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El Centro de Servicios Sociales

Upcoming Events

May 2016

 

May 19 - El Centro Food Pantry – In collaboration with Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio at El Centro from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Families are given one box of food on a first come first served basis-FREE- Photo ID required.  (This event occurs every third Thursday of each month at the same time).

 

May 20 – GED Prep Orientation will be held at Ohio Means Jobs, 42495 Northridge Rd., Elyria, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Orientation is required in order to attend GED classes provided by Lorain County Community College ABLE Consortium at El Centro. 

 

May 21– Leadership Lorain County, The United Way of Greater Lorain County, and El Centro are partnering for the Spring Day of Caring from 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon.  Projects will include interior painting, parking lot striping and a street beautification and clean up.  All volunteers will meet at El Centro for breakfast and come back together after the projects for lunch.  *Online registration available at www.handsonneo.org *

 

May 28 – Learn about the Financial Crisis in Puerto Rico and the implications for our community in Lorain.  Presentation by Dr. Edwin Meléndez internationally recognized economist and professor at Hunter College. This event is in collaboration with The Hispanic Alliance, Inc. with the support from Councilman Angel Arroyo ant other community leaders.  RSVP at vleandry@lorainelcentro.org deadline is May 25th.

 

Coming soon:

June 4 - Mobile Mexican Consulate will be providing information and services on passport, protection cases, education and health information along with other services.  This event is organized by El Centro, Sacred Heart Chapel, and “LOIRA” Lorain Ohio Immigration Rights Association and will be seen by appointments only. 


Mayor invites citizens to Town Hall meetings

Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson invites citizens to attend Town Hall Meetings to hear about and offer input regarding the City’s plans and initiatives, and to bring other matters to the administration’s attention. Representatives from all city departments will be available at each meeting to hear suggestions and answer questions. Citizens may attend at any location. 

All meetings will be held from 6 to 8 pm:
Monday, May 16 – Bowsher High School, 2200 Arlington Avenue
Tuesday, May 24 – Sanger Branch Library, 3030 West Central Avenue

To request a specific topic be covered at a meeting, citizens may call 419-245-1001 or email the Mayor’s office at mayor@toledo.oh.gov.


MEXICAN MUTUAL SOCIETY (MMS)

1820 East 28th Street

Lorain, OH 44052

440-277-7375

 “SAVE THE CLUB!” CAMPAIGN

CELEBRITY BARTENDER and CINCO de MAYO

FUNDRAISER EVENT CALENDAR

Public Welcome!

 

The Mexican Mutual Society (MMS)  “SAVE THE CLUB!” Campaign focuses on fundraising events to help sustain the operation of the MMS’s home in South Lorain. Founded in 1928, it is one of the few remaining historical ethnic clubs in Lorain.

CELEBRITY BARTENDER EVENT

Join in the fun on Friday nights from 6-9 pm. with the Celebrity Bartenders as the crowd cheers and the big bell rings as the tip donations role in for the Mexican Mutual Society! The public is welcome to come and support the Club and your favorite bartender.  Delicious Mexican food is available from Hector’s Kitchen.

  

 

ANNUAL CINCO de MAYO BUFFET.  Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 5-7 pm.

The Club will be serving up great Mexican food and other favorites.  Cost is $12. Cash bar. This popular annual event will kick off the Club’s Cinco de Mayo festivities. Bring your friends and family and enjoy the food and lively conversation!
 

 


WHAT’S HAPPENING AT LORAIN PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM’S MAIN LIBRARY

JOB HELP MONDAYS: Looking for a job?  Do you need help applying for that job online?  Visit Lorain Public Library System’s Main Library for free, basic help sessions this May.  No need to make an appointment. Just drop in anytime on Mondays from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.  For more information, call the Main Library at 440-244-1192 or 1-800-322-READ.  The Main Library is located at 351 W. Sixth St. in Lorain.

THIRD THURSDAY BOOK DISCUSSION: Lorain Public Library System’s Main Library has a book discussion group again!  Come discuss “The Paying Guests” by Sarah Waters on Thursday, May 19, 2016, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.  Taking place in 1922 London, “The Paying Guests” is a tense, dark tale of forbidden passion and crumbling social and cultural relationships.  Told with a meticulous eye for historical detail, this highly acclaimed novel will keep you reading breathlessly until its very last page.  Copies of the book are available at the library.  The group meets on the third Thursday of each month. Preregistration is required and is available online at LorainPublicLibrary.org or by calling the Main Library at 440-244-1192 or 1-800-322-READ. 

TEEN GAMING CLUB: Attend the library’s monthly game night where you can explore new games and play classic favorites. Visit Lorain Public Library System’s Main Library on Tuesday, May 24 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Whether you enjoy video games, board games, card games or RPG, the library’s got something for you! Snacks will be provided. This program is for kids and teens, grade six and up. Preregistration is required and is available online at LorainPublicLibrary.org or by calling the Main Library at 440-244-1192 or 1-800-322-READ. 

SUMMER WRITING CONTEST: Participate in Lorain Public Library System’s summer writing contest.  Third-graders through adults, submit an original poem or short story, about 1,500 words or less, between June 1 and June 30 for a chance to win a journal and other prizes.  Be creative!  Visit LorainPublicLibrary.org to see further instructions and to download the entry form. Or call the Main Library at 440-244-1192 or 1-800-322-READ. 

SUMMER LIBRARY PROGRAM KICKOFF AND BEACH PARTY: Are you ready to get out and get moving this summer? Cosponsored by the Lorain Public Library System and the Lorain County Metro Parks, the beach party launches the library's Exercise Your Mind Summer Library Program and the Metro Parks’ Lakeview Park beach season. The beach party is on Saturday, June 4 from noon to 3 p.m. and then continues from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Lakeview Park, 1800 W. Erie Ave., Lorain.  Fun for the whole family will include games, face painting and two special performances by the Cooking Caravan of Columbus, Ohio. At 1 p.m., experience Chef Battle as the teams duke it out to make the best recipes. Then at 2 p.m., the audience becomes a percussion ensemble with the highly interactive show Found Sounds.  The excitement continues with an Old School Beach Party concert at the park from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. “I Am Tha DJ” Desmond Carter will provide the entertainment.
For more information, call the Lorain Public Library System at 1-800-322-READ.


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Michigan

 

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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Spanglish Radio

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,

4-6 p.m. & con

Sylvester Duran

Dom., 8:30 to 10:00AM

 

WLFC 88.3 FM

Findlay, OH

viernes, 6:00 to 9:00PM

 

WCSB 89.3 FM

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Cleveland, OH

Jueves, 7:00-9:00PM

216-687-3515

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MICHIGAN

 

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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