Programs include: three Learning Center & Preschools, 11 Before/After School Care Centers, and four Summer Adventure Day Camps.Regardless of your skill set and schedule, there are plenty of ways to make a difference in the lives of others at Waypoint.Built in 1884 for the young widow, Caroline and her children, on the slope overlooking the main route into town, it was considered "the grandest house west of Chicago." The house was built in Queen Anne style, but as the style went out of fashion, the next owners, George and Irene Douglas, renovated the house in a much more simple Craftsman style.Margaret and Howard Hall moved into Brucemore in 1937 and left their own whimsical touches, including the "man cave".Rinearson said Newman was shot but that police have told her little else. The two met in Cedar Rapids, but learned they grew up in the same neighborhood in Chicago.“They basically told me they couldn’t release anything to me until they notified his family,” she said. Newman has four children from a previous relationship who live with their mother; Rinearson has three children and is pregnant with her fourth.The museum also features Slovak and Czech ethnic costumes, music, art, woodworking and family attractions and offers a range of concerts and events for the Czeck, Slovak and American community.Address: 1400 Inspiration Pl SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404, Phone: 319-362-8500 Brucemore is a magnificent 19th-century mansion located on a historic 26-acre estate in Cedar Rapids, a memorial to the lives of three prominent local families.
“He was so sweet, that’s why I don’t understand what happened,” she said. l Charles Flint, 60, of Cedar Rapids, died July 25 after he was found two days earlier in the 100 block of 11th Street SW.
There are guided tours of the beautiful 21-room Mansion and visitors can enjoy the art, furnishings, architecture, landscape, and many family objects which have been preserved at Brucemore.
The mansion offers regular concerts, theater performances and other social events.
The Madge Phillips Center Shelter, Centralized Intake, Rapid Re-Housing, and Homeless Prevention Services are just a few of the ways Waypoint moves people forward and achieve permanent housing.
Exceptional, educational child care during a child’s developmental years can make a positive impact in his or her future.