Mattapan Teen Center
- Club News
- Location & Hours
- Programs & Features
- Upcoming Events
What Community Service During a Pandemic Means to BGCB Teens
Introducing David Ambroz, BGCB’s Next Nicholas President and CEO
Club at Home: Healthy cooking, song writing, and NASA Kids’ Club
Reflecting on an Unforgettable Year
Club at Home: Indoor gardening, an Acapella tutorial, and Minute to Win It
Protected: Club at Home: Butternut squash mac and cheese, DIY hand sanitizer, and a workout routine
Location & Hours
Mattapan Teen Center has resumed in-person programs for this school year.
We are opening earlier to provide Daytime Learning Support, which will include:
– A physically distant space to take virtual course
– A pair of headphones with a built-in microphone
– Breakfast, lunch, and an after-school snack
Our new schedule:
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Daytime Learning Support
4 – 6 p.m.: After-school programs
To learn more, please call the Club at 617-533-9050.
Programs & Features
Daytime Learning Support
We are now opening earlier to provide Daytime Learning Support, which will include a physically distant space to take virtual course, a pair of headphones with a built-in microphone, breakfast, lunch, and an after-school snack.
We help members focus on academics, college, and career choices through homework help, STEM, Pen Pals, Museum of Science Explorations, College Club and career awareness programs.
We encourage our members to express themselves and build confidence through visual and performing arts including music lessons, Photography Club, talent shows and dance classes.
Leadership and Character Development
Members develop a positive self-image while supporting the Club’s community through Keystone Club, Torch Club, Young Leaders, Youth of the Year and Strong Women, Strong Girls.
We offer safe places for discussion about important life decisions through College Club, teen mentoring and Junior Staff opportunities.
Sports, Fitness and Recreation
We promote healthy lifestyles through swim lessons, pool games, Swim Team, sports leagues, travel teams, social recreation leagues and tournaments and Outdoor Adventures.
Our Club promotes fluency in technology through our partnership with the MIT Media Laboratory and programs like Newsletter Club, digital music studio, CyberSummit, Club Tech and our Computer Clubhouse.
Features of the Mattapan Teen Center
- The Living Room (Teen lounge area)
- Mattapan Records (Production, Recording, Performing)
- Technology Lab
- Knowledge Lab (Education Room)
- The Foundation Room (Theater, Dance, Fitness, Leadership)
- Outdoor Patio
- Mattapan Square Café (Teen Friendly Kitchen)
- Gaming Station Loft