional fitness, TRX, the Queenax and more.
How it works:
|Sundays, 2:00 – 6:30 pm||
Birthday Partiesread more