The word Euclid means good and glory; Living up to the name.
On Euclid Avenue, in Euclid,Ohio good and glorious things are happening . Laparade Early Learning and Training Center has opened up a teen out of school time cafe' ( Deia's Dream Cafe ) at 25000 Euclid Avenue,( the old charter one bank) The cafe' is a drop in center for youth ages 13 to 17. A cafe that is a safe place for all teens to come and socialize in acceptable ways with their friend. Deia's Dream Cafe is named after a women whose actions spoke volumes to people of all ages. Minister Bradley was a faithful servant of GOD, she served as the executive minister of Imani United Church of Christ , where she was a member for over twenty years, she was a co-founder of Laparade Early Learning AND Training Center, and she taught parenting classes at a local women's correctional facility.Deia helped write several grants for start-up non-profits and most of all she loved empowering people to dream , she was a constant giver, even after her life assignment was completed here , she left a legacy to her church and to her family and that is what Deia's Dream Cafe will be. A place where people can give of themselves to young people, and model quality interaction , among peers, and adults, and learn how to value legacies.
The cafe is open for young people Mondays , Wednesdays , Fridays , Saturdays & Sundays are for special events
Wednesdays - 3:00pm-7:00pm
Fridays - 3:00pm-9:00pm
Saturdays are for special events. (TBA)
1st and 3rd Sundays are open for youth( 13-19) who want to become more aware of their spiritual being -services starts @- 11:30am-1:00pm-Minsiter Parris Sanders leads this program , with invited speakers. For youth who are seeking and searching for purpose.
Parris Rice-Sanders, an agent for change in the Euclid Community.