East Jordan Teen Center Feeds Mind, Body, and Soul

East Jordan Teen Center Feeds Mind, Body, and Soul

BY TINA SUNDELIUSCHARLEVOIX COUNTY NEWS East Jordan – The Depot Teen Center opened its doors on January 27, 2017. There were 153 youth grades 6-12 that walked into the East Jordan Civic Center that day remembers Program Director Scott Gillespie. For the next...
2021 Beach Bash

2021 Beach Bash

Welcome to new 6th Graders and all the past and new Depot Teens who participated in our Annual Back to School, Beach Bash. Anyone needing school supplies that missed the event, please message us on...
Apple Pies!

Apple Pies!

At our latest cooking class, the youth learned how to make an apple pie from scratch!  Thank you, Jack Zoulek and the other volunteers, for passing this skill on to the...
2021 Portside Arts Fair

2021 Portside Arts Fair

For a second year The Depot hosted a concession stand at the Portside Arts Fair, August 7 & 8, 2021.  We offered a larger menu of options including homemade pies, optionally served ala mode.  It was a received well by those attending and the youth volunteers had a...
2021 EJ Sno-Blast Drawing Contest

2021 EJ Sno-Blast Drawing Contest

As part of the 2021 East Jordan Sno-Blast celebration The Depot held a drawing contest.  Its theme was “Favorite Winter Activity” and was for grades 7-9 and 10-12.  Here are the winners with their artwork.  Thanks to all who participated in the...
2020 Year in Review

2020 Year in Review

Many Thanks, from Grateful Hearts
We want to acknowledge our students, volunteers and donors
who have worked so hard to keep offering hope, love, food and
activities to area teens during this unprecedented year.

2020 Christmas Parade

2020 Christmas Parade

With all the restrictions because of COVID-19, East Jordan had a Christmas Parade to allow the community to come out and enjoy a Christmas event.  The Depot entered a float and participated in the parade and hosted a time for the kids at the Jordan Inn following the...
2020 Pumpkin Walk

2020 Pumpkin Walk

On October 23 and 24 The Depot hosted is first annual Pumpkin Walk.  It was held at the East Jordan Community Park and many from the community took time to wander through.  Thanks to all who helped put on this event and to make it a great...