Neighborhood Place partners host a holiday festival, three employment outreaches and more

November 27, 2019

Neighborhood Place partners will host several events in December to help bring fun and resources for families including the Fourth Annual Park DuValle Holiday Festival; three employment outreaches from KentuckianaWorks Health Career Center, National Processing Center and Sodexo;  and several offerings of an educational baby shower.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Dec. 2, 9 and 16, Kentucky Health Career Center Outreach at two locations
Call 502/595-4003 for more information.  A KentuckianaWorks Health Career Center professional will provide valuable information to help increase your occupation potential including training funds for in-demand occupations; resources for individuals seeking advance healthcare careers; resume writing, career assessments; interview planning; computer essentials, work-based learning opportunities and more. 

  • Dec. 2, Ujima Neighborhood Place, 3610 Bohne Ave., 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Dec. 9, First Neighborhood Place, 1503 Rangeland Road (T.J. Middle School in the W.D. Bruce Building – door #24), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Dec 16, First Neighborhood Place, 1503 Rangeland Road (T.J. Middle School in the W.D. Bruce Building – door #24), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Dec. 3. and 12, National Processing Center (NPC) Hiring Events at First Neighborhood Place
National Processing Center (NPC) is the U.S. Census Bureau's primary center for mail processing, survey processing, data capture, imaging/scanning and warehouse operations. A U.S. Census Bureau’s representative will be available to share information about the hundreds of entry-level office and warehouse clerks employment opportunities for the Jeffersonville location. NPC recently increased the starting hourly pay rate for entry level clerks to $14.54 per hour.

  • Dec. 3, First Neighborhood Place, 1503 Rangeland Road (T.J. Middle School in the W.D. Bruce Building – door #24), 1 – 3 p.m. Call 313-4700 for more information.
  • Dec. 12, First Neighborhood Place, 1503 Rangeland Road (T.J. Middle School in the W.D. Bruce Building – door #24), 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Call 313-4700 for more information.

Dec. 5, Sodexo Hiring Opportunity at First Neighborhood Place, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Located at 1503 Rangeland Road (T.J. Middle School in the W.D. Bruce Building – door #24).  Call 313-4700 for more information.Sodexo, a food-service agency, will provide on-the-spot interviews for positions with Jewish Hospital, Our Lady of Peace and University of Louisville Hospital. Bring your resume and be prepared for an interview. This is one of Sodexo’s busiest hiring seasons. Stop by if you are looking for employment that can lead to a full-time or part-time position. 

Dec. 7, Fourth Annual Park DuValle Holiday Festival at several neighborhood sites, 2 - 6 p.m.   For more information, call 502/313-4635.  Celebrate the start of the holiday season in the Park DuValle area starting at 2 p.m. by playing family holiday Bingo, making holiday crafts and listening to holiday storytelling at Ujima Neighborhood Place, 3610 Bohne Ave. See Santa at the Dr. William Weathers Senior Building and holiday entertainment at Southwick Community Center.  A holiday reception begins at 5 p.m.  and at 5:30 p.m. a holiday concert and tree lighting will take place at the Villages of DuValle club house at 1804 Russell Lee Dr. Shuttle services are available to each location.  Sponsored by Park DuValle Homeowners Association, Ujima Neighborhood Place, Winterwood, Inc, Louisville Metro Parks, JCPS - Duvalle Education Center and Carter Traditional School, The Villages of Park Duvalle, and local businesses and organizations.

Dec 10, 12, 20 and 30, A Healthy Journey for Two Educational Baby Shower at multiple locations
For more information, contact Mendy Mason at 502-341-5400 for more information and register in one of the following waysCall/Text to register 502-341-5400; email Melynda.Mason@centerstone.org; or online at HJ42.Eventbrite.com.  A Healthy Journey for Two is an educational baby shower open to any expectant mothers or mothers who recently delivered.  The class will include a range of information and resources, as well as free baby items, gift cards, prizes, and snacks.  Hosted by Seven Counties and KIDSNow.  Fathers are welcome but must be registered.

  • Dec. 10, South Central Neighborhood Place, 4255 Hazelwood Ave., 1 – 3 p.m.
  • Dec. 12, Ujima Neighborhood Place, 3610 Bohn Ave., 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Dec. 12, First Neighborhood Place, 1503 Rangeland Rd. 1 – 3 p.m.
  • Dec. 20, Cane Run Neighborhood Place, 3410 Lees Lane, 1 – 3 p.m.
  • Dec. 30, Bridges of Hope Neighborhood Place, 1411 Algonquin Pkwy., 1 – 3 p.m.

About Neighborhood Place
Louisville’s Neighborhood Place -- a partnership of Louisville Metro Government (including the Office of Resilience and Community Services, and Public Health and Wellness), Jefferson County Public Schools, Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services and Centerstone -- provides community-based centers which bring together health care, education, employment and social services at seven locations across the community. To find a Neighborhood Place in your neighborhood, please call Metro Call at 311.

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