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Mattapan was attached to Boston as part of Dorchester in 1870. Mattapan is home to a mix of single home family houses as well as two and three family houses.

Mattapan Square which is where Blue Hill Ave., River St and Cummins Highway meet is the commercial hart of the neighborhood.

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Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Especially for seniors who like to get an early start and work at a slower pace. Also serves adluts of any age.

When: Jul 11, 2015 9 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Jul 2015 09 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments.

When: Jul 9, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 09 Jul 2015 18 )
Breakfast IV Brothers 2015

BREAKFAST IV BROTHERS seeks to be a safe space for brothers to converge and promote their collective experiences as a platform for mentoring, sharing, and growing with one another. Our goal is to create a consistent platform that promotes cross-generational dialogue for men of color in the city of Boston.

This monthly breakfast dialogue series began in December 2013 and is geared toward creating healthier communities with a concentration on men and boys of color. In 2014, these informal dialogues included topics ranging from politics to job creation, education to incarceration, violence prevention to home ownership, faith and community engagement to financial literacy and more.

With such a demand for male mentors of color, this breakfast series is an opportunity for brothers to connect without titles being a deterrent.The agenda is simply to build community through dialogue and relationships. By encouraging "brothers to bring another brother," we will reach a greater number of men and boys and, strengthen our networks, and broaden our platforms.

In 2015, the focus of the dialogue series is time, talent, and treasure management. We will explore how our thoughts, conversations, and actions influence our management of time, talent, and treasure.

Join us on the second Saturday of each month and bring another brother with you.

John Matthew Borders, IV
Founder of Body Snatchers Ministries, Inc.

http://www.bodysnatchers.org/



When: Jan 10, 2015 8 AM to Dec 12, 2015 10 AMin Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 10 Jan 2015 08 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 8, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 08 Jul 2015 18 )
Hip Hop and R&B Takeover
The Mildred Ave Community Center has taking a stand showcasing Boston local Hip Hop artist RJ and R&B sensation Young Vokal on July 10, 2015 inside their auditorium in which hold 300 people. Purchase your tickets now. They sell out fast!!

When: Jul 10, 2015 7 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Fri, 10 Jul 2015 19 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 16, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 16 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 14, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 14 Jul 2015 18 )
BNBL Pee Wee Developmental Program
BCYF Gallivan Community Center
61 Woodruff Way
Mattapan, MA 02126
Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 58pm

The Pee Wee Development Program focuses on teaching players aged 6-10 years old who are residents of the City of Boston the fundamentals of basketball through actual game play in a non-competitive setting. For more information, contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-961-3084
Contact:Woodley Auguste
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Park Event, Sports
More info:www.cityofboston.gov


When: Jul 22, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00 )
Boston Creates Community Meeting
Mattapan Food & Fitness Farmers Market
535 River St
Mattapan, MA 02126
Saturday, July 11, 2015, 12:30pm

Audience:All Ages
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Community Meeting
More info:www.bostoncreates.org


When: Jul 11, 2015 12 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Jul 2015 12 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 15, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 13, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 9, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 09 Jul 2015 18 )
Kiddies Carnival
This installment of the carnival highlights our young children in colorful costumes showcasing their various talents. The event is an annual competition which winners are chosen and recognized in each category-King, Queen, Individual Male and Female and the Band of the Year. Each child participating has the opportunity for self-expression, confidence and performing arts.

When: Aug 26, 2015 12 AM to Aug 26, 2015 12 AMin Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00 )
Boston Neighborhood Basketball League 15 & UNDER BOYS
BCYF Mildred Avenue Community Center - Mattapan
5 Mildred Ave
Mattapan, MA 02126
Thursday, July 16, 2015, 58pm

Established in 1969, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL) is the oldest neighborhood basketball league in the United States. Presented by Reebok, teams across the city compete twice weekly to vie for the league championship in three divisions for boys and girls: 18 and under, 15 and under, and 13 and under. Pre-registration and proof of Boston residency is required. Individual registration is available and, while placement is not guaranteed, every effort will be made to place you on a team. For more information contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.Auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-635-1328
Contact:Hajji Glover
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Health / Fitness, Park Event, Sports
More info:leagues.bluesombrero.com


When: Jul 16, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments.

When: Jul 16, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 16 Jul 2015 18 )
BNBL Pee Wee Developmental Program
BCYF Gallivan Community Center
61 Woodruff Way
Mattapan, MA 02126
Tuesday, July 7, 2015, 58pm

The Pee Wee Development Program focuses on teaching players aged 6-10 years old who are residents of the City of Boston the fundamentals of basketball through actual game play in a non-competitive setting. For more information, contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-961-3084
Contact:Woodley Auguste
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Park Event, Sports
More info:www.cityofboston.gov


When: Jul 7, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00 )
Mattapan Square Farmers' Market
525 River St
525 River St
Mattapan, MA 02126
Saturday, July 11, 2015, 10am1pm

Accepts Boston Bounty Bucks

MBTA:Light Rail (Mattapan Trolley), 15, 24/27, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 33, 245, 716
Type of Event:Farmer's Market


When: Jul 11, 2015 10 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Jul 2015 10 )
Boston Neighborhood Basketball League 15 & UNDER BOYS
BCYF Mildred Avenue Community Center - Mattapan
5 Mildred Ave
Mattapan, MA 02126
Tuesday, July 7, 2015, 58pm

Established in 1969, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL) is the oldest neighborhood basketball league in the United States. Presented by Reebok, teams across the city compete twice weekly to vie for the league championship in three divisions for boys and girls: 18 and under, 15 and under, and 13 and under. Pre-registration and proof of Boston residency is required. Individual registration is available and, while placement is not guaranteed, every effort will be made to place you on a team. For more information contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.Auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-635-1328
Contact:Hajji Glover
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Health / Fitness, Park Event, Sports
More info:leagues.bluesombrero.com


When: Jul 7, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00 )
Boston Neighborhood Basketball League 15 & UNDER BOYS
BCYF Mildred Avenue Community Center - Mattapan
5 Mildred Ave
Mattapan, MA 02126
Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 58pm

Established in 1969, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL) is the oldest neighborhood basketball league in the United States. Presented by Reebok, teams across the city compete twice weekly to vie for the league championship in three divisions for boys and girls: 18 and under, 15 and under, and 13 and under. Pre-registration and proof of Boston residency is required. Individual registration is available and, while placement is not guaranteed, every effort will be made to place you on a team. For more information contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.Auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-635-1328
Contact:Hajji Glover
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Health / Fitness, Park Event, Sports
More info:leagues.bluesombrero.com


When: Jul 14, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00 )
Boston Neighborhood Basketball League 15 & UNDER BOYS
BCYF Mildred Avenue Community Center - Mattapan
5 Mildred Ave
Mattapan, MA 02126
Thursday, July 9, 2015, 58pm

Established in 1969, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL) is the oldest neighborhood basketball league in the United States. Presented by Reebok, teams across the city compete twice weekly to vie for the league championship in three divisions for boys and girls: 18 and under, 15 and under, and 13 and under. Pre-registration and proof of Boston residency is required. Individual registration is available and, while placement is not guaranteed, every effort will be made to place you on a team. For more information contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.Auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-635-1328
Contact:Hajji Glover
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Health / Fitness, Park Event, Sports
More info:leagues.bluesombrero.com


When: Jul 9, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00 )
Summer Laptop Class 2015
Study Room 3
Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library
1350 Blue Hill Avenue
Mattapan, MA 02126
Saturday, July 11, 2015, 1011:30am

Summer 2015 Computer Classes.Saturdays 10 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
Word Processing and Internet Basics.All interested patrons are encouraged to reserve a seat, as space is limited. Please call to cancel your reservation ahead of time, so another patron can participate. All classes are taught using the librarys laptops, and word processing is taught using Microsoft Office.
Please call 617-298-9218 for more information.

Library:Mattapan
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Workshops & Classes
Cost:Free
Audience:All Ages, Adults, Seniors


When: Jul 11, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Jul 2015 00 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Especially for seniors who like to get an early start and work at a slower pace. Also serves adluts of any age.

When: Jul 18, 2015 9 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 18 Jul 2015 09 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Family Game Night - Round Robins, King of the Court, Tweener & more! Plus cookouts with Almont Park Friends. Youth ages 5 - 10 years old, 6 - 7 pm Youth ages 11 - 17 years old, 6 - 8 pm Adluts, 6 - 8 pm

When: Jul 17, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Fri, 17 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 29, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 22, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 22 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 27, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Aug 11, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 11 Aug 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Family Game Night - Round Robins, King of the Court, Tweener & more! Plus cookouts with Almont Park Friends. Youth ages 5 - 10 years old, 6 - 7 pm Youth ages 11 - 17 years old, 6 - 8 pm Adluts, 6 - 8 pm

When: Jul 24, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Family Game Night - Round Robins, King of the Court, Tweener & more! Plus cookouts with Almont Park Friends. Youth ages 5 - 10 years old, 6 - 7 pm Youth ages 11 - 17 years old, 6 - 8 pm Adluts, 6 - 8 pm

When: Aug 14, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Aug 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 30, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 23, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Aug 10, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Mon, 10 Aug 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Especially for seniors who like to get an early start and work at a slower pace. Also serves adluts of any age.

When: Aug 1, 2015 9 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Especially for seniors who like to get an early start and work at a slower pace. Also serves adluts of any age.

When: Jul 25, 2015 9 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 25 Jul 2015 09 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 28, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Family Game Night - Round Robins, King of the Court, Tweener & more! Plus cookouts with Almont Park Friends. Youth ages 5 - 10 years old, 6 - 7 pm Youth ages 11 - 17 years old, 6 - 8 pm Adluts, 6 - 8 pm

When: Jul 31, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Aug 12, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Wed, 12 Aug 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Especially for seniors who like to get an early start and work at a slower pace. Also serves adluts of any age.

When: Aug 15, 2015 9 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 15 Aug 2015 09 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Aug 13, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18 )
Mattapan on Wheels Bike-a-thon 5th Year Anniversary and Celebration

Celebrate with Mattapan Food and Fitness at our 5th year Anniversary of Mattapan on Wheels!


details

What:a bike ride/tour of Mattapan and neighboring communities w/ a celebration at the end

When:Saturday July 25th, 2015 9AM-4PM

Rain Date: Saturday August 1st, 2015

Where:5 Mildred Ave, Mattapan MA, 02126

Cost:$0 FREE!

Age:8+ w/parent, 14+ for the bike ride , any age for the activities

the Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition:invites you to our 5thMattapan On Wheels event and celebration!This event started with the purpose to raise awareness about bike-ability in Mattapan, getting the community together just for fun, and getting them exercising! Last year, 60+ pariticpants showed up and took part in one of the two biking groups: Family RideandExpert Ride.We rode the trails of American Legion Highway, explored the Boston Nature Center, and enjoyed the senic atmostphere. This year participatants will be riding 2 new routes full of entertainment and enjoyment with each mile you ride.

additions to the 2015 Bike-a-Thon

Have kids that are too small to participate inMattapan On Wheels?Then have them participate in biking activities that will be held at the Walker Playground. Kids can ride the trail that is in the park or take part in a few fitness activities taliored for them and other ages.


FREE BIKE LOANS, RAFFLES,FREE HELMETS, and A FREE PAIR OF BIKE LIGHTS IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN BIKE!

We are even going to Raffle off 3 bikes!

Fundraising

Each Mattapan on Wheels Event gets bigger with each passing year. With more participants biking in this awesome bike ride the more funds it takes to run the program. Help MFFC reach our goal of $2,500 to help offset the cost of the event for 2016. What do you have to do you may ask? We are asking you, as a participant, to pledge a minimum of $1 per mile. Yes! Only $1 per mile. Dont have the funds? Then ask family members or friends to sponsor you! They may sponsor $1 per mile or give a set amount. Whatever you choose is up to you. And dont forget, this is completely optional! You may still ride even if you dont gather any pledges!


How to Collect the Pledges

Just like the Walk for Hunger, fill out the form below with your pledges. You may collect cash or checks. Secure all funds in an envelope with your name and address.

Dont have any pledges before the event but want to make a pledge the day of? Then fill out a pledge card when you are checking in.


What to do With the Pledges You Collect

When you check in on Saturday July 25th, 2015 give your pledges to the volunteers at the check in table.


How Long are the Routes?

The bike routes will be between 8-20 miles


Click the link below for your fundraising pledge sheet! Print out both sheets!

Mattapan on Wheels Participant Contact Information

Mattapan on Wheels Pledge Sheet



Important information for the ride

1.There will be two rides: Family Ride and Expert Ride.

2.A bike safety demonstrationwill be given at the beginning of the ride.

3.Bikes will be provided for those who need them at NO COST. We will be asking for a $5 donation for helmets. Don't worry if you aren't able to pay.

4.You are encouraged to bring your own bike if you have one so that others who do not have one may participate in the ride.

5.If this is your first time on a bike we would recommendthat you DO NOT ride the route but practice during the Playway.

6.PLEASE practice riding your bikes before the event, we will be biking on the streets**

7.Ifyou have any medical conditions, be sure to take caution for yourself

TO RECIEVE YOUR BIKE ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT YOU MUST HAVE SOME SORT OF COLLATERAL SUCH AS KEYS, CREDIT CARD, ID, ETC. THIS IS TO ENSURE THAT THE BIKES ARE RETURNED SAFELY TO THE ORGANIZATION THAT LET US BORROW THEM. IF YOU ARE UNDER 18 YOU MUST FILL OUT A WAIVER FORM WITH A PARENT SIGNATURE! BIKES WILL BE GIVEN OUT ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS IF YOU REGISTERED***



"Photo by Cynthia Lewis of Mattapan United"

any questions

contact us thru email: mattapanonwheels@gmail.com

twitter: @MattapanFood&Fit

facebook: MattapanFoodandFitnessCoalition

instagram: @mattapanonwheels


NOW ACCEPTING ORGANIZATIONS WHO WOULD LIKE TO TABLE AT OUR EVENT. PLEASE EMAIL MATTAPAONWHEELS@GMAIL.COM

SPONSERS






A BIG Thank You to Boston Bike Party for donating their artists, biking expertise, and themselves!




COME AND HAVE FUN WITH MATTAPAN FOOD AND FITNESS!!



When: Jul 25, 2015 9 AM to Jul 25, 2015 4 PMin Mattapan, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sat, 25 Jul 2015 09 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Family Game Night - Round Robins, King of the Court, Tweener & more! Plus cookouts with Almont Park Friends. Youth ages 5 - 10 years old, 6 - 7 pm Youth ages 11 - 17 years old, 6 - 8 pm Adluts, 6 - 8 pm

When: Jul 10, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Fri, 10 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments.

When: Jul 30, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments.

When: Aug 13, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments.

When: Jul 23, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18 )
Boston Neighborhood Basketball League 15 & UNDER BOYS
BCYF Mildred Avenue Community Center - Mattapan
5 Mildred Ave
Mattapan, MA 02126
Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 58pm

Established in 1969, the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL) is the oldest neighborhood basketball league in the United States. Presented by Reebok, teams across the city compete twice weekly to vie for the league championship in three divisions for boys and girls: 18 and under, 15 and under, and 13 and under. Pre-registration and proof of Boston residency is required. Individual registration is available and, while placement is not guaranteed, every effort will be made to place you on a team. For more information contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.Auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-635-1328
Contact:Hajji Glover
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Health / Fitness, Park Event, Sports
More info:leagues.bluesombrero.com


When: Jul 21, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00 )
BNBL Pee Wee Developmental Program
BCYF Gallivan Community Center
61 Woodruff Way
Mattapan, MA 02126
Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 58pm

The Pee Wee Development Program focuses on teaching players aged 6-10 years old who are residents of the City of Boston the fundamentals of basketball through actual game play in a non-competitive setting. For more information, contact (617) 961-3084 or woodley.auguste@boston.gov

Phone:617-961-3084
Contact:Woodley Auguste
Cost:Free
Neighborhood:Mattapan
Type of Event:Park Event, Sports
More info:www.cityofboston.gov


When: Jul 21, 2015 12 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 21, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 21 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 7, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Tue, 07 Jul 2015 18 )
Free Tennis In the Parks 2015
FREE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! These are free drop-in programs with ongoing registration so you can join at any time during the summer.Register online at www.franklinparktennis.org or you can also register at any program location. To keep up to date,Join FPTA E-Mail Listor check the website regularly. Lesson requirements:You must wear sneakers and bring water! Racquets are available at each site for use during the lesson, but if you have one you can bring your own. Please check out our website for information on other locations, our FPTA Summer Camp, Leagues and Tournaments. Featured Coach - A differnet coach each night of the week - find one that suits your learning style.

When: Jul 20, 2015 6 PM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Mon, 20 Jul 2015 18 )
Mattapan Square Farmers' Market
525 River St
525 River St
Mattapan, MA 02126
Saturday, July 18, 2015, 10am1pm

Accepts Boston Bounty Bucks

MBTA:Light Rail (Mattapan Trolley), 15, 24/27, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 33, 245, 716
Type of Event:Farmer's Market


When: Jul 18, 2015 10 AM in Mattapan, Massachusetts (Sat, 18 Jul 2015 10 )

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