The Center


The Center
, at The Congregational Church of Needham, is an after school drop-in program for sixth graders (and returning 7th-8th graders) in the community.

Registration NOW open for 2015-2016!!
Download the 2015-2016 Registration Packet and 2015-2016 Parent Handbook

Take a Tour of The Center:
Stop in to learn more about us, get a tour, meet the staff, and more!

2pm-6:30pm every school day

Please Contact us to set up a private tour!


Click here for our current Calendar, including up-to-date information regarding closings, snow days, and special activities.


The Center offers:

Flexible, drop-in hours for after school care
  • Monday-Friday: 2pm-6:30pm!
  • Early Release Days: 11:30am-6:30pm!
  • Delayed Opening Days: 7:30am-10am for Breakfast Club
  • Youth can come ANY days, ANY hours!
Affordable Fees
  • $25 registration fee before August 1, $50 after August 1
  • $300 for a 10-day punch pass (Discounts available for bulk purchases)
  • Only pay for the days you attend!
Variety of Activities
  • Computer lab, homework/reading room and game room
  • Foosball, ping pong, air hockey, piano, board games, Wii sports/rock band
  • Healthy snacks
  • Gathering Space for sports, teambuilding and group activities, and more!

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The Center
located at The Congregational Church of Needham
1154 Great Plain Ave
Needham, MA 02492
(781) 453-4078