The Grow Center welcomes Weight Watchers to our facility! They will be meeting here on Monday and Saturday mornings. We’re glad to partner with them on a journey of wellness through progress, not perfection.
Car Show and Fundraiser for The Grow Center & Blessings in a Backpack. $20 per vehicle entry donation. Awards for Best of Show, People’s Choice and Top of Class (Classic, Muscle, Motorcycle, Custom, Truck/Van). Split the Pot Drawing, Live Entertainment, Concessions and FUN Zone for children with inflatables and games. Lot open for Registration 10:00AM-1:30PMContinue reading “Route 102 Car Shows”
Central Christian Church’s Worship Services meet on the 2nd & 4th Sundays of the month at 10:00 a.m. The current sermon series is “Bring Good News,” which is a yearlong journey through the gospel of Luke. It began in Advent of 2021 and will end in November of 2022.
In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, those who were care partners now become hands-on caregivers. Join us for this 3-part series and hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care in the middle stage of Alzheimer’s. For more information or to register, please contact Amanda at 815-523-9919 orContinue reading “Living With Alzheimers”
The Grow Center and Project Sun are partnering again to offer another four-week “My Piece in the Puzzle” workshop. This session will take place from March 22, 2022 until April 12, 2022. To read more about the workshop and to register, please visit Project Sun’s website: https://www.projectsunkankakee.org/join-us/promoting-racial-equity/
My Piece of the Puzzle is an introductory program to create shared language, knowledge, and experiences related to systemic racism through the lens of three affinity groups: Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, and White/Caucasian. Identify the different spaces where racism lives and name our piece in each of those Recognize challenges and learn tools on how toContinue reading “Project Sun & My Piece of the Puzzle”
The Grow Center is pleased to announce the following people have agreed to serve on the Board of Directors: Sophia Bos Shadi Rhonda Currie Dan Harris Mya Hendrix Shannon Matthias Father Jon Peeters Augustina Rios Jenny Schoenwetter Jeannette Tetreault Joette Walter
Stony the road we trod, bitter the chastening rod, felt in the days when hope unborn had died; yet with a steady beat, have not our weary feet come to the place for which our people sighed? JAMES WELDON JOHNSON About Shannon Shannon Swilley has worked in public education for 15 years. During this timeContinue reading “Stony Road Podcast”