The ground floor of the Main Street building has a 10,000-square-foot community center that includes a fitness center, multimedia room with adjacent patio, classroom and peace room.

Soulfull Café

Soulfull Cafe, a coffee shop and partnership between Dawson’s Market and Main Street, is located at the front of the Main Street building and open to the public. Soulfull Cafe opened in September 2020 providing an opportunity for employment to people with and without disabilities.

Learn more about the Soulfull Cafe and order here.

Soulfull Cafe sign (Photo by Clark Day)

As inclusion is our guiding principle at Main Street, we invite artists of all abilities to share their creativity and creations on the Main Street Art Gallery. Each year, Main Street features four to six artists in our lobby art wall space. Learn more about the Gallery, the exhibits and how you can be a featured artist here.

  • Art Gallery Wall

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center at Main Street is equipped with state-of-the-art, modern exercise machines, including ellipticals, stationary bikes, treadmills, a leg press, free-weights, medicine balls and functional trainers. Locker rooms are outfitted with showers and lockers available for personal use.

The equipment and locker rooms are frequently deep-cleaned and currently operating at 75% capacity. Face coverings are required for individuals using the Fitness Center.

Apartment residents may reserve time in the fitness center through the ActiveBuilding portal. Main Street Connect Community Center members may reserve a time slot here.

A Wellness Membership to Main Street Connect is coming soon! Wellness members will have access to the Fitness Center, as well as wellness-related programs and events offered through the Main Street Connect Community Center.

  • outside fitness center
  • Inside Locker Room
  • Inside Locker Room

Classroom & Mattie’s Peace Room

With an open floor plan (with the option to close the floating wall to create two distinct spaces), moveable furniture, a state of the art audio/visual system and access to a patio with a water feature Mattie’s Peace Room/Classroom at Main Street is an adaptable space that is ideal for learning, meeting and/or reflection.

Poppy Boy’s Kitchen

Designed with social gatherings in mind, Poppy Boy’s Kitchen and Patio (PBK) is “the room where it happens”. Our main community room features a big screen tv (able to support virtual meetings, presentations, movie nights and more), multiple seating areas and an open teaching kitchen. Additionally, it is home to a state of the art commercial kitchen that supports local culinary entrepreneurs.

Open the doors to the patio equipped with a large grill, outdoor dining area and firepits. Heat lamps make use of the patio comfortable year-round.

  • Kitchen in PBK
  • Close up of seating in PBK

Space Rental

Spaces at Main Street are available to rent based on availability.

Inquire about availability and request space rental here.

Mattie’s Peace Room/Classroom
– Maximum capacity: 32 people
– Classroom style seating can accommodate approximately 20 people

Poppy Boy’s Kitchen + Patio
– Maximum capacity: 100 people
– Casual seating: 45 people

2nd Floor Conference Room
– Maximum capacity: 12 people
– Conference style only

  • All rentals require a 2 hour minimum and a $500 refundable security deposit
  • Non-Member rate: $125/hour
  • Activity & Professional Member rate: $45/hour
  • Non-Profit Professional Member rate: $35/hour
  • Room setup fee: $50
    • Charged if you need to reconfigure furniture
    • Possible set ups:
      • Classroom-style seating (rows of chairs)
      • Conference-style seating (chairs around tables)
      • Square U (tables lined up in a U shape with chairs surrounding)
      • Rectangle (tables lined up in a rectangle with chairs surrounding)
  • Main Street’s current Health & Wellness policy requires all guests to show proof of vaccination or results of a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the event.
  • An Audio Visual (A/V) Technology Guide Sheet will be provided upon completion of a rental agreement. A guest login/password for the A/V system will be provided on the day of the event.
  • Main Street staff is NOT available for technical support..
  • You are welcome to bring in food and refreshments. We encourage you to consider catering from our partners at the Soullful Cafe or Dawson’s Market. Please be sure to bring all food service-related items you may need (i.e. trays, flatware, napkins, plates, cups).
  • Furniture in these spaces cannot be moved. Should you desire a different furniture configuration, please request those when making your rental inquiry. and no later than 48 hours before your event (a $50 room set up fee will be charged).