Welcome to Our Community

Crossroads of Cultures

Tea & Talk

Cultivating Friendship

Community Services


Who we are?

Crossroads Community Center

To serve the Turkish-American in the Indianapolis area to better integrate into the society. To introduce the Turkish Culture to the community to cultivate friendship and promote a better understanding of diverse cultures through dialog and exchange of information




What We Do?

Community Services

The association works to strengthen intercultural community and ensure a positive experience for those who are willing to participate in cross-cultural activities. Crossroads Community Center/TAS also seeks to enrich the experience of the entire community by providing opportunities to engage and educate the community related to diversity.

Tea & Talk

Tea and Talk is a traditional way to bring community members together and the same purpose is serving new generations as an opportunity to cultivate friendship among individuals.


Crossroads Community Center is facilitating periodic events where people come together to connect and socialize regardless of their backgrounds and differences.

Upcoming Events

Recent Events

Cooking Class February The Veggie Lovers

February cooking class was for the veggie lovers, have you ever tried a leek? Leek is one of the many vegetable meals in Turkish cuisine. It is easy and fast to make. It’s healthy and delicious. You can eat it while it’s warm or cold. We also baked...

Sira Night Feb 2018

Sira Night was an extraordinary experience for most of us. We came together to eat traditional Turkish food, listen to live Turkish Folk music. Sira Night is a traditional event from Sanliurfa, Turkey. Originally it started as a gathering where friends and...

Community Breakfast Jan-2018

On Sunday, January 28th, Crossroads Community Center organized a Turkish Breakfast for local community members. There were over 70 attendees who enjoyed the delightful Turkish style breakfast.

Cooking Class – Jan 6th

It’s the new year and it’s freezing in Indiana right now but our Cooking Class hosted our participants in a warm and friendly kitchen. We made kisir with eggs and butternut squash dessert. Then we enjoyed food along with hot tea and friendly conversation....

Coffee Night – Turkish Desserts

‘Eat sweet, talk sweet’ the translation of a Turkish saying about eating desserts together with your friends and family, was the starter of our Coffee Night event on December 8, 2017. This was our last coffee night of 2017 and the theme was Turkish...

Cooking Class – Dec 9th

It is hard to believe that the year is drawing to a close. The last Cooking Class of the year 2017 took place today. The participants have enjoyed lovely conversations and learned how to make Stuffed Rolls. Stuffed Roll is one of the most popular pastries...

Coffee Night – Thanksgiving in Different Cultures

Crossroads Community held another great coffee night on Oct. 27th. Emily Sechen facilitated a workshop style event to talk about how important it is to give others, appreciate what we have and understand the meaning of Thanksgiving. Conversations among...

Bake Sale for the new ALHUDA Masjid

Crossroads Community Center, weÔÇÖre happy to share that Crossroads community volunteers held a bake sale on Saturday Oct. 7, 2017 at the Masjid of Al-Huda raising 6000$. All proceeds have been donated to the expansion project of the masjid. Visitors were very pleased...

Coffe Night – Noah’s Pudding

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