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El Centro de Servicios Sociales

Upcoming Events

April 2016

April – Parent Engagement: Join us for a 9 week series and learn how to work with your schools to best prepare your child for college and beyond.  Workshops are offered in Spanish & English, and end with a family celebration. 

Join us at one of the following locations:

  • Washington Elementary – Wednesday’s from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

  • Stevan Dohanos Elementary– Monday’s from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

  • General Johnnie Middle – Wednesday’s from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

  • El Centro – Monday’s from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

 

April 26 – May 31 - El Centro in collaboration with the Small Business Development Center is offering a 6 week course.  Throughout the course you will build your Business Model Canvas, gain understanding of your industry, market, and customers, complete your cost worksheet and financial projections and properly set up your accounting and record keeping. Classes will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at El Centro. 

*Please call 440-277-8235 to RSVP limited spots available*

 

April 27 – Share your thoughts on the future of your Lorain City Schools at El Centro from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for an open dialogue session with Superintendent Dr. Graham.

 

Other Events and Activities:

 

April 22 & 23 – 21st Annual Hispanic Leadership Conference & Gala hosted by C.H.I.P.  Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. followed by an evening Gala.  For more information log onto www.chiplorain.org

 

 

April 29 – Steak Fry Benefit Dinner for Nelly Davila from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at El Centro.  Meal includes rice, steak, salad, bread, dessert, and beverage.  Tickets are $20 per person.  All proceeds to directly to support the Davila Family!

 

Coming soon:

 

May 7 – El Centro’s 3rd Annual Cinco de Mayo 5k Run/ Walk registration starts at 7:30 a.m. at Bur Oak Park 6150 Ford Road Elyria, Ohio 44035 cost for this event is $20 per person $10 for kids 12 and under.  Online registration available at www.lorainelcentro.com

 

May 14 – The Lorain Latino Finance & Housing Committee is hosting a Homebuyer Education Class presented by Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland at El Centro from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (lunch will be provided) *Please call 440-277-8235 to RSVP limited spots available*


LASSO CINCO DE MAYO
SCHOLARSHIP DINNER
Join the Lasso Club on:
Sunday, May 1st
1:00 - 5:00 pm at St. Francis de Sales
in the School Cafeteria
Adult $10
Seniors $8
Students $5
For tickets email: jorozco@sfstoledo.org
they will be available on the
day of the event
Ticket includes:
Mexican Dinner
Silent Auction, 50/50 Raffles
Folk Dance Performance
“El Corazon de México”
Proceeds benefit the
Lasso Scholarship Endowment Fund
for a Latino Student at
St. Francis de Sales School.


Event Briefs, as reported by our readers:

Cinco de Mayo 5K, Entre Amigos, Authors! Authors!

Adelante, The Latino Resource Center will be conducting its second annual Cinco de Mayo 5K and 1 mile fun walk on Sunday, May 1, 2016, at Pearson Metropark in Oregon, OH, rain or shine.  Race registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the race beginning at 10 a.m.

The tax-deductible registration fee for the 5k is $25 and $15 for the 1 mile fun walk. All funds raised from the only Latino-themed 5k in the Toledo area will support the ongoing programs and social services at Adelante. The first 50 people to sign up will receive an Adelante race t-shirt.
Pre-registration can be done online at imathlete.com ~ Adelante Cinco De Mayo 5k.

More information can be found at www.adelantetoledo.org or by calling 419-244-8440 ext 206.

• The Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center is hosting its ninth annual Entre Amigos fundraiser dinner on Monday, April 11, 5 to 9 p.m., at Cocina de Carlos Mexican restaurant and cantina, 27072 Carronade Dr., Perrysburg.

 

Tickets to the Mexican buffet are $25 in advance, $10 for children12 and under. Tickets purchased at the door that evening will be $30 and available by cash, check, or credit card.

 

The next presenter in the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library’s Authors! Authors! series will be poet and author Luis Rodríguez , award-winning poet and Poet Laureate of Los Angeles. Rodríguez will give a talk at the downtown library’s McMaster Center, 325 Michigan Ave., 7 p.m., Thursday, April 14. Tickets are $8 and $10 and available online at http://www.eventbrite.com/o/toledo-lucas-county-public-library-8268869730.

 

The 61-year-old Rodríguez is a best-selling author of 15 books, including the memoir Always Running: La Vida Loca, Gang Days in L.A., which explores the motivation of gang life and cautions against the death and destruction that inevitably claim its participants. Always Running earned a Carl Sandburg Literary Award and is listed by the American Library Association as one of the nation’s 100 most censored books. His latest book is the sequel to Always Running, entitled It Calls You Back: An Odyssey of Love, Addiction, Revolutions, and Healing.

 

Rodríguez has written the poetry collections The Concrete River (1991), Poems Across the Pavement (1989), and Trochemoche (1998). He has also written the short story collection The Republic of East L.A. (2002).  

 

His documentation of urban and Mexican immigrant life has made him one of the most prominent Chicano literary voices in the U.S. Born in El Paso, Texas to Mexican immigrant parents, Rodríguez grew up in Los Angeles, where in his teen years he joined a gang, lived on the streets, and became addicted to heroin. In his twenties, after turning his back on gang violence and drugs, Rodríguez began his career as an award-winning writer.

 

Now known as an arts, community, urban peace and youth activist and co-convener for the Network for Revolutionary Change, Rodríguez maintains an arts center, bookstore, and poetry press in L.A., where he continues writing and working to mediate gang violence. Rodríguez also conducts workshops, readings, and talks in prisons, juvenile detention facilities, migrant camps, Native American reservations, and homeless shelters. He addresses the complex but vital issues of race, class, gender, and personal rage through dialogue, story, poetry, and art.


http://www.hellocleveland.com/Events.cfm


 

 

Michigan

Hispanic/Latino Commission of Michigan to meet in Flint on April 8

The Hispanic/Latino Commission of Michigan will meet in a public session on April 8, 2016, from 10:00am to 12:00pm. The meeting will be held at the Woodside Church, 1509 E. Court Street, Flint.
People with disabilities requiring additional services (such as materials in alternative format) to participate in the meeting should call Vicky Garcia at 517/373-8339 at least two business days prior to the meeting. Use this number for questions or to request driving directions.

There will be an opportunity for public comment at the beginning of the meeting. 

 

http://www.umich.edu

http://www.hfcc.edu

For Latino-style dancing in the Detroit area go to: www.detroitsalsa.com


 

Any listings? Post gratis. Contact La Prensa at 419-870-6565 (Rico, NW Ohio), 313-729-4435 (Nanette Nieto, Michigan), 440-320-8221 (Rubén Torres, NE Ohio), or, better yet, email to laprensa1@yahoo.com. Always check for changes.


 

 

 

 

Bailes y La Música  

 

OHIO:

Toledo:
Argonne Hall, 43 E. Central Ave., bailes every Sat., $5 cover. 419.254.0000.

Club La Vista, Downtown Toledo, corner of Summit St. and Locust with DJ playing the latest hits in Bachata, Merengue and Salsa; Daily and Nightly Specials on Drinks and Food; (419) 241-1173.

Club Mystique, 3122 Airport Hwy. w/ salsa, merengue, hip hop; DJ on Thur. (Ladies night) , Fri. (mas Tejano), & Sat. (Latina); no cover before 10:00PM; 419.704.5108.

Northwood:
Arnoldo’s Restaurant, 4725 Woodville Rd; salsa; call 419.693.9777.

Lorain:
Kiki’s Club, 2522 W. 21st St. & Rt 58, Fri: Hip Hop/Latino; Sat: Latino, 9:00PM-2:30AM; 440.989.1422.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Have entertainment?

Call Rico at: 313.729.4435, or email to: laprensa1@yahoo.com.

 

MICHIGAN:

Detroit:
Detour Lounge, 1824 Springwells Street; every Friday night; Baile Cumbia; free cumbia lessons; DJ Manolito; cumbia, salsa, ranchera, merengue; 313.849.0900.

Club International, 6060 W. Fort Street; weekly Sat.; 313.995.4938.

Envy, 234 W. Larned; Fri., 248.756.4821.

Half Past 3, 2554 Grand River, Sat: Latin Dance Parties with DJ Cisco; salsa, merengue, bachata; free salsa lessons; ladies free before 10PM; 313.304.8953 and 248.756.4821. www.danceindetroit.com.

Los Galanes, 3362 Bagley St., most Fri. & Sat; 313.554.4444.

Ferndale: Posh, 22061 Woodward, Sun., 248.756.4821.

Luna Pier: Luna Pier Ballroom; most Saturday nights; El Baile Grande, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. Call 734.848.4326.

Pontiac: HEAT, Pike St. & N. Saginaw St., Fri; at the main level: salsa, merengue, bachata & Latin House music by DJ Cisco & Alfredo; in the Hookah Lounge: flamenco, reggae, & Arabic music. 248.756.4821 or www.salsadetroit.com.

Royal Oak: Wed. & Thurs; Sky Club, 401 S. Lafayette; doors open at 8 p.m. with free dance lessons at 8:15 p.m; 21 and over; proper attire; 586.254.0560 or 248.756.4821.

Utica: Argentine Tango Detroit, 7758 Auburn Road; Tango on Fri; 586.254.0560.

 

Spanish Church Services  

 


OHIO
 

Toledo:

 

• Evangelical Assemblies

of God

705 Lodge St. 43609

Pastor Moses Rodríguez

Miér., 7:00PM

Dom., 11:00AM

419-385-6418

 

• First Spanish Church of God

1331 E. Broadway 43605

Dom., 10:00 a.m.& 5:00PM

Mier. & Vier., 7:00PM

Sab., 6:00 p.m.

419-693-5895

 

• Iglesia Bautista

El Buen Pastor

521 Spencer Rd. 43609

Rev. Dr. Alberto Martínez

Berna Aguilar, Youth Pastor

Miér., 6:00PM

Sab., 6:00PM

Dom., 10:15AM, 11:20AM,

6:00PM.

419-381-2648

 

• Iglesia Cristo La Roca de Salvación

2052 Front St. 43605

Pastores: Exh. Miguel & Blanca Ladriyé

Dom: Escuela 10:30AM; Culto Evangelistico 6:30PM

419-381-7765

 

• Iglesia Nueva Vida

2025 Airport Hwy 43609

Pastor Titular: Josué Rodríguez

Pastor Asociado: José Rosario

Domingo 12:30PM

Estudio Biblico: Jue. 7PM

419-382-0954

 

• Iglesia Torre Fuerte

Iglesia de Bible Temple

3327 Airport Hwy 43609

Pastor Guadalupe Rios

Dom. 5:30PM

419-509-5692

 

• La Primera Iglesia Bautista

628 Elm St. 43604

Pastor: José Luis Jirón

Escuela dominical: 10:00AM

Culto de adoración:11:00A

Los cultos son bilingüe

Bible studies: Sat. 10:00AM

419-241-1546

 

• SS. Peter & Paul

728 S. St. Clair St. 43609

Fr. Richard Notter

Dom., 12:00PM[en español]

419-241-5822

 

Lorain:

 

• Sacred Heart Chapel

4301 Pearl Ave.

Rev. William A. Thaden

Sister Theresa Stegman,

Sister Elisea Bonano

440-277-7231

Dom., 8AM, 10AM,& Noon

Lun., jueves, vier. 9:30AM

Mier., 6:30PM/Sáb., 6:00PM

 

• House of Praise

International Church

4321 Elyria Ave. 44055

Pastor Gilbert & Eileen Silva

440-233-6433

Dom., 9 & 10:30AM [Eng.]

Dom., 12:30PM [Spanish]

Dom., 1:30PM

Mar. & Jue., 7:00PM

 

• Iglesia del Dios Viviente

254 Barres Lane

Elyria OH 44035

Pastor Martin & Carmen Moyet

440-326-0025

Mier., 7-8:30PM Conocimientos Biblicos

Dom., 1:00PM Evangelio y Adoración

 

Iglesia Pentecostal

Cristo Misionera

1930 Broadway 44055

Paster Miguel Serrano

440-245-2772

Dom., Escuela dom. 10AM

Dom., culto evan. 6PM

Martes, jueves, viernes @ 7PM: Evangelistas Daniel González, Francisco Vega, Abel Robles

 

• La Iglesia de Dios, Inc.

Rev. Angel L. Rivera

3115 Elyria Ave. 44052

440-244-3415

 

• Misión Cristiana Faro de Luz

(Disciplos de Cristo)

940 West Fifth St. 44052

Pastor Luis A. Morales

440-288-8810

Dom., 1:00PM: Predicación

Dom., 4:00PM: Escuela Biblica

 

 

 

Lorain:

 

• Our Savior Nuestro Salvador Luthern Church

4501 Clinton Ave. 44055

Rev. Cora Lee Meier

440-277-6123

Dom., 11:15AM:Serv. de Adoración

Dom., 10:00AM: Escuela

Dominical

 

• The Salvation Army

2506 Broadway 44052

Pastores Carlos & Trudy Medina

Dom: 11:00AM Reunion de Adoración; 1:00PM Escuela

Mier: 6:30PM Estudio Biblico

Vier: 6:00PM Club de Niños

440-244-1921

 

• Christian Tabernacle International Church

2203 Meister Rd. 44053

Pastores David &

Mildred Figueroa

Dom., 10:00AM (Escuela Dominical)

Dom., 5:30PM

Martes & Jueves: 7:30PM

440-9605363

 

 

OHIO

 

Lorain:

 

Principe de Paz

Hispanic Luthern Church

1607 East 31st St.

44055

 

Iglesia del Dios Viviente

254 Barres lane

Elyria OH 44035

Pastor Martin & Carmen Moyet

Dom: Adoración 1:00PM

Mier: Biblicos 7:00PM

Sáb: Programa radial 1040AM 1:30PM

440-326-0025 

 

• Iglesia Nueva Vida

2327 Holmden Ave.

Cleveland OH 44109

Rev. José Reyes

Serv. culto: mier. 8:00PM

vier. 8:00PM

dom. 11:00AM

216-741-0390

216-322-0002

 

Iglesia Pentecostal

“La Senda Antigua”

Pastores Rolando & Lizzette Velázquez

2681 West 14th Street

Cleveland OH 44113

216.298.9095

Orden de Cultos:

Dom:10:30AM Esc. dominical; noon: Culto Evang., Pro-Templo

lun: 7PM clase de Nuevos Creyentes

Mar: 7PM Oración y Est. Biblico

mier: 7PM Culto de Hogares

jueves: 7PM Culto Generales

Vier: 7PM Culto Generales

 

Sagrada Familia

Fr. David Fallon

7719 Detroit Ave.

Cleveland OH 44102

Sat. Vigil 5:00PM

Sun., 9:00AM & 11:30AM

216-631-6817

 

St. Francis Parish

Superior Ave. & 71st St.

Cleveland OH

Sat. Vigil 4:00PM

Sáb., 10:00AM [Español]

Sat., 11:30AM [Eng.]

Weekdays, 7:30AM

216-361-4133

 

St. Michael the Archangel

Fr. Jaime McCreight

3114 Scranton Rd.

Cleveland OH 44109

Sat., 5:00PM [English]

Sáb., 7:00PM [Español]

Sun., 9:45AM [Eng.]

Dom., Noon [Esp.]

216-621-3847

216-861-6297

 

Misión Cristiana Nueva Vida

2003 West Blvd.

Cleveland OH 44102

Dom. 9:00AM [Español]

Sociedad de Niños: Vier. 6:30PM

Pastores Vanessa Rivera y

Luís Castellano

440-220-2368 ó

440-220-2369

 

• Iglesia Cristiana Fuente De Salvacion

3780 West 140th St.

Cleveland, Ohio 44111

Dom: Estudio Bibilico a las 2PM

Servicio de Alabanza a las 3PM

Estudio en Los Hogares Para Caballeros a las 7PM

Miercoles: Oracion a las 7PM en la Iglesia

Viernes: Estudios en Los Hogares/Celulas a las 7PM

Pastores Pedro & Georgina Leonardo

(440) 508-4497

(216) 334-4759

 

CHURCH OF GOD

Casa de Oracion

1600 E 34TH 44055

Pastores Jose &

Jamie Santos

Dom: 12:00pm (Escuela

Dominical)

Dom:2:00pm

Miercoles & Viernes; 7:30pm

440-9607234

 

 

 

MICHIGAN

Primera Iglesia Hispana

de Monroe

Alianza Cristiana y Misionera

Pastor Jesse Morales

317 E. Front St.

Monroe, Michigan 48161

734-848-4271

 

Primera Iglesia Bautista Hispana

3495 Livernois Street

Detroit, Michigan 48210

Pastor Titular: Carlos Liese

Pastor Asociado: Elí Garza

Estudio Bíblico: Miér., 7:00PM Escuela Dominical: 10:00AM Culto de Adoración:

Dom., 11:00AM

313-894-7755

 

Nueva Creación United Methodist Church

270 Waterman St.

Detroit MI

Services: Juev. at 7:00PM

& dom.  a 5:30PM

St. Alfred

Catholic Church

Fr. Jim Kean

9500 Banner Street

Taylor MI

Misa en español:

Domingo, a 5:00PM

313-291-6464

 

• Parroquia de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe

G-2316 W. Coldwater Rd.

Flint, MI 48505

810-787-5701

Rev. Timothy Nelson

sabado (ingles) 5pm, domingo (español) 9am,

domingo (ingles) 11am

 



Churches or Radio, with Spanish dialogue, desiring to be included in La Prensa’s
directories should e-mail the information to Rico, c/o laprensa1@yahoo.com, or fax to 419.241.5774, or call 419.870.6565 or 313.729.4035. Gracias! There is no charge to be included on our list.

 

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WNZN 89.1FM

La Onda Cultural Latina

Lorain, OH

Lun-vier., 9:00AM-5:00PM

 

BGU 88.1 FM,

La Unica with Freddy Gutiérrez, Andres Alvarez, Maribel,

& Geraldo Rosales

Bowling Green, OH

dom., 9:00AM to 2:00PM

419-372-2826

 

WFOB 1430 AM

with Freddy G

Fostoria, sábado,

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Dom., 8:30 to 10:00AM

 

WLFC 88.3 FM

Findlay, OH

viernes, 6:00 to 9:00PM

 

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WKMK 1440 AM

La Explosiva

"La que se escribe

con rojo’"

con Batman y Paquita

de la Vernor

Detroit, MI

lunes a sab., 3:00PM to 6:00PM

lunes a viernes, 5:00AM to 7:00AM

 

WCAR 1090 AM

Detroit, MI

sábado,

noon to 5:00PM

dom., noon to 4:00PM

 

WDTR 90.9 FM

Caribe Serenade

Detroit, MI

Ozzie Rivera

sábado

6:30 to 8:30PM

 

WLEN 103.9 FM

Adrian, MI

domingo,

1:00 to 4:30PM

 

WQTE 95.3 FM

with Lady Di

Adrian, MI

dom.,3:00 to 8:00PM

517-265-9500

 

WIBM 1450AM

Juan M. Rodríguez

Jackson, MI

dom., 10:00AM-Noon

517-787-0020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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