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Sisterhood Participant Wins First Place!
Sisterhood participant, Solidad Walker, received an iPad and $10 Subway gift certificate as the first place winner of the Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence Picture Peace Program.

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Seniors Have Wicked Fun!
West Side Community House Executive Director, Dawn Kolograf, dressed as the wicked witch of the “west side,” poses with two senior program participants at the senior center fun and fundraiser “Wicked Fun.”


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Wrap for Success Family Night
Children receive dance instruction and dance to African drums during a Family Night activity at West Side Community House.


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West Side Community House Boys Council Ties It Up Right!  Participants in West Side Community House’s Boys Council learn the important art of tying a tie.


Upcoming Events

 

West Side Community House
9300 Lorain Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102
Ph:  (216) 771-7297

(All events take place here unless otherwise noted.)


Summer of Sisterhood
Applications Available

Applications for 2016 Summer of Sisterhood now available.  FREE program for girls 10 - 18 runs June 15 - August 5.  Download application here.  DEADLINE is April 29, 2016.


Wednesdays, April 13 - May 4
Arthritis Foundation
Breaking the Pain Chain Series
10:00 a.m. - 12 noon

A four-week educational series for people with chronic pain caused by arthritis or related diseases.  This series is filled with tools, tips and techniques to help you manage chronic pain.  If you are interested, please contact Yvette Medina at (216) 771-7297, ext. 303.  Registration is required; space is limited.


Fridays, April 22 - May 27
ESOP
Senior Financial Workshops
10:30 a.m. - 12 noon

Learn to protect your money, property and identity.  Each Friday is a different topic.  Registration is required and seating is limited.  To register, contact Yvette Medina at (216) 771-7297, ext. 303.


Friday, May 6, 2016
Parents with a Purpose
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Join this informal group of parents who hold discussions on topics of interest to them centered around a fun activity selected by the group.  Refreshments and childcare provided.  Contact Donniecia Worley at (216) 771-7297, ext. 340.


Thursday, May 12, 2016
Health Awareness Series
Eating Right to Make You Feel Right
11:00 a.m - 12 noon

Join us in the Senior Center to learn how eating right can make you feel a whole lot better.


Tuesday, May 17, 2016
City of Cleveland
Helping Older Adults Navigate
the Challenges of Aging
Access Your Benefits
11:00 a.m. - 12 noon

Join us in the Senior Center to learn about what you may qualify for— benefits that could help you pay for prescription drugs, medical care, food, or heat for your home.


Tuesday, May 17, 2016
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Family Night

FREE Family event. 
Open to all families in the community.  Dinner and child care provided.  Resources, Networking, Getting the Best for Your Kids, family fun and more! Make reservation with Donniecia Worley, (216) 771-7297, ext. 340.


Thursday, May 19, 2016
City of Cleveland
Aging in Place on a Budget
10:00 a.m. - 12 noon

Want to remain in your home as you age?  Come learn how.  Registration for this course is required and seating is limited.  To register, contact Yvette Medina at (216) 771-7297, ext. 303.


Thursday, May 26, 2016
City of Cleveland
Age Friendly Focus Group
10:00 a.m. - 12 noon

Share your ideas on how to make Cleveland an Age-Friendly city.  Refreshments will be provided.  Registration is required, seating is limited.  To register, contact Yvette Medina at (216) 771-7297, ext. 303.


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