St. John Community Center Updates

Below are schedules/updates for the social service programs and organizations in the St. John Community Center (640 S. Ohio Ave.):

Community Kitchen is offering grab-and-go sack lunches Monday through Friday from 10:30 am to noon at the St. John Community Center (outside) and at St. Dominic Church (also outside). Also, some personal care items are available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Call (614) 252-6428 for more details.

St. John Food Pantry is open on Thursdays from 9 to 10:30 am. Outside walk up and drive through only. Call (614) 252-5926, ext. 3 for more details.

Order of Malta Center of Care is offering some toiletries and personal care items during pantry hours on May 21st. After that, they are currently planning to provide services (including basic medical check ups like blood pressure, temperature, blood oxygen level checks) and hand out personal care items along with the St. John Food Pantry every Thursday from 9 to 11 am, starting in June. Call (614) 530-8643 for more details.

St. John Learning Center adult education programs are still suspended, but the learning center coordinator is working on plans to get programs back up and running in early July. Classrooms will be sanitized, and social distancing/masks will be used. Some workshops may also take place online, and those online workshops may be available prior to July. Call (614) 547-2171 for details.

St. John Community Center Social Service Updates

Below are schedules/updates for the social service programs and organizations in the St. John Community Center (640 S. Ohio Ave.):

Community Kitchen is offering grab-and-go sack lunches Monday through Friday from 10:30 am to noon. Also, some personal care items available, mostly during pantry hours on Thursdays (perhaps some Tuesdays, too). Call (614) 252-6428 for more details.

St. John Food Pantry is open on Thursdays from 9 to 10:30 am. Outside walk up and drive through only. Call (614) 252-5926, ext. 3 for more details.

Order of Malta Center of Care is offering some toiletries and personal care items during pantry hours on May 7th (and, every other Thursday after until they re-open). Otherwise, they are closed for now, but are working on plans to re-open in late May or early June. Call (614) 530-8643 for more details on which days they will be there with the pantry and re-opening dates.

St. John Learning Center adult education programs are still suspended, but the learning center coordinator is working on plans to get programs back up and running as things gradually re-open. Classrooms will be sanitized, and social distancing/masks will be used. Some workshops may also take place online. More details to follow. Call (614) 547-2171 for details.

 

Starting Your Own Business Boot Camp on February 8th

Starting Your Own Business Boot Camp
sponsored by the St. John Learning Center
Saturday, February 8th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
St. John Community Center, 640 S. Ohio Ave., Columbus, OH

– Basics of Starting/Configuring your Business;
– Financial Management/Credit Scores;
– Grants and Loans;
– Tax Issues;
– Insurance Issues;
– Marketing and Social Media.

Our featured speakers include Columbus’ best and brightest business experts, including Susan Colbert, Ohio State University Cooperative Extension Service; Evelyn Cleveland, Columbus Urban League; keynote luncheon speaker John Igel, President, George J. Igel and Company; Ellen Harvey, Ohio Small Business Development Center, and many more.

For more info, go to:
stjohnlearning.wordpress.com/business-workshops

School Supplies Giveaway on August 15th

The Holy Rosary-St. John School Supplies Giveaway will be at 6 pm on Thursday, August 15th in Campion Hall of the St. John Community Center (640 South Ohio Ave., Columbus). First come, first served (until supplies run out). Children must be present to pick up supplies.

Small Business Workshops on Wednesday Evenings

St. John Learning Center
Starting Your Own Business Workshops

Wednesdays (June 12, 19, 26 and July 10)
7:00-8:30 pm

St. John Community Center
640 South Ohio Ave., Columbus

Whether you attended our Business “Boot Camp” or not, these follow up workshops will go into much more detail (both those who attended the business “boot camp” and those who are new to the program are welcome):  

  • Wednesday, June 12th from 7 to 8:30 pm: NECST (Find the Need, Entry, Control, Scale, Time); legal configuration options; hiring/outsourcing

  • Wednesday, June 19th from 7 to 8:30 pm: Loans and grants

  • Wednesday, June 26th from 7 to 8:30 pm:  Tax structures 

  • Wednesday, July 10th from 7 to 8:30 pm:  Insurance issues 

Call 614-547-2171 or email sjlc.coordinator@gmail.com to register. 

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See a list of all of our co-sponsors here: 

stjohnlearning.wordpress.com/business-workshops-co-sponsors/

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Starting Your Own Business Workshops

The St. John Learning Center is hosting a Starting Your Own Business Workshop on Saturday, June 8th from 10 am to 4:30 pm. There are still a few spaces available. For more information and to register, call 614-547-2171, or go to:

stjohnlearning.wordpress.com/business-workshops/

Follow up workshops will also be offered on Wednesday evenings in June and July. More details also available about those workshops on the website.