Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids Branches of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Northland of are located at the Robert J. Elkington Middle School (K-12) and at Murphy Elementary (K-4). Accessible to all youth in the area and conveniently located at the bus transfer area for the school district, the Club has 6,000 square feet of space to offer a broad range of programs that promote academic excellence, good character and citizenship, and living a healthy lifestyle.


The Clubs promote a fun, safe, and secure space for kids to explore interests in many areas, including DIY STEM projects, music, sports, arts, and leadership. With access to outdoor spaces, gyms, and a swimming pool, the Clubs promote healthy activity, along with healthy relationships.

Hours (School)

Out of School-8:00 pm

Most non-school weekdays: 10:30 am–5:30 pm

Club Calendar

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School Calendar

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Club Contact Information

Middle School Club

1000 NE 8th Ave.
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

CLUB Phone: 327-5800 #41308

Murphy Club

822 NE 5th Ave

Grand Rapids, MN 55744

(218) 326-5880

Administrative Office Phone: 218-910-2255


Sandy Kuschel                      Lori Kangas-Olson

Contact Sandy                      Contact Lori

Member of the Month Murphy—Star Fideldy

Member of the Month Middle School—Kyla Fleischer

Some of the Grand Rapids programs are partially funded with a grant from the Minnesota Department of Education using federal funding, CFDA 84.287, Every Student Succeeds Act, Title IV B–21 Century Community Learning Centers. The contents of this publication, do not necessarily represent the policy of the federal Department of Education or the state Department of Education.

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Call us:

(218) 910-2255

Mailing address: PO Box 61, Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Office located at: 302 Roosevelt St., Coleraine, MN 55722