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Can I suspend my membership if I go away for the winter?
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You may suspend your membership for 4 months in a 12 month period. If you suspend your membership you will only be charged a $5 monthly suspension fee to maintain your membership. We must receive your suspension request by the 20th of the month to begin the suspension for the next month.
Do I have to be an Eden Prairie resident to use the Community Center or become a member?
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No. Non-residents are allowed to become Community Center members and can use the facility.  Visit the Membership page to find out more.
Can I rent a meeting room at the Community Center?
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Yes. There are a variety of rooms available for rent at the Community Center. Click here to visit the Facility Directory to find a complete list of options and amenities.
Can I host a birthday party at the Community Center?
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Yes. Click here to find more information about hosting a birthday party at the Community Center.
What are the Community Center membership rates and benefits?
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Click here to find a complete list of membership rates and benefits.
When becoming a Community Center member, am I required to sign an agreement?
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Yes, but it is not locking you into maintaining a membership for extended periods of time. This is a month to month payment plan, with no commitment as to length of time over 60 days. The agreement represents you agreeing that we will receive payment and that you understand the policies and procedures related to the membership and our facility.
Can I pay my Community Center membership up front for a year?
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Yes, you can pay for a full year in advance. You will receive a 10 percent discount on your membership. If you decide to cancel before the 12 month period is over, you will receive back a prorated figure from the non discounted annual fee.
Does the Community Center offer insurance reimbursement programs?
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Yes. The Community Center offers these programs for qualified members of BCBS of Minnesota, HealthPartners, Medica, Ucare, Definity and Preferred One. If you want to verify your eligibility, please contact your insurance carrier.
Is there an extra fee to add someone to my membership?
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A $10 administrative fee will be assessed if you add someone (upgrade) or take someone off of your membership (downgrade). Upgrades may happen at any time during the month. Downgrades follow the same guidelines as cancellations. The administrative fee and the difference in pro rated dues will apply and will be collected at the time of upgrade request.
Why do I have to pay an enrollment fee to become a Community Center member?
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The administrative fee of $29 is a one time charge as long as you maintain your membership. It covers the cost of processing your membership. If you cancel or your membership lapses and you re-join, the fee will be charged again as if you were becoming a new member.
How can I pay for my Community Center membership?
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For the automatic withdrawal system we accept MasterCard, Visa and Discover, in addition to a checking account or savings account. In the event that you want to use a checking or savings account we ask that you provide us with a copy of a check or savings account deposit slip with the account number on it.