Friends of Youth 16225 NE 87th St, Redmond, WA98052 Friends of Youth delivers therapeutic services for youth up to age 18, young adults (18 through 24) and families. It has…More more than 60 years' experience serving King and Snohomish counties. Its main areas of focus are residential services (group homes, foster care, etc.), youth and family services, counseling and education. It serves as the lead agency for the local Healthy Start program. The Redmond office stands ready to serve families and youth on the east side. The environment is clean, well-appointed and welcoming.
Vertical World 15036 NE 95th St, Redmond, WA98052 Vertical World opened in 1987 in Seattle, and it was the first rock climbing gym in the country. Today it has…More grown to include five locations throughout the area. The Redmond location offers classes, private parties & events, youth programs, adult programs, outdoor programs, and group climbing. Classes include Intro to Indoor Climbing, Movement & Technique Training, Lead Climbing, and Preparing for Outdoor Climbing, among other classes. The staff are friendly and always willing to help. The website offers photos, videos, links, and information about rates.
Overlake Christian Church is a Christian-based, non-denominational church on Willow Road. Despite the fact that…More the church is very large, both physically and in membership, it ascribes to a very casual atmosphere that allows each individual to be as involved as they wish. The church's core statement is, "Love God, Love People, Serve the World."
Pastor Mike Howerton is very accessible, available to friend on Facebook or follow on blogs. Sunday services are held in a large hall with large-screen televisions and live music. There are a wide variety of life groups, youth groups, causes and ministries available once one has officially joined the church.
The church building is situated at the end of a massive parking lot, so large that there are shuttles for parishioners on Sunday. The lawn is landscaped with trees and seasonal flowers, and has benches and picnic tables. Media from church services are available to view on the Overlake Christian Church website.