Center Information

Name: The McConnell Community Center
Address: 61 Locust Street
City: Dover
State: NH
Zip Code: 03820
Phone: 603-749-9754
Background and Purpose
Project Status: in operation
Startdate: 01/2007
Mission / Purpose: affordable stable office or program space, neighborhood economic redevelopment, coordinated client services, sustainability and green building practices, programmatic theme(s), i.e. arts environment
Themes: arts, child and family services, community center, economic development, education, health/wellness, people with disabilities, seniors/elderly, youth, recreation

Our mission shall be to provide adults and children of diverse backgrounds, and the community at large, with opportunities to enrich their lives through programs of education, recreation, arts and culture, and health and human services.

Our successful partnership with the City of Dover is the result of committee work over 4 years supplemented with citywide surveys, bonds, and agreements that include fitting out, time-limited and cost-controlled leases, and mutual philosophical goals. Building nonprofits include Dover Adult Learning Center, Big Brother/Big Sister, HUB Family Resource Center, UNH Social Work Outreach Program, NH Easter Seals, and others.

Location: urban downtown