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2313 28th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Phone: 612 370-4950
Fax: 612 345-4968
matthews@minneapolisparks.org


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The community center at Matthews Park is located in the Seward neighborhood adjacent to the Seward Montessori School. This beautiful center is packed full of treasures for the whole community to enjoy.

The center is home to cultural, athletic and enriching programs for all ages. Popular programs include Recreation Plus, the morning preschool program, Chinese Kung Fu, ceramics and after-school activities.

These diverse activities take place both inside and outside the 8,000 sq. ft. center. A craft room is full of potential for great artistic moments with paste, sparkles, markers, paper, paint, ceramics or whatever strikes your fancy.

The gymnasium is always filled with the sound of bouncing balls and laughter whether it's open gym, basketball, volleyball or other indoor sports. The also organizes field trips, outdoor sports, and a full schedule of other activities.

The building is equipped with photovoltaic panels on the roof to generate electricity and demonstrate solar power generation.

Recreation Fee Assistance: Minneapolis residents who cannot afford instructional fees because of economic need may apply for fee assistance.


Historical Profile: More information about this and other parks is included in Parks, Lakes, Trails and So Much More, a richly detailed account of the histories of Minneapolisí renowned recreational system.

 
 
This facility is located in: Matthews Park
 
 
Amenities
Air Conditioned    Basketball Court
Craft Room    Drinking Fountain
Gymnasium    Kitchen
Meeting Rooms    Restroom Facilities
Volleyball Court   
 
Amenity descriptions:
Basketball Court: Indoor court

Craft Room: Matthews offers crafting programs of all types. Reserve the room for your own activity. For rental information call 612-370-4950.

Gymnasium: This gym is perfect for indoor sporting needs, including basketball, volleyball and other fun programs. For rental information call 612-370-4950.

Kitchen: The kitchen has a buffet window open to the tiny tots room - perfect for serving snacks. Rent the kitchen for your next meeting or join us for a program. For rental information call 612-370-4950.

Meeting Rooms: 1 large room featuring windows all around and a view of the courtyard. For rental information call 612-370-4950.

Volleyball Court: Indoor court

 
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