Town of Matthews
Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resource

Earth Day on the Greenway
with Kids In Nature Day
Come out to the Four Mile Creek Greenway behind the Matthews Community Center on Saturday, April 22nd, 10am-2pm to celebrate Earth Day with Kids In Nature Day!  
Activities/Displays Include:

Recycling Opportunities
Rain Barrels from Coca Cola
Operation Medicine Drop
Document Shredding
Eco-Friendly Exhibits & Vendors
Free NWF Trees & Planting Demos
Hikes, Fishing, and Scavenger Hunts
Kids Crafts & Fairy Houses
Food, Music, and FREE Family Fun

For more info, check out

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Summer Camp Registration Is Now Open! 
See Links Below for Registration and Information.
*Camp FUNshine Calendar and Location will be announced on March 31st*

Register Online for Classes, Camps, and Programs

Click Here for the 2017 Summer Camp Brochure

2017 Summer Camp Participant Form
(To register for summer camps please visit

2017 Camp FUNshine Participant Form
(To register for Camp FUNshine please visit
Camp FUNshine 2017 Calendar (Updated 3/31)

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Click Here for the Greeway Map/Parks Facilities Brochure

Click here for the '16-'17 Matthews Ballet & Dance Brochure

The Matthews Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resource Department will preserve and enhance the quality of life with dynamic and accessible programs, facilities, services and the promotion of tourism. The department strives to create a strong sense of community through individual, environmental, social and economic impacts.

Established in 1995, the department offers a wide variety of service, leisure programs, activities and opportunities for individuals of all ages and abilities. Park facilities, greenways and open space also provide recreational opportunities for citizens and surrounding communities.

Classes and Programs

The Town of Matthews offers variety of recreation programs & activities for all ages.
For more info regarding classes and programs, call the Matthews Community Center at 704-321-7275 or Crews Recreation Center at 704-708-4432.

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Parks & Recreation
Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resource Department
Matthews Community Center
100 McDowell Street
Matthews, NC 28105

Phone: (704) 321-7275

Fax: (704) 321-3462

Monday-Friday: 9am – 8pm

Saturday: 9am - 2pm

Sunday: 1pm - 6pm
Recreation Program Manager
Cultural Recreation Manager
Special Events Manager
Parks Manager
Administrative Assistant
Office Assistant
Town of Matthews | 232 Matthews Station Street Matthews, NC 28105  |  Phone: 704-847-4411  |  Fax: 704-845-1964
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