Mattapan Teen Center

Rick Aggeler
Ronald Carroll

Become a member.

Call 617-533-9050
and ask about membership.

Or, print and submit our
Teen Application
Teen Application (Spanish)

  • Club News
  • Location & Hours
  • Programs & Features
  • Upcoming Events

Club News

2018 Youth of the Year Finalists

BGCB once again receives top 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

Clark LaCossade: Mattapan Teen Center Youth of Year!

Members Collaborate at the MFA

Best Buy’s Geek Squad Academy Visits BGCB for Technology Workshop

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Take a virtual tour of the Mattapan Teen Center!

Location & Hours


AGES 13-18

Monday to Friday 1pm – 8pm

Closed Between Christmas and New Years Day

Programs & Features


  • Education

    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.

  • Arts

    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.

  • Life Skills

    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.

  • Technology

    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
View our program guide >

Upcoming Events

Share the Vision

Date: 09/13/2018

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Mattapan Teen Center | 10 Hazelton Street, Mattapan

Contact: Ron Carroll | rcarroll@bgcb.org | 617-533-9050

Description: Join us for Mattapan Teen Center’s second annual, 'Share the Vision' event! This community event provides an opportunity to connect with friends, neighbors, and peers at our Mattapan Teen Center. Proceeds from this event help ensure all of our Club members have access to the Club’s innovative and life-enhancing programming!