Teen News

Check Out Our Coffee House on Youtube.com

Can You Hear Me Now? is an open mic coffee house for young people ages 12 to 21.  We meet on Tuesdays at Gloria Parks from 7 – 9 p.m.  Bring your ideas, your new material, your enthusiasm.  This is…
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Youth Spoken Word Showcase planned for April 21th

Speaking your mind, from the heart, in a rap, at a slam! Be there on April 21 at 7 p.m. when the curtain goes up on the Spoken Word Showcase: “All Word and No Play” at Bennett High School, 2885…
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Dayatra Hassan and Food for Thought Program Profiled

Local blog Queen City, has put together a wonderful article profiling Dayatra Hassan, director of the Food for Thought, a program run out of the Gloria J. Parks Community Center. Read the full article here: http://qweencity.com/community-profile/dayatra-hassan/

Food For Thought Program Update

Food For Thought is going strong 3 months after our re-launch from this summer! Our teens have experienced all kinds of new foods, like pomegranates, guacamole, and seaweed chips, and have learned from an array of community partners, including: Morgan…
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Food for Thought Teen Program Returns!

Resuming from our summer program, starting this January, Gloria J. Parks will offer Food for Thought, a free all-girls teen program that strives to provide Buffalo adolescents with fun and healthy life skills in a safe environment! Enrollment is now…
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