Login with Facebook         Create Account

Find an Event

Do you have an event you'd like to have listed?

    Venue

    The Havens Center at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

    1827 W. Alabama
    Houston, TX 77098

    Phone: 713.528.5819   |   Email

    Official Website

    havnescenter1.jpg

    Our Mission

    "To love our neighbors by providing programs for youth and addressing community needs, always mindful of the poorest among us who are often overlooked."

    In this mission we live out our Core Values

    1. We value being a good neighbor, serving others and reaching out to the poor and isolated sometimes hidden in our neighborhood.

    2. We bring together people of diverse...

    Our Mission

    "To love our neighbors by providing programs for youth and addressing community needs, always mindful of the poorest among us who are often overlooked."

    In this mission we live out our Core Values

    1. We value being a good neighbor, serving others and reaching out to the poor and isolated sometimes hidden in our neighborhood.

    2. We bring together people of diverse backgrounds and experience.

    3. We maintain a visible presence in the neighborhood.

    4. We learn from our experiences and welcome new ideas.

    5. We seek to provide a safe haven for those who gather in our Center.

    Our Vision

    1. The Center is the heart of the neighborhood, attractive to people of all ages and backgrounds.

    2. The Center is in full use and fully funded, appropriately staffed to support multiple programs and activities:
    · It is a venue for education, providing an excellent after school program and a variety of other offerings for children and adults.
    · It is a venue for culture, connecting the neighborhood with the performing and visual arts.
    · It is a gathering place, providing meeting space for community groups as well as social opportunities for children and adults.
    · It connects people with needed services and support.

    3. The Center encourages volunteerism among the parish, the day school, Lanier and the community, offering training and opportunities.

    The building is available for space rental.

    The groups that currently use the building are:
    La Leche League, Texas Liver Coalition, Wonlande (West African Drumming Class, Saturdays, 10-11:30am), Houston Institute for Culture.

    The Havens Centers after school program includes the following activities:
    Visual Art
    Belly Dancing
    West African Drumming
    Writing Workshops
    Guest Lecturers
    Media Projects
    Internet Access



    Full map and directions


    Parking Information:

    Havens Center is located about 1/4 mile east of Shepherd on W. Alabama Street, on the south side of the street at 1827. Parking is available at St Stephens Episcopal Church (on the south side of the street near Woodhead and Alabama) or in the parking lot directly across the street from Havens Center (on the north side of Alabama).


    There is no accessibility service information available at this time.


    Upcoming Events

    There are no upcoming events at this time.

      •  

      • Follow Us